Understanding the Media tool


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Understanding the Media tool

If ever you need to delete material across multiple bins, multiple projects, and multiple drives, you'll most likely want to use the Media tool. The Media tool is like a super bin, allowing you to bring master clips in from a self-selective group of projects or tribes and then manage the media accordingly. I am going to open up the Media tool by coming up to Tools > Media tool. And as we here on the left, we have the drives that we can choose from, and on the right we have the projects that we can choose from.

Now, my drive has only one project on it, but I do want to give you one note about the projects in this list: this is not necessarily the projects on your system. You can delete all the projects from your system and there'll still be a list of projects here, because what this list is measuring is the project that the media on your drives was originally captured into. That metadata is stored in those media files, so even if you delete a project, your media files can stil...

Understanding the Media tool
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Understanding the Media tool provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ashley Kennedy as part of the Avid Media Composer 6 Essential Training

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Video
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Media Composer
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