I answered my own question. Thank you and Sorry for the false alarm.
From your screenshot you appear to be working on Premiere Elements 12 Mac. Please be sure to install and work from the 12.1 Update. See Help Menu/Update. After that
Open a new project....
When you select Quick Guided, the first thing you should see is
What are you selecting, "Getting started with Premiere Elements" or something else?
For this troubleshooting, please start a new project and select "Getting started with Premiere Elements".
You should see the following after you select that tutorial
When you click NEXT at the bottom of that Guided Editing dialog, you should see
Once you click on Add Media with the yellow frame, you should get
Guided is not a video tutorial. It is a set of instructions to guide you through steps in different workflows.
Please review and consider and then let us know if this is a matter of expectations and interpretations on the Guided feature or whether there
are technical flaws in your project. If you use Expert Guided instead of Quick Guided do you find yourself in the same situation?
I did not see your report of success until after I had posted my reply.
What turned out to be your answer? Was I correct in the expectations explanation or was it something else?
Never hesitate to ask questions or to ask for explanations.
Thank you ATR. I appreciate the quick response! Avo
Thanks for the reply.
The following link will take you to some Premiere Elements 12 video tutorials that you might want to check out if you have not already.
We are glad for the opportunity to be of assistance whenever needed.
Please update on your progress when you get the chance.