Questions relating to how to make an [animation](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Animation) on the computer using software tools.

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Powerpoint Animation with Grouping

I want to do a powerpoint animation that has an animal walk past some seeds. I want to group the seeds with the animal once it gets to a certain point (I don't want to start out grouped), OR, I want ...
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How do I dynamically control animations in PowerPoint 2010?

I'm playing around with PowerPoint creating a trivia game. When the user clicks on a tile on the main slide it advances to another slide with the question. When the user clicks the return button, they ...
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Powerpoint transparency animation

I have a placed vector image and text made in Powerpoint. I need both to animate fade from 50% to 100%. Transparency function in Powerpoint seems to only work from 100% to 50%. Does anyone know of a ...
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Powerpoint 2010 Font color animation

How do I change the font color of two words/a phrase in a slide using a powerpoint slide animation? What I have done is to select the text that I want to change, then click Animations/Font Color. ...
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Make a animation path separated by clicks

I have a long text on powerpoint slide. Instead of separating it on multiple slides, I made an animation that moves it up using animation path, so that text hidden at bottom appears while text on top ...
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Simple animation creation software

I am looking to produce a simple animation video (mp4, flv etc). I have a picture which I will edit in MS Paint, and from which I will produce an animation sequence. What software can I use to ...
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How to adjust length of line connecting animated shapes

I have two shapes (two circles) and a line that connects both. Is it possible to keep this connection while the shapes are moving? Meaning that the line would move and change size according to the ...
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Pictures overlapping during animation. Any ideas how to fix?

I'm making a Powerpoint slideshow, and I wanted to make an effect of pictures spinning and growing, and overlapping each other. The problem is the first picture will cover the second picture instead ...
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Animated file explorer for windows xp

Is there any tool to view windows[xp] file explorer with animation?
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How to stretch autoshape during animation in Powerpoint 2010?

I know how to use a custom animation on an autoshape to move it from one part of the screen to the other but what I'm after is that the it animates to the left while the right side of the rectangle ...
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Can you get a simultaneous animation and transition in PowerPoint 2016?

I have a presentation with a slide that, while it is in the process of crossfading to the next slide, I want to perform an animation. The animation and transition are of the same duration, so they ...
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Powerpoint 2013 - Change font size effect

Is there a way I can change the font size using animation in MS Power Point 2013? Grow/Shrink is terrible, it pixelates and mess up the line tab. I think it was possible to do in previews version, ...
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Stop PowerPoint 2013 from animating pictures when going back?

I created a master slide for full-screen pictures. There are no slide transitions and no animations. When I get to such a full-screen slide however, PowerPoint will do a fade-in on that picture ...
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Adobe Flash - Convert tweened drawing object to symbol

I have a drawing object that has a shape tween animation on the timeline (with several keyframes). Is it possible to convert this drawing object to a movie clip symbol without loosing the keyframes ...
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Flip Animation in PowerPoint 2010

I'm creating a PowerPoint presentation with some index cards and would like to be able to 'flip' to the back of the card. This tutorial shows How to Build a Flip Custom Animation Effect in ...
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How to view movie clip in timeline mode or extract frames from movie clip to a specific destination

Flash CS5.5 Basically, I have created a movie clip animation of a character called "Hit-Egg" throwing a left hook and then ending with a right punch. I figured I could just create the movie clip ...
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Disable login animation in Mac OS X Lion

I am running Mac OS X Lion in VMWare Workstation 8. The graphics performance is not stellar, so most of the animations built into the OS are a bit choppy. I have already disabled the window ...
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How do I disable the fade out effect when Windows goes into standby?

Is there any way to disable the fade to black effect when Windows enters standby state? I have a tablet PC and when I press the power button I want the screen to turn off immediately, not showing me ...
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Which software can I use to create an engine illustration?

As an electromechanical student engineer, could you tell me which software can I use to create an animation like this one under Windows XP?
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How do you scan an image using OpenToonz's scanning tool GTS?

I downloaded OpenToonz yesterday and made my first animation successfully using only my mouse and OpenToonz. I would like to make my next animation by drawing all the frames on paper and scanning the ...
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Speed up (not turn off) animations in windows 10?

Is there a way to increase the speed of all animations in Windows 10? I know you can disable it entirely through the System > Advanced Settings > Performance Settings > Visual Effects tab. ...
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How to make a moving circle in Sony Vegas Pro 13? (64bit)

I am trying to learn how to make a moving circle in a still image on Sony Vegas. This may be difficult to explain, but using those two images below maybe it'll make a little more sense that way. So, ...
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Launching Animations for Unity dock not working after installing Numix-Circle Icons

After installing Numix theme and Numix-Circle Icons there are no animations (pulse, jump, etc.) in the Unity dock even though the Unity Tweak Tool says they're activated. Any ideas on how to fix this? ...
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Simple animation program?

I am very good with Inkscape, the open source SVG drawing tool. I am looking for something similar in terms of animation - I'd like to do simple things like animate a circle growing, a ball falling, a ...
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Powerpoint 2013

I want to animate a bike going across the screen, but I also want the spokes to spin. I have treated it as three separate pieces of art: bike + 2 wheels - but I can't get the wheels to travel across ...
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Running long list as credits on PowerPoint with credits animation

I am trying to run a long list of credits (bit like the movie credits) in PowerPoint with the credits animation feature. However, I can't seem to get it display to full list. The problem I seem to be ...
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Keep smooth desktop slideshow transition without other animations in Windows

I like to disable animations in Windows at work because it feels a lot lighter and faster, so I have the following configuration: However, I also have multiple wallpapers that change every hour ...
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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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Opening GIF in PSD, can't see frames/layers

I am delivering three small GIF animations to a client. They play fine when, say, dropped into a browser window, but the client wants to open them in Photoshop and see each frame as a layer. When they ...
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Gimp indexed button not working

I worked a long time on an animated image and I went to save it as gif file and it says convert to indexed! So I went to image>mode and the RGB and Grayscale buttons were black and clickable, but the ...
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What are all parameters to get the highest compression ratio for animation from ffmpeg x265?

Ok. I'll use -crf 51 (-crf 61, -crf 10 or any other), -preset placebo, -keyint=-1 (only one keyframe in the start). -allow-non-conformance (I am not sure if this is work with libx265). -ref 16, ...
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Animation setting in Power point 13

I have to animate my slide in such a way that the picture appears to be zooming in. This is actually the picture on left side on previous slide and i want to make it seem that it has been zoomed in ...
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Using a gif for linux kernel boot up

I want to use either a gif or multiple looped images instead of the default linux boot up image. I know it is possible to replace the default image with another image, but is it possible to use a gif ...
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Powepoint VBA animations do not appear in .WMV

PowerPoint 2010, Windows 7. I have a very complex PowerPoint presentation with lots of objects moving. Some of them are moved with animations, some are moved with a macro. I had to use a macro to ...