Apple ProRes 422 codec for Windows
Apple ProRes 422 codec is the best codec for Final Cut Pro (X) editing on Mac, once you convert MXF, MTS, M2TS, H.264 MOV to Apple ProRes codec format, you can import recorded videos to Final Cut Pro without problems, and you can edit without rendering.
Many people are looking for Apple ProRes 422 codec for Windows platform, you may have the same need. But now in the market, there is no software can convert videos to Apple ProRes 422 codec on Windows OS, the software that can convert recordings to Apple ProRes 422 codec must have to use Final Cut Pro (X) software’s kernel, so the software must run on Mac OS which has already installed the Final Cut Pro (X) software.
How to use Apple ProRes 422 codec on Windows platform? Maybe the best way is to convert footages to Apple ProRes 422 codec on a Mac OS computer, and then you can copy converted video footages to Windows computer.
Here I will show the easy way to convert videos like MXF, MTS, M2TS, MOV, and MPG to Apple ProRes 422 codec on Mac, you can follow the steps to convert, and then use the Apple ProRes 422 footages on Mac or Windows.
1. Install Apple ProRes Video Converter, this software supports nearly all videos to import or output, it has many optimized output formats for editing software, like DNxHD for Avid Media Composer, Apple ProRes 422, 4444, HQ, Proxy for FCP (X), Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) for imovie and final cut express, etc. if you need to also convert DVD and Blu-ray, you need to use iMedia Converter for Mac.
2. Import or drag and drop the videos that you want to convert to Apple ProRes 422. And then choose ProRes format for output, just click and choose Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov).
3. Adjust the output video’s parameters as you want. Click the Setting button after the Format to get the Profile Settings. You can customize the resolution or bitrate.
4. Edit function.
5. Click convert button to start convert videos to Apple ProRes 422 on Mac.
After conversion, you can import converted ProRes footages to FCP for editing, or copy to Windows for use as you need. Now please download this Apple ProRes 422 Converter and have a try, hope this article and software can solve your Apple ProRes codec application problems.