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Old January 25th, 2012, 05:11 AM   #1
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FCP X File structure FAT32 or NTFS?

Can anybody tell me which file structure FCPX uses?
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Old January 25th, 2012, 06:07 AM   #2
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Re: FCP X File structure FAT32 or NTFS?

As far as I know, neither. Those are Windows hard drive formats. NTFS needs a third party system option before you can use a Mac to write to drives formatted with it. FAT32 has a 2gb file size limit.
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Old January 25th, 2012, 12:42 PM   #3
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Re: FCP X File structure FAT32 or NTFS?

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Can anybody tell me which file structure FCPX uses?
Neither. FCP-X uses HFS+ as its file structure.
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Old January 27th, 2012, 07:56 AM   #4
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Re: FCP X File structure FAT32 or NTFS?

FCP X is an application. It shouldn't care what filesystem format you're using, as long as OS X supports writing to that format.
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