How to Convert and Import a DVD into Sony Vegas
If you have collected some DVDs, you may have the need to edit your favorite DVD movies in Sony Vegas Pro to make some modifications. However, Sony Vegas doesn't support DVD format, so you can not import DVD to Sony Vegas Pro smoothly. You probably would meet the issue like below:
"I'm having issues importing a DVD to Sony Vegas 12. I go into "file" then click "import". It looks like it's about to do something but then nothing happens... Thanks for your assistance with this!"
Though Sony Vegas Pro supports lots of video and audio format, such as WMV, MOV, MP4, MPG, etc, it doesn't support DVD importing like most video editing software. If you want to edit DVD files in Sony Vegas Pro without any issues, you need a DVD converter to rip and convert DVD to Vegas Pro compatible video formats first.
To make DVD videos to work well with Sony Vegas Pro, Brorsoft DVD to Software Converter is highly recommended to convert DVD to Sony Vegas Pro native format - MPG. No matter what version of the NLE apps you are applying, and what Windows system you are working on, this DVD ripper will assist you to import DVD files to Sony Vegas Pro as well as Adobe Premiere Pro, Pinnacle Studio, Windows Movie Maker, etc for editing smoothly. Download it and follow its step-by-step instruction below to learn how to rip DVD clips to MPEG-2 for Vegas Pro.
Download DVD to Sony Vegas Converter:
How to Import footage on DVD to Sony Vegas
Step 1. Add DVD to the program
Insert the DVD disc into your computer's DVD drive, run the DVD converter and click Load DVD to import the DVD movies (DVD folder, ISO files or IFO files). After DVD has been loaded, you can select subtitles, choose audio tracks, preview DVD and take snapshots as you like.
Step 2. Choose the output format
Click "Format" bar to determine output format. Follow "Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas" and select "MPEG-2(*.mpg)" as the output format. Besides, you can also choose WMV (VC-1) (*.wmv) if you want to get a relatively smaller output file.
Step 3. Adjust output parameters
You can click "Settings" button to adjust output parameters, including the Bitrate of Video and Audio, the Codec of Video and Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc.
Step 4. Start converting DVD to Sony Vegas
When all is OK, simply click "Convert" to begin the ripping. The conversion will finish soon if your DVD movie is not too large. After the conversion finished, you can get the videos highly compatible with Sony Vegas Pro. Just Launch Sony Vegas and import the converted videos to it and enjoy home video editing!