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  1. what is the official standpoint on multithreading / multicore?

    i just had contact with support regarding super slow rendering times – they referred me here.
    i convert an h264 to a cropped png sequence, no effects applied (except the cropping).
    if i do this in premiere or ae, it takes at least 2 hours and only utilises a fraction of my cpu. if i do the very same operation via ffmpeg (cli), it's done in less then 7 minutes. attached you'll find screenshots of the two procedures, note the render times (as said, same task, same machine, same result).

    is this expected behaviour (because cc simply does not work…

    17 votes
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  2. Please fix flickering play-head resulting in inactive timeline

    Still getting this flickering playhead issue. My interface basically become inactive when this happens. I've done everything: Update graphics card, updated Adobe Premiere and reworked my cache and ram. I've configured the graphics on the computer for Premiere and udated the C++ preview files. There is really no workaround for this? (Video of what is happening attached)

    Work Computer:

    Windows 10.0.18362

    Ryzen 7 2700 Eight-Core

    16 GB Ram

    AMD Radeon RX 580

    29 votes
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  3. .Mogrt performance is super slow in 2020

    Specific issues:
    Sluggish scrubbing, choppy playback, longer load time.

    Our dev team was super excited to hear about the new upgrades, but have found performance is dramatically slowed down in the latest version.

    Curious if there will be a patch to fix it, or if there are new development standards to make tools align with the new version? (New code optimization techniques etc.)

    Also attached a clip comparing the speed of 2019 to 2020.

    15 votes
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  4. .mogrts almost unusable in 2020

    Not sure what changed, but I'm unable to use .mogrt's effectively after the 2020 update. Overall performance is really slow both in the timeline and with previews rendering them unusable in some cases.

    It appears to be an issue for 90% of .mogrts imported. Even mogrts with very light weight graphics. So it is likely code related.

    13 votes
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  5. BUG: Premiere Pro 2020 "Not Responding" During h.264 Imports

    Problem: Importing a 5.5 - 6GB h.264 file (4K/59.94 FPS) causes Premiere to go "Not Responding". The import dialog box stays up, the status bar doesn't move, and both the dialog box and Premiere's title bar say "Not Responding". While this is happening, one core of my OC'd 7900X goes right to 100%. Another core is around 50-70%, and the rest are at or near idle.

    This lasts for approximately 1 minute and 20 seconds per file imported, give or take. I can't do a single thing with Premiere while the import is happening; I have to just sit and…

    6 votes
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  6. Make it so the media offline notification doesn't appear until AFTER Premire has finished loading up

    Because of the yet to be solved bleeding media management issues with Premiere some projects can get large, over 100MBs, and be slow to open. Very slow. Naturally one might step away for a moment to let Premiere slowly do its thing, but it doesn't if something is offline. Rather than open the project as requested, it has to let you know something is offline first. Then you can wait again while your project slowly opens. Can this notice come after the project loads? It'd be more efficient and less invasive.

    3 votes
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  7. Generating Peak Files should be Multi-threaded

    Generating peak files is one of the slowest aspects of Premiere. Can we please make this process faster?

    3 votes
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  8. Make Proxies for All Clips in Specific Sequence Please!

    Let's finally add the ability to create proxies for a specific sequence.

    If you have multiple takes for a scene, and you grab selects to create a stringout, allow us to simply right click, etc, the sequence/timeline tab and "create proxies for sequence"

    Then the auto proxy workflow would work like it does and make proxies for those clips online.

    Currently to do this, if proxies aren't made for every clip (or not relinking! :/ ) we have to individually select each clip, go to the project panel, right clip, make proxy. Over and over. And with many clips this…

    4 votes
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  9. Fix VFR Performance

    There are are numerous threads on the Adobe Forums concerning VFR performance issues in 13.1.4. These users are seeing a large detriment when editing VFR compared to steady frame rate footage. Please fix this performance issue or post official documentation describing the issue and offering troubleshooting steps such as transcoding with open source software including Handbrake. Threads:

    https://forums.adobe.com/message/11229628#11229628
    https://forums.adobe.com/message/11226112#11226112
    https://forums.adobe.com/message/11225930#11225930
    https://forums.adobe.com/message/11217231#11217231
    https://forums.adobe.com/message/11213814#11213814
    https://forums.adobe.com/thread/2628833
    https://adobe-video.uservoice.com/forums/911233-premiere-pro/suggestions/35095813-please-improve-variable-framerate-support
    https://www.reddit.com/r/premiere/comments/cvb9v5/videofootageisbufferingandglitchingin/ey35gss/

    7 votes
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  10. Premiere Pro CC 2019 13.0.2 search / find / bin filter issues

    SEARCH/FIND/BIN NOT WORKING!

