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are located on Avid.com and are available for those that already own the x.5.x releases. For MC 2.6
go to: http://www.avid.com/register/mcsoft_cpr.asp
This Mac and PC-based release includes feature additions like compatibility with Avid Interplay, a new safe color limiter 422 safe parameter, and sample media to assist users starting to learn how to edit with their Avid. Also included are support for Apple's Mac OS X 10.4.6 and 10.4.7, support for Apple?s QuickTime 7.1, and many performance enhancements For Xpress Pro 5.6
go to: http://www.avid.com/register/xpro55_cpr.asp
This update, available via download, includes the v5.6 applications for Windows XP or Mac OS X 10.4.6 or 10.4.7, README files, and installation instructions. After installing one of the Avid Xpress Pro updates, you may also want to download and install the items found in the corresponding goodies.zip file. The goodies download includes plug-ins for use in Avid Xpress Pro plus demos of third-party software that will allow you to get more out of your editing system. In addition, this v5.6 release now includes optional sample project media which is helpful for either learning the product or access to media in the event of a newly configured system.