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the evil 'string expected'error plus another strange message

Posted: Sun, 23rd Oct 2011, 2:57am

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so i just made a movie[not to long]and edited with sony vegas 10 and now when i try to put in in effectslab i get a message saying 'string expected
[#hack:#exit lock true]' and after hitting ok another message comes up saying'object expected'.after hitting ok again,the whole screen freezes and
i have no control over anything.PLEASE HELP
Posted: Sat, 5th Nov 2011, 4:52pm

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Yep that is exactly what has happened to me! Does anyone out there know how to get over this problem?
Posted: Sat, 5th Nov 2011, 5:23pm

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this might help. if it is when you import the movie it is probably the converter. i use "any video converter" thats what its called.worth a try.
Posted: Sat, 5th Nov 2011, 8:04pm

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Perform a clean re-install of EffectsLab, carefully following every step detailed here: