Scene Tools

Scene Tools: Schedule
Click, command-click and shift-click in either window to select scenes;
Click on Scene Tools, Click on Schedule;

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Return or Click on Schedule to confirm the scene selection;

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Type in the Shooting Day Number;
Return or Click on Apply.

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Scene Tools: Unschedule
Click, command-click and shift-click in either window to select scenes;
Click on Scene Tools, Click on Unschedule;

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Return or Click on Unschedule to confirm the scene selection.

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Scene Tools: Renumber Scenes
A suffix and/or new scene number can be added to the scene using this.
Note: auto number will stop at each scene with a suffix (like pt1/3).

Click on first scene to renumber;
Click on Scene Tools, Click on Renumber Scenes;

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Type in new Scene Number(1) (if necessary);
EITHER Tab to or Click in Suffix box(2) (if necessary), Type in suffix;
Return or Click on Apply.
Click on >>(following), Repeat above.

OR Click on Auto number(3) - scene number is added to each scene until a scene with a suffix.
Tab to or Click in Suffix box(2) (if necessary), Type in suffix;
Return or Click on Apply;
Click on >>(following), Repeat above.

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Scene Tools: Auto Set Scene Lengths
WARNING: Using Auto Set Scene Lengths will overwrite any scene lengths already in the breakdown.
Note: to change between Pages and Mins/secs: Click on WattWenn (Menu Bar), Click on Preferences;
Click on Import/New;
Scene/script length box: Click to choose Pages or Mins/secs.

 

Click on Scene Tools, Click on Auto Set Scene Lengths

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Type in the script length;
Return or Click on Calculate now.

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Scene Tools: Add Scenes
Note: scenes can also be added in Breakdown Sheet.

Click on scene (where you want to add scenes);
Click on Scene Tools, Click on Add Scenes;

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Type in Number of scenes to be added;
Click on Add before selected scene OR Click on Add after selected scene.

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Scene Tools: Remove Scenes
Note: Holds scenes in Removed Scenes Area. They can be brought back, archived, deleted.

Click, command-click and shift-click in either window to select scenes;
Click on Scene Tools, Click on Remove Scenes;

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Return or Click on Remove Scenes;

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Removed Scenes Area; To bring back scenes:
Story Order Window: Click on Scene to show where to bring back scenes;
Removed Scenes Area: Click, command-click and shift-click to select scenes;
Click on Before OR After(4).

Removed Scenes Area; To archive scenes to an external file:
Click, command-click and shift-click to select scenes;
Click on Archive(5);
Return or Click on O.K.;
Type in file name;
Return or Click on Save.

Removed Scenes Area; To recover scenes from archive:
Click on Recover(6);
Click on file, Return or Click on Open.
Scenes are added after the last scene in Removed Scenes Area.

Removed Scenes Area; To delete scenes from project:
Click, command-click and shift-click to select scenes;
Click on Delete(7).

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Set Episodic Prefix on Scenes
Note: any mix of letters and numbers; Click in single line strips, Command-A will select all scenes.

Click on the first scene of the episode and shift-click on the last scene to select scenes;
Click on Scene Tools, Click on Set Episodic Prefix on Scenes;

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Type in the prefix;
Return or Click on Apply.

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Clear Episodic Prefix from Scenes
Click on the first scene of the episode and shift-click on the last scene to select scenes;
Click on Scene Tools, Click on Set Episodic Prefix on Scenes;
Click on Clear(8).