Adobe After Effects is a digital motion graphics and video compositing software package, used in the post-production process of film and television production

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After Effects: Mac to PC

Is it possible to open an After Effects file that's been created on a Mac with PC? I don't know what version the AE was on the Mac side, but I want to oepn it with CS3 on a PC laptop.
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How to resolve 0xc000007b error opening Adobe After Effects?

I have installed Adobe CS6 on Windows 8 and get the error "0xc000007b" every time I open open Adobe After Effects. All other Adobe software, including Photoshop and Premiere Pro, work perfectly. I ...
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Is it possible to run Adobe After Effects (CS6 or later versions) under Wine?

I have been unsuccessful trying to install Adobe After Effects on Linux using Wine. If someone has done this successfully, could you share what steps are required beyond a "simple" installation in ...
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Photoshop GIF animation: how to slide a 'gradient overlay' layer effect?

I have a simple PSD with one layer, and in the layer I have a 'gradient overlay' effect which modifies the object. It's a very specific effect where it looks like separating the gradient into a second ...
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Cleaning tracked keyframes in After Effects

I'm new to After Effects and played with Mocha for After Effects a bit (which is very easy to pick up) and was wondering: If I have a bunch of dense set of keyframes as a result of tracking, is ...
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Reencoding MXF (OP-1a) XDCAM HD422 MPEG into something useful

I am a bit desperate at this point. I have a video file in the MXF container format. MediaInfo identifies it as MXF (OP-1a) XDCAM HD422 and says the Video Stream is plain MPEG. I want to edit the ...
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AfterEffects , Create floating objects

I want to create a floating objects when time freezes ... Zach king created a video that throw popcorn in the air , then time freeze and then camera moves around ... Search : 'Zachking Popcorn' then ...
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Aftereffects and Photoshops ui do not work in vmwere 7 in a maverick VM

so first off i will explane I set up a VM of mavericks in VMwere fusion because some of my software will not work in Yosemite and I want to upgrade so I created a legacy VM in VMwere fusion 7. ...
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What are the recommended configuration for improving After Effects CS6 perfomance?

Everything was fine regarding my performance while using After Effects CS6. Suddenly it became really slow to pre-render the frames of my text animation (and started hanging a lot). It is interesting ...
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Audio keeps breaking for the video created by Adobe After Effect CS 5.5

I created a video using Adobe After Effect CS 5.5 and imported a MP3 file to the time line - After rendering the video to a movie with .avi format, the audio keeps breaking during the show time. ...
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SVG to After Effects workflow?

I have a JavaScript chart component that outputs SVG. (It's kind of like an animated bar chart with a time slider.) One of my clients would like to customize this animation further in After Effects - ...
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After Effects Export as JPEG sequence results in huge file

I have an After Effects project for school, and I've created a movie using JPEG sequences (10 @ ~100-200mb/each ). I have the output setting on the composition set to 640x480. I resized each JPEG ...
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How run Adobe After Effects CS6 v6.0.335.0 64-bit software into 32-bit machine?

I'm using windows 7 32-bit OS other configuration is below in image. In my system I'm trying to install Adobe After Effects CS6 v6.0.335.0 here is the setup screenshot but after running the ...
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After Effects CS4 shows installed while installing Creative Suite 4

I recently needed to reinstall Windows XP, but I didn't perform a clean install with formatting the partition, but I installed on the partition without formatting, and it only deleted the windows ...
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adobe after effects animation preset duration

I'm new to after effects. I want to apply some effect (for example flashing) to one of my images in composition. I want that effect to be applied from 5 to 10 second. How can I do this?
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Auto Display Profile Change Between Video and Print Projects

I often switch between print and screen projects. I'm working on an iMac 5k display with two different Display Profiles (let's just say D50 and D65 for simplicity). One is intended for print ...
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How to convert an After Effects CC project to cs6?

I have a project I created on After Effects CC (latest version) and I wanted to open it on another computer but it is an Adobe After Effects Cs6 software. I tried to "Save as..."-(older version) ...
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How to export Animated SVG file from Adobe After Effects?

I am working on a text animation in Adobe After Effects and I want to export my animation as an Animated SVG so that I can use it on my website and Mobile Apps. Does anyone know to do that?
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Colors change when rendering from After Effects

I have a video composition in AE CC and want to export it. However, when the video is exported, the colors look different than what displays in AE. Interestingly enough, this problem only happens with ...
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How to resolve error 0xc000007b opening Adobe After Effects?

I have installed Adobe CS6 on Windows 8 and get the error "0xc000007b" every time I open open Adobe After Effects. All other Adobe software, including Photoshop and Premiere Pro work perfectly. I have ...
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Adobe After Effects free and open-source alternative

I used to work on Adobe After Effects at a studio that had a license for it. I learned it and could use it for my own projects, but I will never have the money to purchase it. I most definitely do not ...
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Multiple Graphics cards - Non Multi-Display Setup

Is it possible for me to utilize the processing capabilities of multiple graphics cards, even if I'm only using one monitor? I recently bought a new AMD graphics card, fairly top of the line. I also ...
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Export After Effects layers to multi layered Quicktime movie file

Is it possible to export multiple After Effects layers to a multi layered Quicktime movie file natively or using an additional application? AE: CS5 Qt: 7
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After Effects CS4: Using layer markers

I have a question regarding Layer Markers in AE. What I'm trying to do is have a layer start off normal then in the time line I'll place a marker and have it change its color using Effect > Color ...
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In after effects can you give 2d images thickness when arranging them in 3d?

In after effects I have some PNGs which are arranged in 3d. When they are rotated 90 degrees they all but disappear because they have no thickness. Is there a way to give them thickness?
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more power for windows and video render

I have 10 different project on 5 windows machine that render a video with after effect, I already have a software that schedule my render. What i need is to make more video, I would like to know what ...
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can I remove 12.0 from After Effects CC? (It takes 8GB!)

C:\Users\user\AppData\Local\Temp\Adobe\After Effects> has two directories. 12.0 and 12.1 12.0 takes 8GB 12.1 takes 4GB Can I remove 12.0? How about 12.1 also? Each one has this big ...
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Does .mov files keep the layers made in Adobe After Effects?

I have a video in .mov format. Is there any way, after I import it to After Effects, to see the effects which are used and change the content ?