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Shawn Christian
exporting with quicktime
on May 18, 2011 at 3:11:11 pm

When I export vids to desktop using quicktime, then open them, they re-open in FCP. Any ideas?


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Jeff Greenberg
Re: exporting with quicktime
on May 18, 2011 at 3:56:07 pm

I'm going to guess you're using FCP 6 or earlier. (This might be even a Leopard or tiger 'feature.)

Basically, the OS knows that FCP 'owns' those files.

Get info on one, change the program that opens them to QuickTime and then Apply to all.

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Sarah Taylor
Re: exporting with quicktime
on May 21, 2011 at 11:50:32 pm

Hi,

If you are wanting to send this quicktime movie to someone using a PC or a MAC without FCP I would suggest using export using quicktime conversion. It gives you more options for movie settings etc. This .mov will open directly in QuickTime.

Sarah


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