In the 4th quarter of 2013, Apple released a new version of its operating system (see previous post on Mavericks). Following that update, Apple also updated a number of their apps, including a “point” update to Final Cut Pro X. The application was updated from version 10.0.9 to 10.1. This update to Final Cut Pro is significant, because it fundamentally changes how project files are managed and archived. Both Mavericks and the new version of Final Cut Pro are available on each of the Macs in the Tech Commons, CL240 of the Parnassus Library.
This is especially important to users of our multimedia workstations, because our local hard drives are “frozen” and erased every night. So if you don’t properly manage your projects, you could lose your work! Continue reading