Final Cut Pro X: Common media management issues

Common media management issues

This section describes common media management issues and solutions.

If you see an alert indicating that a file is missing

You may see a Missing File alert if you move or rename a file in the Finder.

A Missing File alert icon
  1. In the Finder, change the filename back to the filename used in the browser.

  2. Quit and reopen Final Cut Pro.

    The file is relinked to the clip when Final Cut Pro opens.

If a clip was not imported correctly

If you canceled an import and didn’t import an entire clip, the clip has a camera icon on its bottom-left corner.

A camera icon on a partially imported clip

If your DSLR camera isn’t recognized by Final Cut Pro

Published Date: Mar 22, 2019