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CS4 Crash, Missing File

Mar 21, 2012 8:00 PM

Tags: #file #missing #recovery #video #crash #onlocation #hdv

So I used OnLocation to capture some live video, and it crashed during shot 5.

 

Now when I go back to the project, I see in the shot list, shots 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5, but there seems to be no file associated with shot 5, just a circle arrow for the OnLocation icon of that shot.

 

When I go to the folder where the files should be stored, I see shots 1,2,3,4 and something called shot 5 (!01).m2t, but no shot 5.m2t.

 

Additionally, using a file recovery utility, i can find shot 5.xmp, and shot 5.smvp, but no shot 5.m2t.

 

Any thoughts?

 

Thanks.

 

-wolv

 
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    Mar 22, 2012 11:01 AM   in reply to wolverine.ks

    You didn't get shot 5.

     

    Reshoot.

     
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    Mar 22, 2012 9:11 PM   in reply to wolverine.ks

    No.  You didn't get shot 5 as in the software crashed and it didn't properly record to the hard drive as a complete and usable file.

     
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