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Liliana Penagos
Mass unlinking and relinking files
on Sep 27, 2017 at 3:44:18 pm

Hi there,

I always have trouble collecting projects, now its being extra annoying 😤. My project is collecting everything but giving me an error about one file at the end and then nothing is actually linked to the collected files, it isn't offline, just linking to the files that are all over the place. I'm wondering if theres a way, like in Premiere/Final Cut to unlink all the media and then re-link to where you want it to look, rather than doing this one by one??

Thank you!


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Angie Taylor
Re: Mass unlinking and relinking files
on Sep 28, 2017 at 6:23:30 am

Also, instead of removing that problem file you could just compress it and delete the original, this way it will be skipped and marked as missing. You can add it back in later.

cheers,

Angie

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Liliana Penagos
Re: Mass unlinking and relinking files
on Sep 28, 2017 at 4:21:28 pm

Thanks! What do you mean compress it?


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Angie Taylor
Re: Mass unlinking and relinking files
on Sep 28, 2017 at 4:22:58 pm

I mean Zip up the folder so the contents can't be accessed by the AE project :)

cheers,

Angie

Angie Taylor animation & illustration for television, film, web and devices

http://www.angietaylor.co.uk
Twitter: theangietaylor
Linkedin: theangietaylor
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Remus Hosu
Re: Mass unlinking and relinking files
on Sep 28, 2017 at 9:39:02 pm

If you are missing one file, you can type "missing" in the search bar of the project panel, choose the file, double click on it and locate the source. Then you can go ahead and save the project and collect the files.

http://bluefx.net


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