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Old April 5th, 2010, 08:35 AM   #1
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Final Cut 7 and LiveType

I am about to upgrade from 6.0.6 to 7.0 and have a open project with LiveType transitions.

Yes I know I should not upgrade during a project but this project will be ongoing for 18 months and I need 7.0 for the codec to overcrank my F800.

My questions is what happens to the LiveType text when I go to 7.0? I know I loose LiveType.
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Old April 5th, 2010, 04:16 PM   #2
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Just don't delete it from your applications folder and it will stay there and work perfectly well. You can even re-install it from your studio 2 discs as a standalone if you want
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Old April 5th, 2010, 05:07 PM   #3
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Thanks Steve that is good news. Nice to know I can keep it and upgrade to 7.0.
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Old April 6th, 2010, 05:42 AM   #4
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Using motion 4 still has the presets from Live Type only set within Motion.
I have to say that Motion is really cool and easy to use.

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Old April 6th, 2010, 08:27 AM   #5
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Original serial Number needed

Hi Paul, you'll need your original serial number to launch LiveType the first time after upgrading. Caught me off guard since I didn't have the originals handy.

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Old April 6th, 2010, 04:19 PM   #6
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Thanks Paul that is a good one to know. I would have been hunting.

Simon nice to know there are options.

I have a project I will finish up this week and then upgrade either before or just after NAB.
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