Sorting Objects in the Media list
The Media list contains the following columns that provide information about each object
in your project.
Displays a thumbnail of the media object.
Lists the filename of the source media on disk where the object is
linked. If you change the name of corresponding linked objects in
the Layers list, this name doesn’t change.
Lists the type of file, whether it’s a still image, QuickTime movie,
image sequence, or audio file.
Indicates that the media is in use in the project.
Displays the total duration of the object, in frames or timecode,
depending on what is displayed in the Timeline.
Displays the frame size of the object, in pixels.
For QuickTime movies, displays the codec used. For still images,
displays the method of compression that’s applied based on the
Specifies the color depth of the image.
Displays the video frame rate of the object, in frames per second.
For audio files and QuickTime movies, displays the sample rate of
For audio files and QuickTime movies, specifies the bit depth of the
Audio Bit Depth
Shows the size of the source media file on disk.
Shows the file creation date of the source media file on disk.
Shows the file modification date of the source media file on disk.
This is a useful parameter to use for file management.
To move a column to the right or left in the Media list
Drag a column header to the right or left to move it.
To increase or decrease the size of each item’s thumbnail in the Media list
Do one of the following:
Use the scale control at the bottom of the Media list.
Drag the separator between the rows of items.
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