Adobe Premiere Playback Issue
Created by NMC Staff [Updated 2014-07-10]
On the MAC, Adobe Premiere will occasionally only play short bits of video. To address this issue:
1) Close the application.
2) Access the computer's Library Preferences
a) In Finder menu: Go > Home or Go > Computer
b) Open Library folder, then click on Preferences folder, then click on Audio folder:
Library > Preferences > Audio
c) See #3
a) In Finder > Go > Go to Folder...
b) In the pop-up window field type: ~/Library > Go
c) In Library window click Preferences. In Preferences Spotlight type "Audio"
d) adjacent to "Search" field, click on Preferences
e) On the Desktop open the Main Drive (not "Large-Drive") > Library > Preferences > Audio
f) See #3
3) Remove (place in Trash): com.app.audio.DeviceSettings.plist
4) If Premier Pro playback still isn't working, also remove:
5) Restart Premiere. The above should resolve your playback issues.