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by jesseHeinsenberg
August 19th, 2014, 2:35 am
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: Create Comps from selected items, collect comps in folder..
Replies: 3
Views: 6579

Re: Create Comps from selected items, collect comps in folde

Hi, Your loop won’t work for several reasons. But the main reason is that it’s not a good idea to loop through the items of a project while moving them. By doing that, you’re changing the item index of each object every time the loop is executed. For example: Let’s imagine you have a project...
by jesseHeinsenberg
July 1st, 2014, 12:27 pm
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: The correct use of backward loops
Replies: 4
Views: 5465

Re: The correct use of backward loops

Allright, now I clearly understand my mistake. Thank you very much.
by jesseHeinsenberg
June 29th, 2014, 12:03 pm
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: The correct use of backward loops
Replies: 4
Views: 5465

Re: The correct use of backward loops

Hi Xavier. Thanks for your help. Now my script works but I still don't really understand why. Here's a copy of the full script: //This script works on ShapeLayers. It converts Masks into Shapes. The converted shapes will be stored in a group, in which a stroke and a fill effect will be added. //I kn...
by jesseHeinsenberg
June 28th, 2014, 1:35 am
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: The correct use of backward loops
Replies: 4
Views: 5465

The correct use of backward loops

Hi dear aenhancers, I'm trying to simply remove the selected masks of a layer. So I'm trying to use a backward loop to remove them but so far the script only removes the last item of the array. function theAlert(){alert("Select one or several masks to remove.");return}; var myComp = app.project.acti...
by jesseHeinsenberg
December 28th, 2013, 4:22 am
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: Store data with one button, paste it with another button
Replies: 2
Views: 4661

Re: Store data with one button, paste it with another button

Thanks a lot Xavier, I agree that I don't check a lot, that's because most of the time I'm the only user of my scripts. It took me some time to make your script work, because it seems that the way you declare arrays doesn't work on my old CS4 version. But now it's OK. Once again, the solution was mu...
by jesseHeinsenberg
December 26th, 2013, 5:05 am
Forum: Scripts Discussion
Topic: Store data with one button, paste it with another button
Replies: 2
Views: 4661

Store data with one button, paste it with another button

Hello aenhancers, This is my first time I'm posting, so before all I'd like to thank all the contributors for sharing their knowledge and making this forum a great ressource. I've been using AfterEffects for ten years now, but I began to script only this summer, and as I am not a programmer, each ne...