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The options described below are not used by every format. Only the ones relevant to the selected format are accessible.
- Clip Name box
Select how the clip is named when the file is imported.
|Select: ||To: |
|Enter Clip Name ||Activate the Clip Name field so that you can manually enter the clip name. When selecting multiple files for import, this name is used for all imported files. |
|Clip Name from File Name ||Use the name of the imported file as the clip name. |
|Clip Name from Header ||Read the clip name from the header of the imported file. |
|Clip Name from XML ||Use the clip name listed in the XML file accompanying the XDCAM media. (XDCAM only) |
|Clip Name from Essence ||Use the clip name inferred from the directory structure of the P2 or XDCAM clip. (P2 and XDCAM only) |
- Clip Name field
Enter the name to use when importing the clip. Enabled if Name is set to Enter Clip Name.
- Clip Names box (OpenEXR and PSD)
Layers (PSD) and channels (OpenEXR) are imported as clips in Smoke
. Select how to name, at import, the clips thus created.
|Select (OpenEXR): ||Select (PSD): ||To: |
|Filename ||Use the filename of the container for all the imported channels or layers. |
|Channel ||Layer ||Use the channel (or layer) name as the clip name. |
|Channel + Filename ||Layer + Filename ||Combine the channel (or layer) name and the filename of the container to form the clip name. |
|Filename + Channel ||Filename + Layer ||Combine the filename of the container and the channel (or layer) name to form the clip name. |
- Sequence Detection box
Select how Smoke
displays image sequences. An image sequence consists of image files, such as .psd, named identically except for a numeric suffix.
|Select: ||To display and process the related images: |
|Sequence ||As a single clip made of all these related images. |
|Frames ||As independant images. |