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Questions about the Dopesheet editor in Blender. The Dopesheet is used for managing animations and keyframes for the entire scene.

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How can I slow down or animate time?

"I want to be able to switch my scene between fast and slow motion, or have all of it go into slow motion except the camera so I can pan through." This is commonly asked for, and while there are some ...
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Snap a bunch of keyframes to the cursor?

I have an object with several keyframes at different times. there is an option to grab all keyframes and snap the first (or the last) keyframe to the position of cursor? (like after effect when hit ...
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How can I copy all selected Keyframes?

I tried to select a few keyframes and copy them at a later position in the dope sheet, but only a single finger was copied. Probably all keyframed items must be selected before copy and paste, how can ...
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Is there a quick way to move a keyframe to a specific frame?

What is the easiest/fastest way to move a keyframe to a specific frame? In other words, is there a way to type in an absolute frame value with modal numinput (which uses the delta by default)? E.g. ...
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Dope Sheet: Select all keyframes before or after a certain point

I'm attempting to create a smooth motion with a camera object in an animation as it changes location between several keyframes. My goal is to select the relevant keyframes at the specific point in ...
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How to duplicate keyframes?

How do i duplicate keyframes into the same object? I need this for a cyclic animation. I press Shift+D and move the keyframes in the Dopesheet, but the animation doesn't continue after the original ...
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Understanding automatic key frames insertion

In my animation, I am using the red button to automatically insert key frames. So, it automatically saves Rot/scale and location. However, suppose that I need to just save the rotation of the object, ...
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How to make NLA strip rotate based on previous action?

in this file http://pasteall.org/blend/34781, i would that the person turn left and continue to walk but there is a little bit problem that i could understand that canceled the turn left action. Could ...
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Adding a new keyframe while working with dopesheet sets the last keyframe to the current

So I have a problem were I add a new keyframe in between a loop the last keyframe takes the new keyframe's value. Lets say I have : keyframe 1: x=0 keyframe 2: x=16 and then I add keyframe 3: x=6 ...
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automate keyframes group to non-linear position

Can't find any information about very useful feature for animation and specially motion graphics, I will very appreciate any help (before i'm starting asking my friends to write a plugin...):
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Snap FK/IK does not copy the motion

I have had an amazing problem about IK and FK mode. Snap is used to copy the animation from IK to FK or from FK to IK. So, normally, When i do an animation using IK and FK mode, I can finally run it ...
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How to bind material change to a single animation action? [duplicate]

I chose objects colour, then fixed its value using i key. But the colour property was bind globally for the object. It effects all the object's actions. How can I ...
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Why NLA editor run only the top action strip

I get an error when I try to create a walk cycle using two action strip. The first is walk cycle in place and the second moving cycle from point A to point b. I could not understand why the NLA run ...