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Blackmagic Tech Bulletin – Desktop Video 10.3.7

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Blackmagic Tech Bulletin – Desktop Video 10.3.7

Desktop Video 10.3.7 is available to download now from the Blackmagic Design web site at the following link:
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This update adds support for the new Intensity Pro 4K PCIe capture card. Intensity Pro 4K features capture and playback in SD, HD and Ultra HD with support for deep color via HDMI, high frame rate HD up to 1080p60 and Ultra HD video up to 2160p30 on your Mac, Windows, or Linux PCI Express computer.
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What’s new in Desktop Video 10.3.7

  • Adds support for Intensity Pro 4K.
  • Adds support for Mini PCIe OEM capture card, DeckLink Micro Recorder.
  • General performance and stability improvements for all models.

Mac OS X Specific

Minimum system requirements for Mac OS X

  • Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite or later.
  • Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks or later.
  • Mac OS X computer with either Thunderbolt, PCIe slot or
    USB 3.0.
  • 4 GB of system memory.

Third Party Software Support

  • DaVinci Resolve 10 and 11
  • Apple Final Cut Pro X
  • Apple Motion 4
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2014 and earlier
  • Adobe After Effects CC 2014 and earlier
  • Adobe Photoshop CC 2014 and earlier
  • Autodesk Smoke 2013
  • Avid Media Composer 7 or 8
  • Avid News Cutter 11
  • Avid Symphony 6.5
  • Avid Pro Tools 10 and 11
  • The Foundry Nuke

Windows Specific

Minimum system requirements for Windows

  • Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows computer with either Thunderbolt, PCIe slot or USB 3.0 port.
  • 4 GB of system memory.

Third Party Software Support

  • DaVinci Resolve 10 and 11
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2014 and earlier
  • Adobe After Effects CC 2014 and earlier
  • Adobe Photoshop CC 2014 and earlier
  • Avid Media Composer 7 and 8
  • Avid Media Symphony 6 and 7
  • Avid News Cutter 6 and 7
  • Sony Vegas Pro 9
  • Fusion 7
  • The Foundry Nuke
  • Cyberlink Power Director
  • Nero Video 2014
  • VLC

Linux Specific

Minimum System Requirements for Linux

Basic system requirements:

  • 32 bit x86 running Linux 2.6.18 or higher
  • 64 bit x86_64 running Linux 2.6.18 or higher

A 64 bit kernel and ample memory is strongly recommended.

Thunderbolt Hotplug Requirements
Thunderbolt devices cannot be plugged in hot on kernels earlier than 2.6.30.

Supported kernels older than 3.12 require an extra step after plugging the device in. You must tell the kernel to rescan the PCI bus using the following command:

# sudo sh -c ‘echo 1 > /sys/bus/pci/rescan’

Kernel 3.12 and later support hotplug without the need for any extra steps.

Supported Distributions

This release has been tested on:

  • Ubuntu 10.04 – 14.04
  • Debian 6 – 7
  • Fedora 15 – 20
  • CentOS 5 – 6
  • OpenSUSE 12.3 – 13.1

Full release notes including installation instructions are available in the ReadMe.txt found in the downloadable tar archive.

Installing Desktop Video Software
If you have installed the drivers prior to installing any of these applications, we recommend that you uninstall and reinstall the drivers. This will ensure that all relevant components are installed in their required locations.

Additional Information
Please check www.blackmagicdesign.com for additional information on third party software compatibility and minimum system requirements.

Some applications may use third party code under license. For details please refer to the included “Third Party Licenses.rtf” document.

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