Running Final Cut Pro 7 and Final Cut Pro X on the same machine


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Running Final Cut Pro 7 and Final Cut Pro X on the same machine

Unlike previous versions of Final Cut Pro, Final Cut X is a digital download from the App Store. When you purchase the application it is automatically downloaded and an alias is placed in your dock. If you had a previous version of Final Cut Studio, those icons are removed, but don't worry. The applications are not deleted; they are just relocated into a new folder in your Applications folder. You can keep and use both the new version of Final Cut Pro and the legacy versions of the applications on the same machine.

Let's take a look at some of the best practices to do this. Inside your Applications folder you'll notice this new folder is labeled Final Cut Studio. All of your legacy applications are located in this folder. Now you can use both the new version and the old versions of the application on the same machine. The limitation is if you keep the Final Cut Studio applications in this new folder, is that round-tripping won't work between the old applications.

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Running Final Cut Pro 7 and Final Cut Pro X on the same machine
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Running Final Cut Pro 7 and Final Cut Pro X on the same machine provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Abba Shapiro as part of the Migrating from Final Cut Pro 7 to Final Cut Pro X (2011)

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