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  1. 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.

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  2. Puppets and Scenes in Project Window

    I hope if the puppets were sorted with each other and the scenes were sorted with each other and not combined the puppets and scenes.

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  4. Closer integration with Stream Deck

    It would be very useful to have a closer integration with Stream Deck than there currently is. I easily run out of keys on my keyboard to use as triggers and to extend functionality to Stream Desk I need to run it as a midi device.

    Whilst this does work, it is laborious and having a direct integration would be ideal. This is not only for streaming but for general performance controls.

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  5. caption this!!

    the ability to go from cation text to visems.. now thats gold!

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  6. 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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  7. typing letters in timeline should move simultaneouslyone after the other so you can

    should move simultaneously one after the other so you can basically type the word out instead of having to move to move the mouse

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  8. 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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  9. I want the same reproducibility in the recording of physical property behaviors as in the recording.

    I recorded a scene in which a puppet flows in the wind using the physical properties behavior. However, when I play it back, it does not behave the same. Each time I play it back, the behavior is different.
    I hope that the next version will have the same behavior.

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  11. Please fix Dynamic Linking to Premiere Pro and After Effects

    Since I need to use many features in Premiere Pro and After Effects to finish a project with Ch, I am finding dynamic linking a good idea/concept to do professional work but it always ends up making things unworkable. Right now I have a project I spent 3 weeks on, and I can't even open it in Premiere Pro, all the Ch scenes are 'pending' and I have done everything recommended on the Internet but cannot open the project in either Premiere Pro or After Effects (all the apps are updated). If Adobe cannot fix dynamic linking then please consider…

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  12. Help Explain this?

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

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  13. Universal Cameras

    You should be able to export a camera to a different scene.

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  14. 1 vote

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  15. 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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  16. Turn on visibility of sticks in Record workspace

    Similar to how you you can turn on the visibility of your dragger handles, there are times when I'd find it helpful if my sticks showed up green on the stage so I could troubleshoot their placement. When the legs or arms are warping in ways I don't like, the solution is often to trial-and-error move those sticks around and find the perfect sweet spot. I think I might be able to pinpoint what part of the stick is influencing the mesh in an ugly way if I could see the sticks while the puppet's moving.

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  17. An option to record in 1.25x, 1.50x, 2x or faster. Same for the playing.

    I currently have 6+ hours of educational voice over which has to be animated and it takes me about triple the time to do the animations

    1 step: head movement
    2. step: draggers
    3. step: triggers

    So it is taking me around 18 hours of work and it would be nice to have an option for 2x speed recording since the movements required are not that complex....also for the playing

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  18. Blink and Physics need to be decoupled from frame rate

    Recording a stage with 60fps and 4k settings. Blink lasts exactly 1 Frame. This looks natural in 25fps but with 60, it is just flickering.
    Same with physics. Dangle is quite different if stage runs 24, 25, 30 or 60 FPS.

    Please at least, insert a multiplier in behaviours (blink 2x slower would result in a 30fps like behaviour when performed on a 60 fps stage).

    Cycle layers already has something like this.

    Idea: scaling physics to 5x or 6x would result in a slowmotion effect. Useful for a ghostly puppet for example. Or underwater

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  19. Jimmy Neutron characters

    Hello! Can you fix the Jimmy Neutron characters?

    1 vote

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  20. 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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