Replace File

Have you ever gotten halfway through editing a Project only to realize there's a problem with one of your source media files? Maybe it's distorting, or you mistakenly loaded in a compressed file and want to replace it with the original?

Use Descript's Replace File to load in a new file and delete the old one. Replacing a File will also create a new optimized version of your file. Replacing a voice file does not regenerate the transcript or change the timing information of the words.

Warning: Files should only be replaced by files with the same duration and the same content. You could seriously mess up your Project if you use a replacement with different content.

How to Replace a File

The replace a file command is available in the file's ...  menu in the Media Library. For a walkthrough watch this video: