View a clip’s information

The Info inspector provides a summary of a clip’s information. Here you can view status information about a clip’s source media file, including the file’s location, available media representations for the file, the event the clip is located in, and the event the clip references.

Info inspector showing information for selected clip

View a clip’s information

  1. Select a clip in the Browser or Timeline.

  2. To open the Info inspector, click the Inspector button in the toolbar (shown below), and click the Info button at the top of the pane that appears.

    Inspector button in toolbar
  3. In the Info inspector, scroll down until you see the File Information section.

    File Information section of Info inspector

For information about using optimized or proxy media for playback, see Control playback quality and performance. For more general information about optimized and proxy media, see Manage optimized and proxy media files.