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Jordan Peterson
Rename layer
on May 21, 2020 at 2:35:15 pm

How to rename layer to specific name like "BG" or "Track Null"
How to create layer with specific name. Thanks

Peace J.P


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Jordan Peterson
Re: Rename layer
on May 21, 2020 at 7:27:04 pm

Dan Ebberts please help!

Peace J.P


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Dan Ebberts
Re: Rename layer
on May 21, 2020 at 9:56:43 pm

I'm not sure what you're asking. Are you asking how to rename a layer using a script? It might be something like this:

app.project.activeItem.layer(1). name = "BG";

Or are you asking something else entirely?

Dan



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Jordan Peterson
Re: Rename layer
on May 22, 2020 at 3:34:09 am

Yes Dan I want make script buttons to k-bar to quickly rename layer that I choose.

Peace J.P


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Jordan Peterson
Re: Rename layer
on May 22, 2020 at 5:54:29 am

Yeah thats almost what i want, but it works only with layer 1. But I want the selected layer. Please bro help me.
and second request is script that create solid with "Matte" name.

app.project.activeItem.layer(1). name = "BG";

Peace J.P


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Andrei Popa
Re: Rename layer
on May 22, 2020 at 7:00:42 am

app.project.activeItem.selectedLayers[0].name = "BG"

app.project.activeItem.selectedLayers[0].name = "Matte"

Andrei
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Jordan Peterson
Re: Rename layer
on May 22, 2020 at 7:11:00 am

Andrei Thank You a lot Brother! Very appreciated! You saved my tons of time to me!

Peace J.P


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