CMX 3600 EDLs from FCP X: EDL-X

Create Edit Decision Lists - EDLs - from Final Cut Pro X XML files. The EDLs conform to the CMX 3600 standard and can be used to bring your cut into post production systems like DaVinci, Smoke, etc.

New in EDL-X 2.0

Version 2 is a near-complete re-write of the application, removing some previous limitations, and adding some new features:

EDL-X version 2.0 is available as a free upgrade on the Mac App Store.

EDL-X Features

EDL-X groups all video and audio clips into as few tracks as possible. Each video track gets its own EDL, with synch audio in the same EDL.

EDL X features flexible Source Reel Name handling:

EDL-X version 2 does not save documents any more, but continues to all settings.

Drag and drop XML files to create EDLs.

EDL-X supports reading source reel information from XML files exported from FCP X.

Markers and Clip Notes can be reflected in EDLs.

Here is a quick video introduction to EDL-X:

ThePreferences in EDL are pretty self explanatory. Click the image above to see them all .


EDL-X v2 runs on Mac OS 10.9 and newer. It requires Final Cut Pro X to export your edited project as XML files.


EDL-X is available on Apple's Mac App Store.