Access Media From Other Projects in Avid Media Composer 5


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Accessing media from other projects

Avid projects are containers for our work. Ideally, all media for a project would be directly imported, linked, or captured into the project we're going to be working in. Sometimes, however, you'll need to access clips and bins from other projects. For example, reusable or generic elements such as slides, graphics, books, bars and tone can be imported just once into a resources project and then available for use in any project via the Open bin dialog. Here, in the Project window, I've got the Fast menu.

If I click down in here, I've got the option to Open bin. I've been automatically put into the Project folder for the current project that I have open. So if I browse up a level, I'll now be in the Avid Project's folder. Here, I've got a Resources Project; inside there I've got Bars and Tone bin. Let's Open that up. There we go. So now these Clips are available for immediate playback and editing in my project. However, best practice dictates that we creat...

Accessing media from other projects
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Accessing media from other projects provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Steve Holyhead as part of the Avid Media Composer 5 Getting Started

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Video
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