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Creates a new export session.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
AVExport 6.2 Yes No Yes, macOS only No Yes
MBS( "AVExport.ExportSessionMerge"; AssetList; Preset )   More


Parameter Description Example value
AssetList A list of assets.
Can contain reference numbers for assets obtained from AVAsset.OpenContainer, AVAsset.OpenFile or AVAsset.OpenURL.
Or file paths to assets.
(or a combination of both types)
Preset The preset name to use.
Can be one of the presets returned by AVExport.AllExportPresets or one of the predefined ones:


Returns reference number or error.


Creates a new export session.
Returns a reference number for the new AVAsset export session for the specified source assets and preset.
The given assets are joined and exported together as one movie. They should match in size/type.

Same as AVExport.ExportSession, but takes a list of AVAssets.


Export three videos:

MBS( "AVExport.ExportSessionMerge"; "/Users/cs/Movies/test1.m4v¶/Users/cs/Movies/test2.m4v¶/Users/cs/Movies/test4.m4v"; AVAsset Export Session::PresetName )

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Created 31st March 2016, last changed 14th June 2016

AVExport.ExportSession   -   AVExport.GetOutputFileType

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