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Advantage Audio Description QC service

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Pass and Fail watch folders. Generates human readable reports of detailed file analysis. Configurable for multi-supplier workflows.

 

Header Checks

·         Check all 3 header blocks are present – Header, Author and Thread Descriptor


 

Compare Actual Data with Header


·         Check that the first description IN time matches the First Content Timecode in the Thread Descriptor


·         Check that the last description OUT time matches the Last Content Timecode in the Thread Descriptor


 

Check Data Blocks


·         Check for empty file (no data blocks)


·         Timecode Range check – all descriptions are within specified timecode range


·         Verify description numbers ascend through the file (gaps are allowed)


·         Verify that OUT timecode is greater than IN timecode


·         Overall times overlap – descriptions timecodes must not overlap


·         Check for minimum interval between descriptions


 


Check Individual Descriptions


·         Verify that every audio file has a filename


·         Check that every description has an associated WAV file


·         Verify that timecodes are valid numbers (not spaces, letters etc.)


·         Check overall duration is not negative


·         Check minimum audio duration – if selected


·         Check maximum audio duration – if selected


·         Check that Fade and Pan data is present and correctly formatted


 

Check Audio Files


·        Check WAV duration matches the description duration


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