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by pablohotsauce
May 11th, 2019, 2:31 am
Forum: Expression Discussion
Topic: Has anyone found a practical use for the $.global object?
Replies: 2
Views: 1240

Re: Has anyone found a practical use for the $.global object?

But I wanna break stuff :( I figured it probably wasn't useful, but now I'm frustrated that I can't remember what code I used to get a buggy global variable working, a while back. Either the code in my original post is wrong, or it did actually work in 16.0.1, but that behavior got patched out in 16...
by pablohotsauce
April 29th, 2019, 10:51 pm
Forum: Expression Discussion
Topic: Has anyone found a practical use for the $.global object?
Replies: 2
Views: 1240

Has anyone found a practical use for the $.global object?

A few weeks ago, I messed around with trying to create global variables in Expressions. I remember adding some code similar to this to a text layer's Source Text property: $.global.myVar1 = "hello world"; And then in another text layer's Source Text prop, I called that var: $.global.myVar1; And that...
by pablohotsauce
April 13th, 2019, 2:40 pm
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: exposing obscure / hidden AE commands to scripting?
Replies: 1
Views: 657

exposing obscure / hidden AE commands to scripting?

There are some AE commands that don't seem to be available as menu commands and/or as commands in the Keyboard Shortcuts dialog. I want to be able to expose some of these to scripting so that I can assign keyboard shortcuts to those scripts, to call the commands. For example, some of my most-used co...