Sending Review Emails to Administrator-Defined Reviewers
In this configuration, the Final Cut Server administrator manually enters each required
reviewer’s email address during setup. As a result, the Final Cut Server user does not see
the list of required reviewers and cannot manually enter email addresses in the “Required
reviewers” field of the Review & Approve pane.
When the email addresses have been entered manually by the administrator, email
notifications are automatically sent whenever the Status metadata field is set to Ready
for Review (and any time the asset is modified while it is set to Ready for Review).
This configuration is best if you know that the same set of reviewers should receive Review
and Approve email notifications for all assets. Also, this configuration does not require
you to enter required reviewer email addresses; in fact, if you enter email addresses, they
To send Review and Approve email notifications to a set of defined reviewers
Locate the asset or project that you want to send out for review in the Assets or
Productions pane, then double-click the asset or project to display its info window.
In the asset or project info window, click the Review & Approve button to open the Review
& Approve pane.
Click to open the
Review & Approve pane.
Using Status Metadata in the Final Cut Server Workflow
If you want to add notes to the email, you can type them in the “Editor’s comments” field.
Type comments in the
“Editor’s comments” field.
When you’re ready
to send the email
Change the Status
to Ready for Review.
When you are ready to send the email notification to the required reviewers, change the
Status metadata field to Ready for Review.
Note: The Status metadata field is available in both the Metadata and the Review &
Click the Save Changes button at the bottom of the Review & Approve pane.
This change causes the notification email to be sent.
Note: Your Final Cut Server administrator controls who can receive email within the
Final Cut Server system. To add email addresses to Final Cut Server, contact your