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Stefan Evans
Text Animation Question
on Sep 12, 2014 at 3:40:10 pm

Probably a fairly easy one but my google searches didn't help me.

I'm trying to mimick a technique I've seen around the place, which is like a typewriter transition except the letters fade in a random order. Any quick tips on how to do this?

Here's an example at 12 seconds:

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Derek Boettcher
Re: Text Animation Question
on Sep 12, 2014 at 10:27:12 pm

You can find this in the text animation section. Click the down arrow next to your text in the time line. On the right side you will see Animate: > go ahead and hit that drop down. Check opacity. Key frame your start 0%-100%, and then turn the randomizer on. I'm doing that from memory, so there may be a little give and take. But that should at least get you in the right direction. Try playing with the opacity level too.

Derek Boettcher
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