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  • Sun, Jul 29 2018 1:41 PM

    Another drive-archiving question


    If I have an external hard drive on my computer (call it J) and I transcode material onto it, then later I purchase another external hard drive (call it M) and I transfer the recent transcoding on J over to it, does MC instantly detect the changes with all references in my timeline bins changed, now pointing to the new destination in M?  Do I need to consider anything else?

    Thank you,


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  • Sun, Jul 29 2018 2:44 PM In reply to

    Re: Another drive-archiving question

    Yes. Avid media stored on a media drive has index files that list the files stored and their media IDs.

    When you lanuch MC it loads those databases and creates the required connections. Drive letter is unimportant.


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