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Old October 30th, 2007, 09:27 PM   #1
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MXF differences

I have had to deal with getting data from P2 cards into Vegas, which I understand handles MXF files. I subsequently learned that it doesn't support "Panasonic" MXF files. So off to plan B.

My question: why are the formats different if the point of the format is to be a standard? Why can an NLE edit, say, Sony MXF but not Panasonic MXF?

Any all enlightenment greatly appreciated.


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Old October 30th, 2007, 10:37 PM   #2
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There are variants on the MXF container. Not all programs support all the variants.
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