Locate Missing Footage in Box (on Mac)

Explorer ,
Feb 24, 2022 Feb 24, 2022

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I switched from using Dropbox to the Box cloud storage service.

 

When I load projects into Premiere that were originally stored in Dropbox, I reopen the project with nothing but missing footage. No big surprise here, since the string of folder & sub-folders is different now.

 

When I try to Locate the Missing Media for the project, I am unable to find the files in Box the way that Premiere used to display the folders in Dropbox. See the image below. I can still see where Dropbox folders are, but not the Box folder.

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I am just hoping that there is at least one other Premiere user here who has switched to Box and can tell me how to Locate missing media in Adobe applications.

 

Thanks!

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Feb 27, 2022 Feb 27, 2022

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Try accessing the Box folder by copying the Box folder path from the Finder path bar (https://www.howtogeek.com/721126/3-ways-to-see-the-current-folder-path-on-mac/)  and pasting it into the media re-link locate the path (refer to the screenshot below)

 

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Vishu Aggarwal
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