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Ondra FleischmannExtendScript: Animate text
by on May 20, 2016 at 11:41:25 am

Hi everyone.

I spent many hours solving my problem. What I need is: we (CZ) use money format 1 234,-. The space between thousands and hundreds should be narrower than numbers, let's say half wide. And I know that AE have not word spacing and I cannot assign more than one text style to text layer. Another option is using text animator. Before I will have to try the last option (composing 3 layers, 1-space-234) I want to ask you if there is a way to add Animator and control it with ExtendScript or there is some script solving smaller spaces or if you could share another fresh idea.

Thanks, Ondra

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Graham QuinceRe: ExtendScript: Animate text
by on May 23, 2016 at 10:08:05 am

AE's Character tools have selection based controls. Highlight one of your spaces and reduce the width percentage. Then just copy that space and paste it other any others you have. - Free FX for amateur films - FX blog

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Ondra FleischmannRe: ExtendScript: Animate text
by on Jun 13, 2016 at 8:31:56 am

Thank you for your response. Unfortunately I cannot just highlight and edit text via ExtendScript.


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