NIM Videos

This is the place to learn all about how NIM can work for you!

Here we have tutorials that go in-depth into various sections of NIM including bidding, scheduling, timecards, shot management, task assignment, review, the connectors for DCC applications such as Maya, Flame, Premiere, Nuke and more.

We’re constantly updating NIM and in the process some of the UI and features shown may differ from the current release.

If you want to know more about a feature that is not currently featured below, ask us via the NIM Community Forum or send us an email. We would be happy to point you in the right direction!

Installing the NIM VM
NIM 1.0

Install a new NIM VM – including Oracle VirtualBox installation, configuring the NIM VM network, and licensing.

Setting the NIM Media Path
NIM 1.0

Set the NIM Media Path to an external location using Virtualbox Shared Folders.

NIM Project Servers
NIM 1.0

Use Shared Folders within VirtualBox to define NIM Project Servers.

NIM Updates
NIM 1.0

How to update the NIM VM.

Creating A Job
NIM 6.0

Create a new job in NIM following this walkthrough introducing the job list and the job dashboard.

Bringing A Job Online
NIM 1.0

Discover job configuration and using NIM Project Structures to bring a job online.

NIM 4.0

Discover the collaborative review available in NIM including tools for markup and notes on videos, still images, and PDFs.

Assets & Shots
NIM 1.0

Creating and editing assets and shots in NIM.

Task Assignment & Scheduling
NIM 1.0

Add tasks and workflows, setting assignments, status, and scheduling.

NIM 1.0

How to use NIM’s scheduler and create events for resources and users.

NukeStudio Connector
NIM 2.0

Discover the NIM Nuke Studio® Connector and its features, including export of shots to NIM, transcoding elements, building tracking from NIM elements, and round-tripping versions with Nuke comps.

Nuke Connector
NIM 2.0

Find out about the NIM Nuke® Connectors, using the NIM menu, using NIM Write nodes, and direct uploading of dailies using Deadline Render Management.

Maya Connector
NIM 1.0

Take an in-depth look at the NIM Maya® Connector and how to use NIM published files and Asset Masters with Maya® file referencing.

Photoshop Connector
NIM 1.0

Walkthrough the unique options available in the NIM Photoshop Connector.

Flame Connector
NIM 2.7

Take a tour through the NIM Flame® Connector, including publishing sequences to NIM, exporting edits and dailies, and updating OpenClip versions.

Premiere Connector
NIM 3.0

The NIM Abode® Premiere® Connector allows users to work with timelines in Premiere as a fully integrated application in the pipeline.

Bidding A Job
NIM 1.0

Creating, versioning, copying, and generating a bid PDF in NIM.

Bid Features in NIM 2.0
NIM 2.0

Explore the new features for bidding in NIM 2.0.

Job Expenses
NIM 1.0

An overview of entering and editing job expenses in NIM.

Job Actuals
NIM 1.0

Discover NIM Job Actuals – learn how to create a Job Projection and how to reconcile the Job Actualization.

Job Timecards
NIM 1.0

The administration of job timecards from a producer’s perspective in NIM.

Crews & Rates
NIM 1.0

Add a crew to a job and set their rates and rate types in NIM.