Assigning Clip Titles
When the setup menu item OPERATIONAL FUNCTION
>CLIP TITLE >AUTO TITLE (see page 68) is set to
"ENABLE", titles are displayed instead of clip numbers
for all clips recorded after the setting is made.
Titles are made up of a prefix of up to 10 characters and a
5-digit number. The factory default prefix is "TITLE", and
the initial value of the number is 00001. Therefore, the title
of the first clip created with the "ENABLE" setting is
"TITLE00001". The number is incremented for each
See "System Menu" (page 67) in Chapter 6 for more
information about the setup menu.
To switch to clip number display
Set CLIP TITLE >AUTO TITLE to "DISABLE".
Clip numbers are displayed for all clips recorded after the
setting is made.
• Titles are displayed instead of clip numbers for clips that
• Use the CLIP STATUS screen of the disc menu (see
page 74) if you want to check the clip number of a clip
that has a title.
To assign clip titles
You can set the clip title prefix and the initial clip title
number to arbitrary values.
For example, if you set the prefix to "SCENE" and the
initial number to 00100, the next clip to be created will
have the title "SCENE-00100".
Select OPERATIONAL FUNCTION >CLIP TITLE
>TITLE in the setup menu, and then press the ,/
The CLIP AUTO TITLING screen appears.
CLIP AUTO TITLING
SHIFT: ( )( )( )( )KEY
PREFIX: Prefix (up to 5 alphanumeric characters and
NUMERIC: Initial value of the number (00001 to
Enter the prefix and initial number.
To select the item to set and the character to set (it
flashes): Use the arrow buttons.
To select a character to enter at the selected
position: Turn the jog dial.
To return the settings to the factory defaults: Press
the RESET button.
When you are finished entering the prefix and initial
number, press the SET button.
The message "NOW SAVING..." appears, the title is
saved, and the menu disappears from the screen.
To clear the menu from the screen without saving a
Press the MENU button twice.
If you return the initial number to the default value after
creating several clips, and then continue recording, clips
with the same titles may be created.
Assigning User-Defined Clip and
Clip List Names
The following standard format names are assigned
automatically to clips and clip lists that are created or
recorded by XDCAM devices.
Clips: C0001 to C0300
Clip lists: E0001E01 to E0099E01
You can use the supplied PDZ-1 Proxy Browsing Software
to assign user-defined names instead of the standard
format names. You can assigned user-defined names
instead of the standard format names. Assigning
meaningful names to clips and clip lists can facilitate file
You can also use this unit's "AUTO TITLING" function to
assign user-defined names to clips.
INC/DEC: JOG DIAL
TO MENU: MENU KEY