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  1. change color of shape paths

    can't see the path while working on blue shapes

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  2. Turn the Timeline into a Dopsheet

    I'm not a huge fan of using the timeline in such intensive way as it is right now as it can get so cluttered with all the twirled open settings. I would rather prefer having dedicated panels for all the individual tasks.

    So that we would have a transform panel(much like the transform effect) for altering so settings, a panel for adjusting and animating shape layers/masks, a text panel to add and adjust all those text effects, .....
    As soon as those settings are altered the parameter becomes exposed in the timeline and there you could just adjust the timing…

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  3. хочу написать жалобу!

    Компания , Adobe!
    У меня уже год не работает программа , хотя за неё заплачено за год
    вперёд! Adobe After Effects ! Я к Вам уже не первый раз и не первый год обращаюсь ! Раз Вы не понимаете , то верните мне деньги в полном объёме за год! Мало того я во Всех социальных сетях напишу чтобы Все знали как работает Ваша компания!!!!
    У нас сегодня Праздник -День России! Вы даже не дали мне закончить работу !!!
    Ольга Пичугина!
    12.06.2018.

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  4. Having Titles Made In Premiere Pro Work In After Effects

    When creating an After Effects composition from a sequence with Titles from Premiere Pro, the Titles should work in AE,not appear as a solid.

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  6. AE and AN should have smooth zoom on stage (Ctrl+Spacebar+Mouseclic) like PS and AI. That is a basic but powerfull thing.

    AE and AN should have smooth zoom on stage (Ctrl+Spacebar+Mouseclic) like PS and AI. That is a basic but powerfull thing.

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  7. Please can you bring back the Filmstrip export / import function in After Effects (and Premiere and Photoshop)

    Hi,

    Please can you bring back the Filmstrip export function which I think was dropped from After Effects after CS4 and I think from Premiere after CS3.

    (Or alternatively, please can you make the CS3 and CS4 versions of Adobe CS software available through Creative Cloud subscription so the Filmstrip feature is readily available to use again.)

    I realise that it's possible to draw on top of video frame by frame in the Photoshop CC2018 Timeline - and that's great, it's a very useful feature.

    However I was trying to create a distressed effect across a video where precision as…

    4 votes

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  8. Bug Report: AE 15.0.1 unable to interpret alpha channel- unless there is a starting frame with alpha.

    When doing character animation, I typically use Toonboom Harmony, and then render out PNG4 sequences for compositing in AE. However, since version 15.0.1, I've been having an issue where my PNG sequences were not having their alpha interpreted. While this is hard to convey without pictures, here's how I solved the issue and it may help you guys to squash the bug:

    1) In Toonboom, I create an animation that starts on a full background, no alpha channel, then transitions in-animation to a wipe that then needs to be comped in AE.

    2) Render it out as a PNG4 sequence…

    4 votes

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  9. Send a job to Media Encoder from the Render Queue.

    I find myself sending jobs to render queue and starting the render and then realizing that I have to make changes on it, so to make the changes I need to stop the render which is not convenient, if there was an option to continue the render on media encoder like ''RightClick on the job rendering - Continue on Media Encoder'' that would be really useful.

    3 votes

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  10. Simple Workspace

    I think it would be very cool if you could have a option when you are installing After Effects to have ether a Simple or Classic workspace. This feature could be implemented to other CC apps.

    The Simple workspace would be made simpler. This would mean having rounded edges like how Apple made Grage Band , less things on workspace making it more simpler, and having cool new inlarged pannels. An example would be like the Character Animator Control Pannel, as it has sliders and triggers. I really like this design and I hope it would be implemented.

    The Classic…

    3 votes

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  11. Bug - Master Properties and toComp() expression

    Most expressions linked to a Master Property work properly when the MP is changed across different instances, but a few expression methods like toComp() and fromComp() always act as if the layer being referenced has its original transform data, even if those properties are being changed instance-wise by the Master Properties.

    For instance, if in "Comp 1" I put a Beam effect, using the positions of two 3D layers as the endpoints using toComp(), and control the positions of said layers via MP's in "Comp 2" (or control the "Comp 1"s camera position, etc.), the Beam endpoints just stay in…

    3 votes

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  13. Support for 180° Stereoscopic viewing in Adobe Immersive Environment

    Adobe Immersive Environment only supports 360° for Monoscopic and the two Stereoscopic modes of viewing currently. As someone who works with a lot of stereo 180° video, this is disappointing.

    I have to convert to 360° over under to view my footage, and doing this in the software slows things down quite a bit.

    3 votes

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  14. VR Comp Editor has a bug in Windows but not in Mac version

    VR comp editor on Windows does not work in terms of Apply AE 3D CameraTracker. Please fix this.

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  15. Wrap Stabilizer BUG

    The Wrap Stabilizer function is not reliable at all. Sometimes it works, but most of the time it displays the message "Unable to acquire rendered frame"
    I have tried different clips, and it crashes on all of them. I'm not the only one who encountered this problem, which doesn't seem to have a solution. PLEASE HELP!!

    3 votes

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  16. RenderQueue.render interacts poorly with undo.

    I understand that it doesn't make a lot of sense to undo rendering but I maintain a suite of scripts (written by others) which do a lot of complicated project manipulation along with rendering here and there.

    The scripts stopped working in CC2017; app.project.renderQueue.render() wouldn't do anything. No errors, it would just immediately return without running the render. app.onError would catch a couple of lines suggesting a render was started but only for the first item in the RQ.

    During the course of ripping everything apart and putting it back together again I started getting these "undo group mismatch, attempting…

    3 votes

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  17. Missing Beziers on shape layer vector object position property in value graph

    Can't adjust curves on shape layer vector objects position property in value graph because they are missing the bezier handles

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  18. Bug in Track Motion

    When i try to use Track Motion, After Effects only tracks 1 frame and then stops, making it impossible to track my sequences. My colleagues do not experience this, they have tried using the exact same files and it works on their machines. It works for me with mp4 files but not image sequences.

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  19. Save backup project to creative cloud

    Have a backup project that is automatically saved to the cloud when you save the local project file, like Premiere has.

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  20. problem went i import a illustrator file to after effects

    the problem is when importing an .ai file to after effects this is not shown correctly, I get text or black screen, just open me .eps but I can not do anything, i try reinstalling after effects and illustrator and nothing , I have the updated drivers and try creating a new file after reinstalling Illustrator but it only showed me everything in black even though text was no longer available, someone knows how to solve this error, thanks

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