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by drylightn
June 17th, 2020, 6:37 am
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: toggling layer visibility via expression control in effects panel?
Replies: 5
Views: 611

Re: toggling layer visibility via expression control in effects panel?

Hi @ sshahriyari! That looks like a handy little script you got there, but not quite what I"m trying to do. Ultimately what I want is to have an effect control that is linked to an expression on the layer of whos visibility I want to toggle. So like for example, I am rigging a characteand I want to ...
by drylightn
June 16th, 2020, 7:01 am
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: toggling layer visibility via expression control in effects panel?
Replies: 5
Views: 611

Re: toggling layer visibility via expression control in effects panel?

Unfortunately, that doesn't really work for me because even at 0% transparency, the layer can still be "selected" in the camera view by accident (even if you can't see it). Ultimately I've come to the conclusion that you can't control the eyeballs with expressions (in timeline), only with scripts.

by drylightn
May 21st, 2020, 4:23 pm
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: toggling layer visibility via expression control in effects panel?
Replies: 5
Views: 611

toggling layer visibility via expression control in effects panel?

I'm trying to write a script that toggles the visiblity (eyeball) of a layer depending on if a check box is toggled in the effects panel, using AE 2020. The main gist is i'm rigging a character and want to show/hide controls depending on the options they have turned/on off. I believe i can do that w...
by drylightn
May 19th, 2020, 7:38 pm
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: mass delete properties of essential graphics template....
Replies: 0
Views: 399

mass delete properties of essential graphics template....

Hi everyone! Is there a quick, easy way to delete all (or several) of the properties on a essential graphics panel/template in AE 2020? I can go through and select them one by one and delete them, but that gets really old when you have to do it a ton (and have 50ish controls in the panel)