Making Avid Media Composer 2021 Feel More Like Classic Avid 2018

While many have come to adapt to the “new” Avid user interface (first introduced in Avid Media Composer 2019), there are still a large number of editors and producers who are encountering the new interface for the first time.

Thankfully, Avid has listened to some of the feed back provided since 2019, and has added a little bit of customization to the modern versions of Media Composer that can allow users who are more comfortable with classic 2018 Media Composer to feel a bit more at home

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How Often Should You Replace UPS Batteries?

One of the most important, but often overlooked, pieces of equipment in an edit suite or machine room is the UPS Battery Backup. It is very important to make sure you are running regular tests on your UPS systems to ensure that the battery is fully function, and is strong enough to cover the load of the systems you are placing on it. You do not want to find out your battery is dead after a four our editing session and the power fluctuates in your bay.

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