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tonicbeats
05-19-2010, 05:52 PM
hey, I'm trying to open a .aec file from c4d r11.5 in after effects cs5, but when I try to import in after effects the .aec file is greyed out when all acceptable files is selected in the enable drop down, if I try to change the drop down to "All Files", then select the .aec file and click open it gives me an error saying "After Effects Error: Failed to connect to Adobe premiere pro dynamic link. (86 :: 1)". Anyone have an ideas? Thanks in advance for the help!

Mylenium
05-19-2010, 05:58 PM
Is it the latest version of the plug-in? As a workaround, simply import it in CS4 and open the AE project then in CS5...

Mylenium

tonicbeats
05-19-2010, 07:42 PM
yes I have the latest version of the c4d to ae plug from maxon...Is it possible to have ae cs4 installed at the same time as cs5?

ToddKopriva
05-20-2010, 02:47 AM
> Is it possible to have ae cs4 installed at the same time as cs5?

I have After Effects CS3, CS4, and CS5 installed on the same computer, and they work fine. Just make sure that you install the earlier version before installing the later version.

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