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View Poll Results: Who uses autokey?
I sure do! 48 66.67%
no way - it's an auto scene destroy button 24 33.33%
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  12 December 2003
about half the time. Sometimes, it's a real timesaver.
 
  12 December 2003
all the time .. just a matter of habitude
 
  12 December 2003
Quote: Originally posted by hrgiger
about half the time. Sometimes, it's a real timesaver.
Yeah, I should have put a third option: "Sometimes - it depends on what I'm animating"... Mods, are you able to add this?
 
  12 December 2003
I do since it's automagically on and I'm too lazy to turn it off
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  12 December 2003
oyyy, I think theres already been a post/poll!?

Being ancient I dont use it. But the new character animator types will say its great.
I can see how, when moving all those poses you dont want to hit enter repeatedly.
But for motion graphics, I think its better to finalize your movements by manually creating a key.

Its too damn easy to be moving something and accidently select a different object, camera whatever, and totally screw yourself!

With multiple undos in 8, perhaps I will start to use autokey.
hmm wonder how well thats going to work?
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  12 December 2003
I used to hate it because if you made a change, you where screwed. But ever since I remapped my undo and redo to the standard <ctrl> Z, I've been using it ever since. I've found that I actually make less mistakes now because whatever I move gets keyed. In the past, I would often forget to key something and mess things up.


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  12 December 2003
I only sometimes use it. If I am animating I will. If I am just arranging everything in a scene then I don't.
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  12 December 2003
most of the time I do...
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  12 December 2003
i dont use the autokey after it didnt work for me on 5.5 (that was supposed to have it right) so i just got used to hitting enter all the time..

i use it now, but i still make keys manually all the time too!
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  12 December 2003
Autokey is on. But for some unknown reason, everytime I make a modification I hit Enter

Therefore I use and don't use autokey
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  12 December 2003
with the all new unlimited undo in Layout...I leave it on
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  12 December 2003
Quote: Originally posted by proton
with the all new unlimited undo in Layout...


Welcome to the 90's Newtek!
 
  12 December 2003
are we in the 90's already....cool I get to party like it's 1999
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  12 December 2003
Same over here telamon, I always hit enter anyway !

Hey, the 80ís where great, lets just stay there Newtek (80ís revival)
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