Workflow

Why do I see a thin green vertical line(s) in a clip in the composition window?
When a clip with start or end times on nonframe boundaries is imported to the composition window it displays with a thin green vertical line and the head, t...
Mon, May 4, 2020 at 11:11 AM
Why does the start time change when doing a framerate conversion?
Framerate conversions change the duration of the output.   To maintain the  FFOA specified in source content in the composition window the start time may ch...
Mon, May 4, 2020 at 2:14 PM
How can I verify and audition a pmstitch.xml file before converting?
Pmstitch.xml files can be opened as master files by both the Atmos Mastering Suite and Atmos Production Suite.    Opening a pmstitch.xml in the Renderer all...
Tue, Nov 5, 2019 at 2:21 PM
Where can I find more examples of pmstitch.xml files?
A few more examples of pmstitch.xml files are attached: Example 1 - Trim pre-roll from the head of a master file (2pop and/or slate).   Start at 1 hr. ...
Thu, Apr 2, 2020 at 5:53 PM
When do I need to include a .dbmd file?
.dbmd files are required when converting from .atmos or .rpl to .wav (ADM BWF) only if you need to change the default Dolby Digital Plus Encoding Metadata, ...
Mon, Dec 16, 2019 at 1:46 PM
How can I stitch multiple reels together to create a continuous feature?
Operations like this are done by writing a so-called “stitch.xml” file and load it into the Atmos Conversion Tool. By clicking on “Start converting” the sti...
Wed, Oct 23, 2019 at 10:55 AM
How can I add audio to the beginning of an existing master file, for example for added logos?
Operations like this are done by writing a so-called “stitch.xml” file and load it into the Atmos Conversion Tool. By clicking on “Start converting” the sti...
Wed, Oct 23, 2019 at 10:57 AM
What tools can I use to edit a pmstitch .xml file?
Pmstitch XML files can be edited with plain text editors but you might want to use a dedicated XML editor.  Depending on what platform you are using there a...
Wed, Oct 31, 2018 at 9:07 AM
Can I stitch together files of different frame rates?
No.  The files must be at the same framerate prior to a stitch operation.
Mon, Oct 1, 2018 at 4:38 PM
Why can't I get the Linux installation to run?
The syntax in the software guide is incorrect.    This should work with either: sudo dpkg –-install dolby-atmos-conversion-tool-1.8.0.xxxxxxx-Linux.deb ...
Mon, Oct 22, 2018 at 10:44 AM