Saving and backing up


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Saving and backing up

Have you heard the saying "save early and save often?" It's something that writers live by, and it's something you should live by too as an editor. Add one more thing to that phrase though. Save and backup early and often. In this movie, we will discuss how to appropriately save and backup your work so that you can avoid unpleasant catastrophes with computer crashes and data loss. Now if you've worked in any other type of software you're probably pretty used to hitting Ctrl+S or Command+S to save your project along the way.

Media Composer should be no different, but there is a couple of things you should know about saving. As you see here I have three bins. To the left of the bin name on all of them is a little star. This indicates that the bin is unsaved. On a Mac that'll be represented by a little diamond. To save one bin I just click on the bin and type Ctrl+S or Command+S. Notice that it leaves the other bins unsaved. If I want to save them all at once I ca...

Saving and backing up
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Saving and backing up provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ashley Kennedy as part of the Avid Media Composer 5 Essential Training

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Video
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Media Composer
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