“Picture Motion Browser (PMB) for Sony HDR-CX100 only works on Windows, and I have iMac running Parallels XP OS. When I connect Sony HDR-CX100 camcorder to my iMac with the Windows version of PMB installed, the PMB recognizes the video clips in folder, but it could not play the wedding videos.”
If you google the solutions for the PMB problem for Sony HDR-CX100, there will be several answers about codec, player and converter.
If you have installed certain codec that might conflict with the PMB, you shall delete them to see if you can play the wedding videos from Sony HDR-CX100 with the PMB on Windows. You even try VLC media player to play the .mts videos.
If the above solution does not work for you, then you can try to convert Sony HDR-CX100 MTS to WMV for Windows Media Player, and then play Sony HDR-CX100 HD videos on Parallels XP OS via iMac. Aunsoft MTS/M2TS Converter is the recommended Sony CX100 MTS converter to solve the PMB problem on Parallels XP OS. Here is the screenshot of the Sony CX100 MTS converter.
To play Sony HDR-CX100 MTS wedding videos on Windows without PMB software, just free download Aunsoft MTS/M2TS Converter as the Sony CX100 converter, and import the .mts files from Sony CX100 to the converter. Click the drop-down option for choosing format, and navigate the mouse cursor to Common Video or HD Video to choose .wmv output format. Then you can click convert button on the bottom-right corner to start conversion.
As Sony HDR-CX100 records videos in interlaced mode, you may also click the Editor button and go to the Effect tab to deinterlace 1080i MTS videos.
1. If you would like to directly play Sony CX100 MTS videos on Mac OS X like 10.4 Tiger, 10.5 Leopard or 10.6 Snow Leopard, just use the Mac Sony CX100 MTS converter.
2. For more solutions about Sony camcorders like HDR-CX350, HDR-XR520, HDR-SR12, HDR-TG5, Cyber-shot DSC-HX5V, DSC-TX7, just go to the Sony camcorder column.