archive-R™ v1.13 & Media Composer 2019.x

archive-R™ v1.13 IS NOT compatible with Media Composer 2019.x Media Composer 2019.x introduced the OP1a media format, new media storage location, and many interface design changes. Please see our FAQ on dTective and Media Composer 2019.x for further details.

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Is archive-R MAC compatible?

No, archive-R is for Windows, but you can run archive-R under MAC using Windows emulation programs such as Boot Camp. Installing and Archiving Install archive-R in Bootcamp. When you launch archive-R you will be prompted to entered the path of your Avid projects on your Mac partition. Enter your path project and media file paths. […]

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Tips on Restoring & Sharing archives w/archive-R

Restoring an archive-R archive is free to all without the purchase of additional licenses of archive-R Scenario #1 – Restoring an archive-R archive from disc (CD, DVD, BluRay) to a second machine that does not have archive-R installed. Answer – When you burned your archive-R archive to disc, archive-R included the files needed to extract […]

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Can I use archive-R with Avid’s Unity/ISIS/Nexis Shared Storage?

Yes, you can use archive-R from any Windows system connected to your network that has access to Unity/ISIS/Nexis. Make sure to mount the shared storage space from Unity/ISIS/Nexis you wish to work with, and archive-R will see it. If you’re using a shared External Avid Projects Folder/Drive, where all of your agency projects are stored […]

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Remove Orphaned Avid Media Files – It’s FREE!

Our Avid Media Composer orphaned media file scanning feature in archive-R is powerful and easy-to-use. This function works even if you have not purchased a full copy of archive-R, so you can forward this information to all your Avid Media Composer friends. 🙂 How To Remove Avid Orphaned Media Files – Download a trial version […]

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