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Jeff Hurd
AE Parent Tab Gone
on Nov 17, 2009 at 9:07:34 pm

So I usually work on my home computer with AE and I see the Parent and child tabs in the main timeline window. At work I cannot for the life of me find these same tabs. This is CS3 and I tried toggle switches all the brackets in the bottom left I cannot make the parent tab show up! It is extremely frustrating. Anyone know how I can make that parent drop down show up next to each layer? Thank you!

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Andy George
Re: AE Parent Tab Gone
on Nov 17, 2009 at 11:17:16 pm


Right click on the top portion of the tabs location (on source name for example)
and select "columns>parent"


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Stuart Elith
Re: AE Parent Tab Gone
on Nov 18, 2009 at 1:32:31 am

Also, you can use Shift+F4 as the shortcut to reveal or hide this :)
F4 by itself is the shortcut for 'toggle switches' too, which is nice if you don't keep them all revealed at once (to save space).

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