The New Watch Folders in Apple Compressor 4.6 [v]

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[ This is an excerpt from a recent on-line webinar: “New Features in Apple Media Software” which is available as a download in our store, or as part of our Video Training Library. ]


Recently, Apple updated Compressor to version 4.6, where a highlighted feature is automated Watch Folders. In this video tutorial, Larry Jordan shows how these work and how you can use them to automate compression of video, audio or still images exported from any media application.


The New Watch Folders in Apple Compressor 4.6

TRT: 12:38 — MPEG-4 HD movie



Apple updated Final Cut Pro (v10.6), Motion (v5.6) and Compressor (v4.6) last week with significant new features. In this session, Larry Jordan illustrates some of the more interesting – and important – ones.

This session covers:

Discover how these features work, and how to use them in your next project.


This intermediate-level session is designed for editors with some experience with Apple Final Cut Pro, Motion and/or Compressor.

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