in the FCPX timeline, is there a way to change the standard grey color of a clip? so i can notice it quickly between hundred other grey clips in the timeline ? Imagine the convenience...


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Modify > Edit Roles

Choose a colour, then right-click an item in the Browser or in the Timeline to Assign that new Role.

  • Ok this sounds promising , but i was already stuck , at choosing the color.
    – elmentor
    Oct 29, 2017 at 17:39
  • yes - that can be a problem ; )
    – alexh
    Oct 30, 2017 at 1:54

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