ScreenFlow terms

Save a Copy

A command to save a copy of a project.

What is a save a copy in ScreenFlow?

ScreenFlow is a popular video editing and screen recording software used primarily on Mac OS. The "Save a Copy" feature in ScreenFlow is a function that allows users to create a duplicate version of their current project. This is particularly useful when you want to experiment with different edits or modifications without altering the original project.

When you choose to "Save a Copy", ScreenFlow creates a new project file that is an exact replica of the current one. This new file is saved in your chosen location and can be edited independently of the original. This feature ensures that your original work is preserved and safe, while you have the freedom to explore different editing options in the copied version.

How to save a copy of a project in ScreenFlow?

To save a copy of a project in ScreenFlow, you need to follow a few simple steps. First, open the project you want to save a copy of. Then, go to the "File" menu located at the top of the screen and select "Save As". This will open a dialog box where you can choose the location where you want to save the copy and name it.

After you've chosen the location and named the copy, click on the "Save" button. This will create a copy of your project in the location you've chosen. Remember, this copy will be completely separate from the original project, so any changes you make to the copy will not affect the original.

How to export a video in ScreenFlow?

To export a video in ScreenFlow, you first need to complete your video editing process. Once you are satisfied with your edits, navigate to the top menu and click on "File". In the drop-down menu that appears, select "Export". This will open the export settings window.

In the export settings window, you can adjust the resolution, frame rate, and other settings according to your needs. You can also choose the location where you want to save the exported video. Once you've made your selections, click on the "Export" button. ScreenFlow will then render your video and save it to the location you specified. The time it takes to export the video will depend on the length and complexity of your video.

How to duplicate a project in ScreenFlow?

Duplicating a project in ScreenFlow is a straightforward process. First, you need to open the project you want to duplicate. Once the project is open, go to the "File" menu located at the top of the screen. From the drop-down menu, select the "Duplicate" option. This will create a copy of your project.

The duplicated project will appear in a new window, and it will have the same name as the original project but with the word "copy" added to it. You can rename the duplicated project by clicking on the project name at the top of the screen. Remember to save the duplicated project to avoid losing any changes you make.

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