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  1. Relinking (Audio) Files within Ch

    If you change a source clip's name or location, there is no way to rightclick > replace, which is a pain if you have a bigger project

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  2. how can I restore stream section

    my stream section is blank, I've created my puppet on record section but as soon as I click stream it becomes blank. please assist to restore

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  3. Help Explain this?

    Can someone explain this... watch the short video...
    I am still learning
    https://youtu.be/5HGulAFeLtg

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  4. What is wrong with BLINKING?

    Watch the video and help with why my blink was not working then work but then my eyebrows blink with eyes?
    https://youtu.be/qEQpv0nS0sY

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  5. ¡Puppet tags dissapear every time I open the project!

    I have to redo all the rigging every time I open a project because when I reopen the project I get an error, and then when I check the puppet all the tags are gone!

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  6. well i really dont know if it is your bug, but i cant connect my character animatore to my media encoder

    every time i try to export with media encoder.
    i recive a note on the screen saying please install media encoder

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  7. HEAD TILT... please help

    How do I get the head the move with tilt but continue to stabilize the body...?
    https://youtu.be/Qbor3vaabsw

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  8. HEAD TILT... please help

    How do I get the head the move with tilt but continue to stabilize the body...?
    https://youtu.be/Qbor3vaabsw

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  9. SO BUGGY.....WHY?

    Used to work fine, now all of the sudden this is SO BUGGY... just watch the QT mov clips. Things flickering, eyeballs disappear then come back...so much weird things happening.
    And I uninstalled and reinstalled thinking that was the problem... but guess NOT... please help.

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  10. Sync lips and actions from uploaded video.

    I would like to be able to prerecord an actor talking and moving and have character animator analyse their movement and sync the lips and movements.

    3 votes

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  11. Unable to open project

    Hello, I worked on a project on Character Animator.

    I wanted to secure my working hours using google drive.

    Everything was going very well during his last weeks. But in the morning I open Character Animator and I get a message: "Cannot open project << F: //ANIMA/.../Ch Data / repo.noindex / >> If it is on a server, copy it to a local disk and open it from from this location. " I have weeks of work on this project. Please do you have a solution for me? I beg you!

    3 votes

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  12. Unable to open project

    Hello, I worked on a project on Character Animator.

    I wanted to secure my working hours using google drive.

    Everything was going very well during his last weeks. But in the morning I open Character Animator and I get a message: "Cannot open project << F: //ANIMA/.../Ch Data / repo.noindex / >> If it is on a server, copy it to a local disk and open it from from this location. " I have weeks of work on this project. Please do you have a solution for me? I beg you!

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  13. During playback it would be nice if we could see the audio levels

    After recording the take(s) it would be nice to see the audio meters on screen.

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  14. Triggered Replays Cause Dropping of Frames Over Time

    Over time, it appears that fps drops lower and lower with use of replays. I have puppets with several triggered replays. With each triggered replay the fps gets lower and lower. This happens regardless of whether or not I am streaming using OBS or whether I am just working in Character Animator alone. Eventually the fps gets down to close to single digits and the only way to remedy the situation is to exit and restart Character Animator. I have monitored CPU and RAM usage and those numbers are no where close to being suspected of being the cause. A…

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  15. Resizing of Source Files

    I had a very large source .PSD file that I learned Character Animator would have trouble keeping up with--after I had completed all my rigging. I tried to resize my source file but this broke all the rigging (makes sense since the size of the puppet changed). Unfortunately the only way for me to fix it was to resize the source .PSD and create a new puppet and rig all over again. Fortunately I was able to use the previous build as reference, but it would have been nice to have some kind of option to create a smaller file…

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  16. Steps to reproduce:     1. ...   Result: ... Expected: ...   System info     Application: Character Animator v3.5.0.144     OS: Windows v10.

    Steps to reproduce:
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    System info
        Application: Character Animator v3.5.0.144
        OS: Windows v10.0.19042, RAM: 7.88 GB, CPUs (logical): 4

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  17. adding video files in timeline

    Would like to be able to sync characters to video movements but I can't add video into the timeline. So, that would be really helpful for the series I'm working on. Thanks! :)

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  18. Change the route of a puppet without having to start from scratch

    I had to move my original puppet from one folder to another. I couldn't reroute any of the attributes so I had to start with the rigging from scratch.

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    If you select the puppet (that I’m assuming shows as offline/orange) in the Project panel, does clicking the file path in the Properties panel allow you to select the new location of the artwork file to relink the puppet? Or was that not working as expected?

  19. Edit Replays

    I'd like the ability to go into a replay I've previously created and make minor adjustments as needed. Currently if I spot a mistake or want to make a change, I have to create the replay over again from my recordings on the timeline (if I haven't removed them) or record a new replay using the trigger in question and edit in the timeline from there and create a new replay. I'd like to be able to click into a replay I've already created and make a change and have it update without doing any additional recording or creating a…

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  20. Edit Replays

    I'd like the ability to go into a replay I've previously created and make minor adjustments as needed. Currently if I spot a mistake or want to make a change, I have to create the replay over again from my recordings on the timeline (if I haven't removed them) or record a new replay using the trigger in question and edit in the timeline from there and create a new replay. I'd like to be able to click into a replay I've already created and make a change and have it update without doing any additional recording or creating a…

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