The Mac app transcodes all media as audio proxies (i.e. without video) by default

To turn on videos proxies, follow these directions.

Before adding your media, click on the purple + icon in the Drag and Drop box three times


Once clicked, a video emoji will appear before the words Drag and Drop.

To turn off video proxies, click + three times and the the video emoji will disappear.


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