In Adobe Premiere Elements 2019, monitor player controls truncate or are unusable while working in Dual Monitor workspace.


Perform the following steps:

  1. Close Adobe Premiere Elements 2019 if it is open.

  2. Navigate to the appropriate path and delete the Layouts folder:

    • Windows: C:\Users\<UserName>\Documents\Adobe\Premiere Elements\17.0\
    • Mac OS: /Users/<UserName>/Documents/Adobe/Premiere Elements/17.0/
  3. Download the file and extract DualMonitorEditing.layout17 to Desktop.

  4. Navigate to the following path and replace the DualMonitorEditing.layout17 file with the file extracted to Desktop in the previous step.

    • Windows: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Premiere Elements 2019\Layouts\
    • Mac OS: /Applications/Adobe Premiere Elements 2019/Support Files/Adobe Premiere
  5. Launch Adobe Premiere Elements 2019.

  6. If the issue persists, restore the workspace by choosing Window > Restore Workspace, and then trigger the dual monitor workspace by choosing Window > Dual Monitor Workspace.