Deleting Markers in Clips and Sequences

You can delete markers at any time. Once they are deleted, they no longer appear in the Browser, Viewer, Canvas, or Timeline. You can also keep a marker while removing chapter, compression, or scoring annotations.

To quickly delete specific markers by dragging them from the Viewer, Canvas, or Timeline ruler
  • Hold down the Command key and drag the marker off the scrubber bar or the Timeline ruler.

To quickly delete specific markers in the Viewer, Canvas, or Timeline ruler with the Edit Marker dialog
  1. Hold down the Command key and double-click the marker.

    This function is available in the Viewer, Canvas, and Timeline ruler only.

  2. Click Delete in the Edit Marker dialog.

To delete all markers in a clip in the Viewer or Timeline
  1. Open the clip in the Viewer.

  2. Choose Mark > Markers > Delete All, or press Control–Grave Accent (`).

To delete specific markers in a clip in the Timeline
  1. Move the playhead to the marker you want to delete.

    Tip: You can easily navigate to the previous or next marker by choosing Mark > Previous > Marker or Mark > Next > Marker.

  2. Do one of the following:

    • Choose Mark > Markers > Delete, or press Command–Grave Accent (`).

    • In the Viewer or Canvas, Option-click the Add Marker button.

    • Press M or the Grave Accent (`) key to open the Edit Marker dialog, then click Delete.

To delete specific markers in a clip in the Browser
  1. Click the disclosure triangle next to a clip containing markers.

  2. Select the markers you want to delete.

  3. Do one of the following:

    • Choose Edit > Clear.

    • Press Delete.

To delete specific markers in a sequence
  1. In the Canvas or Timeline, move the playhead to the sequence marker you want to delete.

    Note: Make sure no items are selected in the Timeline.

  2. Do one of the following:

    • Choose Mark > Markers > Delete, or press Command–Grave Accent (`).

    • In the Canvas, Option-click the Add Marker button.

    • Press M or the Grave Accent (`) key to open the Edit Marker dialog, then click Delete.

To delete all markers in a sequence
  1. Make the Canvas or Timeline active.

    Note: Make sure no items are selected in the Timeline.

  2. Choose Mark > Markers > Delete All, or press Control–Grave Accent (`).

To keep a marker but remove chapter, compression, or scoring annotations
  1. Do one of the following to open the Edit Marker dialog for the marker:

    • Hold down the Command key and double-click the marker.

      This function is available in the Viewer, Canvas, and Timeline ruler only.

    • In the Viewer, Canvas, or Timeline, move the playhead to the marker and press M or the Grave Accent (`) key.

  2. In the Comment field, delete the appropriate marker annotation text, then click OK.

    • To remove a chapter marker: Delete the text <CHAPTER>.
    • To remove a compression marker: Delete the text <COMPRESSION>.
    • To remove a scoring marker: Delete the text <SCORING>.