Course Summary


Course name:
Final Cut Server 1.5 Getting Started

Robbie Carman

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Software works on:
Mac only

In Final Cut Server 1.5 Getting Started, Robbie Carman shows how to set up, administer, and integrate Final Cut Server into a production workflow and keep digital assets safe and organized. The course covers installing the server and client software, configuring users and groups, uploading assets, and using the check-in/check-out procedure for working with files. Archiving, automation, and metadata customization techniques are also covered. Exercise files accompany the course.
Topics include:

* Understanding how Final Cut Server works
* Final Cut Server terminology
* Installing the server and client software
* Uploading assets via drag and drop
* Using watchers and scans to automatically add assets to Final Cut Server
* Searching and viewing assets
* Adding assets to the cache
* Working with and customizing metadata
* Creating simple automations
* Backing up the server catalog and archiving assets
* Troubleshooting