Find known issues and limitations in the latest release of Adobe Premiere Pro.

October 2020 Release (Version 14.5)

  • Issue: Unable to use assets in Creative Cloud Libraries on launching Premiere Pro.
    Workaround: Follow the steps in this article to work around this issue.
  • Issue: Keyboard shortcuts and drag and drop functionality may not work if the panels are undocked, or if the workspace is split across multiple monitors.
    Workaround: Dock panel or reset workspaces. For more information, see this community forum post.
  • Issue: Unable to launch Premiere Pro if Trend Micro Internet Security is running on Windows 10 operating systems.
    Workaround: Follow these steps to work around this issue:
    1. Open trend micro, and click device.
    2. Click Configure in security settings.
    3. Click the exception list.
    4. Press + Add.
    5. From the popup box, go to This PC > C: > program files > Adobe > premiere pro 2020 >premiere pro 2020.exe.

September 2020 release (14.4)

No warning dialog for unlicensed Stock Audio in Adobe Media Encoder.

July 2020 release (14.3.1)

Green horizontal lines on the Program monitor
Green horizontal lines on the Program monitor
  • Issue: Premiere Pro displays preview artifacts on Program monitor when using Lumetri on systems using NVIDIA GPUs with newer Studio/Game Ready drivers. The issue has been reported on multiple GPUs and GTX 1080 Ti running on latest Game Ready driver 451.48.

      Workaround: Upgrade to the NVIDIA studio driver v451.77.

  • Issue: Premiere Pro displays green horizontal lines in the Program monitor with Intel drivers 8280 and 8336.

      Workaround: Roll back to the older Intel drivers.

June 2020 release (14.3)

Issue: There is unpredictable behavior with Adobe Stock media contained in shared Creative Cloud Libraries. Stock media that has been licensed and shared by a collaborator may not appear as licensed to fellow collaborators, it may appear as media offline, or it may not appear at all in the shared library or sequence when other collaborators open the project and the shared library.

Workaround: Try closing and opening the project, or closing and relaunching Premiere Pro.

April 2020 release (14.1)

Low-level exception errors in the following areas with GPU-rendering enabled:

  • Auto Reframe:  Errors occur when using the nested clip option. Auto reframe works fine, so you can simply ignore these errors.
  • Legacy Title: To workaround this issue, make sure you use software rendering in File > Project Settings > General

February 2020 release (version 14.0.3)

  • From Premiere Pro v 13.1.5 onwards, in rare instances, users are unable to open the Finder when using File Import. This issue is due to Calatina-specific behavior when macOS default security settings have been altered. Please contact tech support for assistance.
  • Issue: On launch, Premiere Pro is blocked by trend micro on Windows 10.
    Workaround: To fix this issue, do the following:
    1. Open trend micro and click Device.
    2. In the security settings, click Configure.
    3. Click Exception list.
    4. Press +add.
    5. From the popup box, go to This PC > C: > program files > Adobe > premiere pro 2020 >premiere pro 2020.exe.

November 2019 (version 14.0) release

  • Issue: Premiere Pro takes a long time to import screen recorded files (OBS files). 
    Workaround: Try transcoding the files using a third party app and then import the transcoded files in Premiere Pro. 
  • Issue: Learning panel can display upper half of workspace as black.
    Workaround: Revert to a saved layout.
  • Issue: When trying to edit text in essential graphics, certain Japanese fonts change to Chinese fonts.
    Workaround: Switch to Japanese font manually.
  • Issue: Remote desktop access of Premiere Pro and Adobe Media Encoder with Windows 10 version 1903 can hang when focus is changed.
    Workaround: A) Do not use remote desktop OR B) set Remote Desktop Audio preference to “no audio”. This option results in no audio being heard through the Remote Desktop.
  • Issue: Premiere Pro may fail to import or show an importer error on some Windows 10 (build 1809) configurations.
    Workaround: Close and restart the Premiere Pro application. Upgrade to Windows 10 (build 1903) or later. For more information, see Premiere Pro fails to import on certain Windows 10 configurations.
  • Issue: Incorrect default position for project panel in 14.0, it opens as a small box in upper left corner of Premiere Pro.
    Workaround: Use "reset to saved layout", which places the panel correctly. Then to persist the layout, save the project.
  • Issue: AJA desktop preview is not drawing properly during capture after updating to Premiere Pro 14.0.
    Workaround: Make sure you update to the latest AJA driver. 
  • Issue: EDLs created in previous versions of Premiere Pro have incorrect audio levels when those EDLs are imported into Premiere Pro 14.0. EDLs created in Premiere Pro 14.0 are also incorrect.
    Workaround: Use an earlier version of Premiere Pro for import and export of EDLs.
  • Issue: Output to second monitor when Disable video output when in the background is unchecked on macOS
    Workaround:
    1. Turn off the second display in the playback preferences, click Ok.
    2. Reopen Playback Preferences and turn the second display back on and click Ok.
    Or move the main Premiere Pro window to partially be on the second screen and then back to the Main screen only.
  • UI errors appear if you use obsolete effects with Premiere Pro using Dark mode on macOS. For more information, see UI errors when using obsolete effects in Premiere Pro on macOS Dark Mode
  • Copying Motion Graphics Templates to Creative Cloud Libraries from the Essential Graphics panel fails if there are no video thumbnails present.