I can't load a video into live 9 suite

I made a video from some clips with Microsoft movie maker (win 7) and I can't get it to load into a live arrangement. Can anyone offer me some help. Thank you,


etruscan 2 years ago | 0 comments

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  • protokol
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    i've got the same problem, i can load in to the 32bit verison but not the 64bit version. 


    Error always comes up 'could not be read. It may be corrupt or unlicensed'

    1 year ago | 0 comments
  • mcbpete
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    Ableton really prefers it if the video file is in a Quicktime .mov format. You should be able to transcode it into that format using the free application Handbrake ( https://handbrake.fr/ )

    1 year ago | 0 comments
  • [daw] Ableton staff
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    Hi there, 

    In order to process video in the 64 bit version of Live, you need additional codecs on Windows, as the Quicktime codecs only work in the 32 bit version of Live. 

    The following article explains how to install those codecs: 


    Hope this helps, 


    1 year ago | 1 comment
  • wallness
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    The link to MatroskaSplitter.exe doesn't work. 

    1 year ago | 0 comments

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