Turn off or remove an effect from a clip

When you apply an effect to a clip, you can either turn off the effect (but retain its settings) or remove the effect from the clip.

Turn off a clip effect

  1. Select the clip with the effect in the Timeline.

  2. Do one of the following:

    • Choose Clip > Show Video Animation (or press Control-V) to see video effects or choose Clip > Show Audio Animation (or press Control-A) to see audio effects, select the effect, and click its checkbox.

    • Select the effect in the Video inspector or Audio inspector, and click its blue checkbox.

The effect no longer affects the video or audio. You can click the checkbox again to turn the effect back on, with its settings still intact.

Remove an effect from a clip

  1. Select the clip with the effect in the Timeline.

  2. Do one of the following:

    • Choose Clip > Show Video Animation (or press Control-V) to see video effects or choose Clip > Show Audio Animation to see audio effects, select the effect, and press Delete.

    • Select the effect in the Video inspector or Audio inspector, and press Delete.