MIMIQ is a simple utility for Avid style Bin Locking on NAS systems. It runs quietly on your Windows or Mac taskbar, allowing multiple editors to collaborate using generic Network Attached Storage.

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MIMIQ is tested by indiestor for use with the following releases only:

  • Windows 7 & 10 (SMB mapped network drives)
  • MacOS Sierra 10.12.3 to Mojave 10.14.6 (AFP, SMB and PANFS based network volumes)
  • Avid Media Composer 8.8 through to 2019.11 (Must be shared storage capable eg. Ultimate or Perpetual)

Users must match their Media Composer version with an Avid qualified OS release. Please consult the Avid version matrix for more information.

Do I need a special server?
MIMIQ is a lightweight client side app. Nothing is installed at the server side. Contact support for a list of tested appliance that are known to work well.

How does licensing work?
MIMIQ uses MAC address based activation. Activation’s can be associated with either a fixed or removable ethernet device. In the event that you change hardware, activations can be reissued (subject to a fair usage policy).

Can I get a trial?
Yes, free trials are available upon request. You should take this opportunity to validate the software is suitable for your needs.

How does support work?
A year of complimentary support is bundled free of charge.