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  • Wed, Sep 13 2017 9:33 AM

    Bizarre message consolidating subclips

    I have been consolidating subclips for more years than I care to remember. Recently (not sure quite which version), I get the following very odd message when consolidating (not transcoding) subclips with 'Delete original media when done' selected.

    I have carefully tested this and both the first two options do exactly the same thing. New master clips and media are created, as I'd expect and the original media is deleted. All we actually need here is a warning about deletion. What gives?


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  • Wed, Sep 13 2017 3:28 PM In reply to

    Re: Bizarre message consolidating subclips

    Are these clips that come from a tapeless folder structure? where deleting the original media would be meaningless.

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