1. Launch Adobe Premiere Pro by selecting the icon on the desktop dock.
2. Wait for the program to load, then select New Project on the left menu.
3. When this screen pops up:
Click Browse…, then go to Media Storage and select your folder, then click Choose.
Once the location has been set, give your project a name. The default file name is “Untitled.”
Change the "Capture Format" option from "DV" to "HDV."
Your project will open and you are ready to start editing!