Moving Clips Between Projects

For certain workflows, you may need to create multiple projects and move clips between the projects. In Final Cut Pro, you can move a clip by dragging it from one project tab to another or by copying and pasting a clip.

When you move or copy a clip from one project (called the source project) to another (the destination project), Final Cut Pro checks to see if the destination project contains a matching master clip. There are three possible outcomes:

For information about resolving property differences between matching clips, see Resolving Property Differences Between Matching Clips.