I had a friend working on part of a motion project due tomorrow. he send it to me via idisk in a .XML file. I can't get a hold of him ... and the file keeps trying to open up in color and not doing anything. can you please help me?
All Motion project files are in XML format, but they should sport a .motn extension, not .xml. I'm not sure how those files got a .xml appended to them, but try changing it to .motn and open them in Motion (assuming that they really are Motion documents).
You can also open the files up in a text editor (such as Text Edit) and check out the opening tags. Motion documents always begin with: