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Smart Copy Assets

via Asset Browser

Within Zoom, creating copies of files is easy using Smart Copy. Unlike conventional copying of files which takes up additional data, creating a Smart Copy allows a file to be copied and edited without having to duplicate data on the server. You can create smart copies of a file or an entire folder.

Using Contextual Menu
  1. Select an item in Asset Browser.
  2. Right-click on the asset and Select Smart Copy.
  3. Type in the path of the location you would like the Smart Copy to be created in.
  4. Click OK.
Using Keyboard
  1. Select an item in Asset Browser.
  2. On your keyboard, hit:
    • Mac: Command ? + Option ? + C
    • Windows: Ctrl + Alt + C
Bulk Smart Copy Using Cart
  1. Select items in Asset Browser.
  2. Click the Description: Evoltech:Users:ben:Desktop:Screen Shot 2014-02-27 at 2.32.24 PM.pngCart button to add the items to the cart.
  3. Click on the  Cart and Select Smart Copy.
    Description: Evoltech:Users:ben:Desktop:Screen Shot 2014-02-27 at 2.33.29 PM.png
  4. Choose whether you would like your smart copy to be in the current folder or in a different folder. If you click Save to other folder, click the Browse… button to navigate to the appropriate folder in Zoom.
  5. Under New Filenames, set whether you would like to keep the same filename or rename the files.