Deleting clips and using the Media tool


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Deleting clips and using the Media tool

After encouraging you to create a bunch of HD media, it would be remiss of me if I would were not also to cover how to delete media. So let's go back to the graphics we imported at XDcam 35 Megabits per second into import bin earlier. Select just the graphics themselves, not the sequence. Hit the Delete key on your keyboard. Now you've got two choices. Do you want to delete the master clips themselves, which are the objects in the bin, or do we want to delete the media files associated with them? These are the media files that take up most of the space and are stored on the Media Drive.

That's actually what I want to do. I want to delete just the media associated with them. Click OK. Confirm. Now the media has gone. If I take one of these clips here from the bin, and load it into the Source viewer, you can see it's displaying Media Offline, and the sequence that we made from those clips is also offline. Now, if I were to also go ahead and repeat the Delete command with those...

Deleting clips and using the Media tool
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Deleting clips and using the Media tool provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Steve Holyhead as part of the Migrating from Final Cut Pro 7 to Avid Media Composer 5.5

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Video
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Final Cut Pro Media Composer
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