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Error Code:

Ident - Sync 

Description:

"Ident Sync" is the incorrect placement of the Netflix Ident audio in relation to the corresponding Netflix Ident animation. 

Impact:

Ident Sync impacts Netflix's Brand Identity and does not meet the expectations of correct implementations.

Severity Structure:

FYI

N/A

Issue

The Ident is not timed correctly to the expected implementation of the Ident.

How to Prevent:                          
"Ident Last"
Don't have the Ident on the timeline, where it has the potential for being manipulated. Drop in an un-altered ident only right before final export.

"Ident-Free Delivery"
We are currently moving toward automating the Ident implementation process and allowing for the ingest of "Ident-free" deliveries. Effectively, removing the need for external partners to implement our Ident prior to delivering to Backlot. 

Solution:
Replace with original un-altered Ident, and re-export. Please refer to the following Help Center resource to assist with proper implementation:  Master QC: Identifying and Implementing the Netflix "Ident"

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