ADOBE AFTER EFFECTS: Forum Expressions Tutorials Creative Cloud

Control Slider effect is missing error

COW Forums : Adobe After Effects Expressions

<< PREVIOUS   •   FAQ   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
Brian Gibson
Control Slider effect is missing error
on Jan 10, 2020 at 4:01:14 pm
Last Edited By Brian Gibson on Jan 10, 2020 at 8:02:56 pm

Hey guys,

Edit: I figured out what I was doing wrong. I had to put the actual slider in the layer before I could reference it. Pretty dumb but I got it fixed

I'm pretty new to After Effects so my apologies if I am missing something obvious. But I am trying to create a slider to control a rectangle padding size relative to some text. I got the expression from EC Abrams.

This is what I get...

Error: Error: Effect name "Slider Control" is missing or does not exist.

Here is the code.


I am baffled as to what is wrong with this.

a=thisComp.layer("Text Layer").sourceRectAtTime();

Height=a.height;
Width=a.width;

p=effect("Slider Control")("Slider");
x=Width+p;
y=Height+p;

[x,y]


Return to posts index

<< PREVIOUS   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
© 2020 CreativeCOW.net All Rights Reserved
[TOP]