Final Cut Pro 6 - How Does FinalCutPro Identify Matching Clips?

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How Does Final Cut Pro Identify Matching Clips?

Internally, each master clip in a project has a unique number called a universally unique
identifier (UUID).
No two clips in a project can have the same UUID. When you drag or
paste a clip from one project to another, the destination project may already contain a
clip with the same UUID as the source project clip. When the source and destination
clips have matching UUIDs, Final Cut Pro detects a match. When both clips’ properties
match, the clips match exactly. When the source and destination clips have one or
more nonmatching properties, you must choose how to resolve the differences.