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Dropped frames are frames that are unintentionally skipped during
playback or output, either because the hard disk cannot keep up with the
video data rate or because the computer processor cannot perform all of
the applied effects in time. Some real-time playback modes allow
dropped frames, while others require rendering to avoid dropped frames.
Dropped frames during editing are usually tolerable. However, during
capture and output, dropped frames are almost always unacceptable.
Dropped frames during playback are almost always caused by a hardware
setup issue. When properly configured, Final Cut Pro should not drop