    After the update to Premiere Pro CC 13.0.2 (on a Macbook Pro running OS 10.13.6) I started having issues with the project panel bin filter search not showing clips that I knew were in the project - I'd search for a word in the name of a clip and no clips would show up. I tried using the Cmd-F tool instead, and Premiere would either find nothing or stall out and rainbow wheel. Creating a search bin also failed to work properly - I'd create one to search for a word that was in the name or…

    66 votes
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  11. Clip markers make a project file unmanagably large.

    If your project file is way bigger than it should be, try removing all clip markers from clips, namely WAV files. Clip markers on WAV files severely effect the size of a project I found. Adobe, please do something to fix this. And while you're at it, make them actually function where they are useful. the marker window doesn't even tell you the name of a clip. This makes searching for a clip marker across multiple clips a huge time suck. Clip markers should point to the media they are associated with and to that marker even though that clip…

    2 votes
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  12. Parallel development programme needed to recode performance critical areas of Premiere Pro

    So many reports of Premiere Pro sluggish behaviour, slow rendering, timeline glitching etc
    On a top notch platform running smoothly you still get these sorts of issues
    QA on latest Release 14.x also seems poor.
    Code appears to behave like patch on patch ?.
    Please create a parallel development programme for a re-write of performance critical areas - users will vote with their feet ulitmately.

    2 votes
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  13. The Preimere 2020 timeline sluggish when "Browse" tab of essential graphics is open.

    I don't know if there is a memory leak or ram overload but for whatever reason the browse tab open makes premiere awfully slow. Please work on a patch or fix. Thanks

    1 vote
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  14. Please Fix the slow, laggy UI on 5k HiDPI Screens!

    Hi,

    I just got a brand new Apple Mac Pro with the 32 GB Vega II GPU and was hoping it would finally bring smooth UI performance to my 5k Display in Premiere. Sadly, this has absolutely not been the case. Simply scrubbing the timeline, or moving a clip around is so sluggish and slow, it‘s just god awful. The same project on a 6 years old trashcan Mac Pro with 3xFull HD Displays runs absolutely like butter.

    Other software, like Final Cut, manage the same performance on the new machine on a 5k Display, but not Premiere. This is…

    3 votes
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  15. BUG: Miserable Playback in Pr 2020 versus 2019 (Layer visibility no longer affects playback performace)

    In the newest version of Premiere Pro 2020 (Version 14.0.0), realtime playback performance takes a hit for every layer whether or not they are visible (whether or not the eyeball is on or off).

    This was not the behaviour in 2019. If playback performance was poor because we had too many layers of information streaming in, we could turn off (click the eyeball) for layers and playback performance would improve dramatically. Only the visible layers would load and and I could watch at 3x speed. Now I can't even listen to just the audio tracks at 3x speed because it's…

    4 votes
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  16. Bug premiere pro 12.1.2 slow video

    While editing and scrubbing through clips in my source window.
    My video starts to slow down, altough audio keeps playing at the same speed. I had it on several clips and it only starts after 5 minutes of selecting clips for my montage. I'm rendering on CUDA, and all the settings are right.
    This bug is a big influence on my working progress and the only option i have at the moment, is to close my premiere each 5 minutes and work on the next clip. This costs me valuable time. Can this be fixed asap?

    1 vote
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  17. By stopping it stuttering and freezing on playback

    It was ok but now it is terrible, what's happened to it?
    It constantly stutters, I have a very basic short video clip, one music track and 3 cross fade transitions, but I cannot see the transitions work due to playback stutter and stalling.
    Update it or roll-it back to previous drivers, recent updates have ruined it.

    2 votes
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  18. Playback issues with latest updates of everything

    When updates are proposed, I usually perform them. I recently updated to the latest versions of CC as well as the latest version of Mac OS (10.14.6).
    I am now finding that playback on any type of material has become stuttering. I tried cleaning cache and things like that, but the problem stays.
    Does anyone experience similar effects?
    I have a Mac Book Pro from early 2015 with Intel Core i7, 2.5 GHz, 16 Gb RAM and a graphical card Intel Iris Pro 1536 MB.
    Thanks for any feedback!

    7 votes
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  19. Skip new features for next release and focus only on bug fixes and speed issues

    Focus only on bug fixes and performance will make a big announce to professional community !

    Not only it will help adobe to gain back the trust with all users, it will send a strong message to the industry.

    A lot of people are switching to other software, the time that took dev teams to fixes all the bugs is too long. On Premiere working on a advanced project that is longer than 8/10 minutes seems impossible now...

    Many influencer and creative people are switching to Resolve as it gets better and better... as Phillip Bloom and others...

    I think…

    1 vote
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  20. Fix play head issues when dragging from the top

    When dragging from the head or top of the playhead it is very laggy however when dragging from the line or body it is a lot smoother. This is a very strange bug and it would be nice to see a fix.

    2 votes
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