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Common Errors in Premiere Pro (& How to Fix Them)

You can probably face hundreds of errors in Premiere Pro, as with all other editing software. Luckily, I’ve listed the errors you will likely face in this post and how to fix them. Without further ado, let’s get to it! What types of Errors Are There? I’ve divided the errors discussed in this article into …

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Fix: “The File Has an Unsupported Compression Type” Premiere Pro

Are you getting the error “The File Has an Unsupported Compression Type” in Premiere Pro? If so, read on! In this quick guide, you’ll learn how to fix it. “The File Has an Unsupported Compression Type” error means that Premiere Pro cannot read the file you are trying to import. This is usually due to …

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Fix “The Importer Reported a Generic Error” in Premiere Pro

When importing media to Premiere Pro, are you seeing “The Importer Reported a Generic Error”? If so, read on! This article will look at what causes the error and how to fix it. Why Am I Getting the “The Importer Reported a Generic Error” in Premiere Pro? If you are getting “The Importer Reported a …

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9 Solutions to “Media Pending” Error in Premiere Pro

Does your video in Premiere Pro keep showing the yellow “Media Pending” error? Very frustrating, I know!  However, after using Premiere for years, I’ve found different methods to solve this issue. And today, I will share them with you. So, let’s get started! Here’s a video I made about the error as well: What is …

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Fix “Unsupported Format or Damaged File” in Premiere Pro

Are you getting the “Unsupported Format or Damaged File” error when importing Premiere Pro? If so, don’t worry, as this error is relatively easy to fix! Here’s a video version of the article: Why Am I getting the Error “Unsupported Format or Damaged File”? The “Unsupported Format or Damaged File” error is triggered when you …

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How to Fix “The File Cannot Be Opened Because of a Header Error” in Premiere Pro

Unable to import your image(s) to Premiere Pro? Does “The File Cannot Be Opened Because of a Header Error” pop up? After a bunch of research, I’ve finally found out what’s causing it (and how to solve it.) Read on to find out! What Causes “The File Cannot Be Opened Because of a Header Error” …

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“Error Retrieving Frame” in Premiere Pro (15 Solutions)

Are you getting the “Error Retrieving Frame” message in Premiere Pro? If so, you are not alone! “Error Retrieving Frame” means that Premiere Pro cannot extract information about a specific frame; this results in a black frame. To fix this issue, you must troubleshoot and remove the obstacle causing it. After doing tons of research, …

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[Solved] “There Was An Error Decompressing Audio or Video” Premiere Pro

Are you getting the “There was an error decompressing audio or video” when importing an audio file to Premiere Pro? If so, don’t worry!  We’ve compiled a list of possible solutions to fix this error. These solutions have solved the error for thousands of people across the internet! The error message “There Was An Error …

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Premiere Pro: “Unsupported Video Driver” (6 Solutions)

Are you met with the “Unsupported Video Driver” message when starting up Premiere Pro? Don’t worry; this is usually a quick fix! The “Unsupported Video Driver” error message in Premiere Pro means that Premiere Pro does not support your graphics card driver. The error is usually solved by downloading and installing the latest driver version …

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Premiere Pro: “Media Offline” Error (Quick Solution)

Are you faced with a red program monitor saying “Media offline” in Premiere Pro? Don’t worry; this is fixed in a couple of clicks! If you prefer watching a video instead of reading, I’ve also made the video below: Why Does Premiere Pro Say Media Offline? The «Media offline» error in Premiere Pro means that …

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