Relinking missing footage


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Relinking missing footage

Now I know this composition looks perfectly fine right now and that's just because the After Effects project can actually find all the external files that are linked to it. But on occasion, you'll open up a project and not be able to see any of the files or some of the files will be missing. And it'll be kind of terrifying because they'll look like color bars. And the first time I ever saw that, I panicked. I don't want you to panic, so just kind of follow with me as I mess this up and then show you how to fix it.

So first thing, with my External_ Files here, I'm just going to open up my Photoshop document and if you right- click on any file, you can always say Reveal in Finder or in Windows Explorer. So when I reveal that, here's my Photoshop document, I'm just going to do something kind of scary, and drag this to the Trash. Do not do this on your system. But when you do that, I can come back in here and then right-click on here and say Reload Footage.

And it...

Relinking missing footage
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Relinking missing footage provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the After Effects CS6 Essential Training

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Video
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