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of the updated version. (One way to fnd out what version of iMovie you have is to open the program and then choose aAbout iMovie HD.) This book assumes that you have at least iMovie HD.0.1, which is far more reliable and stable than the 5.0 version was. iMovie HD: The Application Connecting to FireWire The FireWire jack on the front, side, or back of your computer is marked by a radio- active-looking Y symbol. If you intend to edit your own camcorder footage, you'll also need a FireWire cable, like the one shown in Figure 4-1. Figure 4-1: Plug the larger end of the FireWire cable--the six-pin end, as Apple calls it--into the corresponding jack on the Mac. The tiny end may look almost square, but it fts only in one particular way, thanks to a little indentation on one side. Be gentle with it.