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melisa balaSetTimeIn Shortcut
by on Oct 2, 2015 at 12:34:24 pm

I want to move the selected layers to the CTI with the SetTimeIn shortcut. As far as as I understand, it is the "[" key, however I tried so many times and it changed nothing. So I changed the shortcut to "ğ" but it does not change anything either

It may be a very basic question but I cannot figure out this. And I am losing too much time dragging the layers manually. How can I paste or drag the selected layers to the CTI?

Thank you,

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Dave LaRondeRe: SetTimeIn Shortcut
by on Oct 2, 2015 at 6:33:39 pm

Put the CTI at the desired time.
Ctl-click (Cmd-click Mac) on the layers you want to move to select them.
Shift-drag and the first layer in time snaps to the CTI.

I doubt there's a script that can do it any faster than that.

Dave LaRonde
Promotion Producer
KGAN (CBS) & KFXA (Fox) Cedar Rapids, IA

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melisa balaRe: SetTimeIn Shortcut
by on Oct 7, 2015 at 9:38:58 am

Hello Dave,

I am dragging and snapping to the CTI as you suggested. However, since I have thousands of PNG sequences, I sometimes waste too much time when I need to drag multiple layers or copy/paste them on the exact place. You may suggest to precompose before dragging, but I have loops and repeating frames. I wish there was a way to move multiple layers not by dragging but with a shortcut. Or paste them on the exact place at the timeline.

Thank you for your answers, you helped me a lot :)

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