1) Create a Variant

To create a variant, follow these steps:

1) In the Metadata Designer, on the left-hand toolbar, select the option.

2) On the variant canvas, click the icon.

3) In the Create Variant pop-up, enter the details for the variant.

4) In the Name field, enter a name.

5) From the Object Type drop down, select Clip, Media Asset, or Segmented Asset.

6) Optionally, you can associate an existing metadata definition with the variant if required.

7) To make this variant the default, click the Default Variant checkbox.

8) Click Create.

Note: currently, you can only create a timeline for clips, media assets, and segmented assets.

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