Setup the System Preferences on the Computer -
RECOMMENDED REBOOT THE COMPUTER BEFORE YOU START
|After reboot make sure the white Thunderbolt cable is plugged into the IMac|
|Go to Apple > System Preferences|
|Go to the Blackmagic Desktop Video preference and double click it|
|Click on this icon to access the settings for HD Playback|
Make sure the Output Format is set to 108059.94
This is how the settings should be set.
108059.94 for everything
You can close the Desktop Video Utility
Go to >the Dock or the >Applications Folder>Open Adobe Premiere
|Open a new project|
|Name the project and choose where to save it and hit OK|
Create a new timeline/sequence by clicking on the new item icon
Choose "Canon XF MPEG2 > 1080i > Canon XF MPEG2 108030..."
Name your timeline/sequence
|Your project window should look like this|
|Download your files from box|
|Drag you clips into the timeline|
|If you get this warning, choose "Keep existing settings"|
Set the Premiere Playback Preferences
Choose > Premiere Pro > Preferences > Playback...
Choose Blackmagic Playback
Go to >File>Save or Save As...
Save on the tempstorage drive
|When Cueing up each clip, be sure the play head is at the VERY FIRST frame of video.|