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Thanks in advance guys! AVID2 points Final Cut Pro X and the Touch Bar or “Where are my F keys?”6 points · 12 comments Is the New 2016 Macbook Pro suitable for Professional Video Editing?1 points · 1 comment Can Not 100% necessary, but helps for media management. I made a new sequence/project, went to my bin, right clicked import and I got the following error message when trying to import "the file format of (file name) is not Source

Maybe AMA is the bug, or maybe its my usb2 external source drive? If so - should I temporarily rename the other one? I used to be one of them. I moved my old AvidMediaComposer folder out of Macintosh HD>Users>Shared and can watch as MC creates a new one on startup. http://community.avid.com/forums/p/95855/548573.aspx

Launch Avid and create a new project (named identical to an old one you had, if you want). Its not like I am looking for real time performance here, I was just trying to play around with some footage and see how it performed on my ancient mac while If Avid DID recreate the database files, go to TOOLS dropdown, go to MEDIA TOOL. Also, 5400 is quite slow as well for HD.

I do this even on my high end system, you don't want to be set back by playback choppyness or other errors when editing, you don't. Now I didn't type a "/" at all and if I go to startup disk in System Preferences it lists the disk as Untitled but it still reads with the original still wont link. Also, there's a RELINK tool in one of the dropdown menus.

when its done and I can copy paste off my console... Upon playback of the clips that I was able to import successfully there was quite a bit of flickering in both the left window viewer or the right window timeline, I What is the actual name of your drive? www.avid.com/ama (http://www.avid.com/ama).

As the MC is opening the most recent project when launching, and I cannot leave the project without force quitting , I can't create a new project. Pro Tools Operating System Compatibility Chart Airspeed crash leaving flickering output HP Z840 Workstation Slot Order & Configuration Highest Rated Articles AAF Export is cancelled with the message AAF export NN PS my timeline is all light green with dark green dots on it, so I am rendering now to see if that gets rid of the play back flickering and error all exactly as you specify ...

Then I found this on an AVID site: "This is a BUG ! It could even be the extensions of those files, they ended with the word "r3d.part" not ".r3d" and since I downloaded them off the Reducation link I suspect they were cut Whenever I get that message, I quit avid and it gives me the normal display window to open a project. Go to Tools, console and type: alldrives No space, and hit return, restart MC Also, if you didn't give your files tape names you can cause lots of problems, you can

Did you have any rendered effects? this contact form This is NOT installed by default. i dont have a mag or epic and cant remember what those little files are in the mag structure, but you know what i mean, the non .r3d stuff in the And yeah, we should definitely grab a beer sometime.

  1. If it scanned the media, go back to the media drive, make sure the Database files are created and are there.
  2. I made a new sequence/project, went to my bin, right clicked import and I got the following error message when trying to import "the file format of (file name) is not
  3. Tomorrow I am even considering trying to run some SD mini dv footage through it to see if I still have problems with playback!
  4. Brian Merlen12-01-2011, 07:18 PMI decided to step it down a notch and try some DSLR 1080HD video to see if that worked (though for the record I can playback r3ds in

There's no deadline for this, it's a personal project but I'd like to get it working. Thanks! When I go to disk utility the drive name is listed as "/" no " marks. have a peek here Avid Symphony 6 Mac OS X 10.9.2 32GB RAM 27" iMac 3.4 Ghz i7 256Gb SSD and 2TB HD Thunderbolt G Raid Drives [view my complete system specs] Wed, Apr 13

Download a disk speed test application to see what it feels the true speed of the drive is after OS system overhead. This sounds like the problem you are describing. If I have to do it I will, but I'd love to find a shortcut to the task of recreating and copying the contents of the folders.

If that doesn't fix it I am considering upgrading my internal drive to SSD or getting a new system if needed.

So I am trying to import it the old fashion way right now to see if that works. I couldn't find anything in the Knowledgebase. Funny you should mention that. But I have had this audio underrun and I've got a top spec'd Mac Pro with Atto R380 and 12GB Ram...they know it's an issue and a patch should be coming.

Kevin Wild11-22-2011, 01:04 PMI only did a very quick test and was unable to access my 4k HD files using AMA using the new Media Composer 6.0 on an iMac. You might have to just render your sequence again... This all seems a bit clumsy - normally I would have a master folder for each project. Check This Out Believe me I can't wait to get this USB2 drive out of my studio, everything I am doing is taking so long and I am furious that this data recovery is

Then 1, 2, 3..etc.