Final Cut Pro Help!!!

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  1. o0BenMc0o macrumors member

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    Hi all,

    I made a project in fcp and it had some text in it. Just plain text on a white background.

    However when I export it as a quicktime file and play it back. There are two huge black columns on either side of the screen. How do I get rid of these?!?!?

    Thanks in advance

    - o0BenMc0o
     
  2. spinnerlys Guest

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    Can you give us more and exact details on clip, sequence and export settings?

    And what version of FCP are you using?



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  3. o0BenMc0o thread starter macrumors member

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    Im using FCP 7 (the latest version).

    The export settings are standard.

    I think the problem is to do 16:9 ratio view ?
     
  4. DoFoT9 macrumors P6

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    yes it would definetely be with those settings. when you export - hit the "options" button and you can choose "letterbox", and a few other things. i cannot recall which is the correct, but i think anything other then letterbox will work.
     
  5. spinnerlys Guest

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    And again, what are the clip, sequence and export settings in detail, otherwise we can't help you really, it would be guess after guess.

    Have you checked that the the export and the title is in 16:9?
     
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