Project

  • How do I create a new project?

    From the Animatron Editor: to begin working on a New Project, open the Main Menu and select “New Project” (Hotkey: Alt + N). > From the Animatron website: click on the “Create Animation” button in the upper-right corner of the web page. > Note: Every New Project will be saved with the Titl...
  • How do I delete a project?

    From "My Account" page: click on the Preview Thumbnail or title of the project, then click on the trash can (Delete) icon to the bottom-right of the video preview. > From the Animatron Editor: use the Main Menu (or Alt + O) to bring up the Open Project dialogue box. From here, locate the pr...
  • How do I download my project?

    You can easily download your project in several media formats by clicking on the Download button located at the top-right of the Editor in the Project Header. You can also quickly Share your project directly to your linked social networks of choice, by simply clicking on the Share button, next t...
  • How do I host my own projects?

    Pro Subscribers (https://www.animatron.com/pricing) can choose the "Download HTML5" option in the Editor's Main Menu to download the HTML, Javascript, and all resource files (images, sounds, etc.), which will allow you to host the project completely independent from us. >
  • How do I import images, audio, SVGs, fonts and video into my project?

    The Import Feature is found in the Main Menu. Clicking on “Import” (hotkey: Alt + I) will open your import options, shown below. The Import Feature is a great tool that allows you to import Images, Audio, Video and even Fonts, into your project. You are able to drag-and-drop your files from you...
  • How do I name and rename projects?

    From the Editor: Simply, click on the Project Settings Icon to the right of the Main Menu. Then, rename or type a new project name into the provided text entry box. (by default, new projects are named "Unnamed") > From your Account Gallery: While viewing a project preview from your Account G...
  • How do I open a saved project?

    From "My Account" Page: Click on either the Preview Thumbnail in your gallery or it's project title, then click on the Edit Project Icon that pops up near the upper-right corner of the preview window, to open the project in the Editor. > From your Web Browser: directly accessing the Animatr...
  • How do I save my project?

    Good news! We automatically save every change you make to a project, so the latest version of your work will always be waiting in your Animatron account. If you have signed up, and have a registered(Free) Animatron Account, you are able to save up to 20 public projects. If you have a Starter Sub...
  • How to add a Description to your Project

    You can easily add a Description to your Animatron Project in the Editor. This helps your viewer know what your video is all about, at a glance! Watch this quick video tip to find out how! "I highly recommend watching through the entire playlist, to see more quick and helpful Animatron tips." ...
  • How to add searchable Tags to your Project

    You can easily add Tags to your Projects! This makes them quickly searchable in your personal and public project galleries. Watch this quick video tip to find out how! "I highly recommend watching through the entire playlist, to see more quick and helpful Animatron tips." -Bryce (Your Animatro...
  • How to Copy Objects from one Project to another

    Looking to copy some Objects from one of your Animatron Projects and paste them into another? This quick video shows you just how easy it is! "I highly recommend watching through the entire playlist, to see more quick and helpful Animatron tips. If you copy a copy, you might be a copy cat!" -B...
  • How to Name your Animatron Project

    You can easily give your current Animatron Project a name! Watch this quick video tip to find out how! "I highly recommend watching through the entire playlist, to see more quick and helpful Animatron tips." -Bryce (Your Animatron Guru) Go visit our Youtube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/ch...
  • How to set the privacy and sharing permissions of your project

    Want to set the Privacy and Sharing permissions of your project? This quick video tip will show you just how easy it is! "I highly recommend watching through the entire playlist, to see more quick and helpful Animatron tips. Your privacy is sacred, so only share what you want the world to reme...
  • How to Undo and Redo Changes Made in the Animatron Editor

    You can easily Undo any changes you've made in your Animatron Project, by simple clicking on the arrows at the top of the Editor. Or to speed up your workflow, use the shortcut keys ctrl + Z ('cmd + Z' on MAC) to Undo, and Shift + ctrl + Z ('Shift + cmd + Z' on MAC) to Redo. This will help you to...
  • How to view your project's preview page

    Want to see a preview of your project the way your viewers will see the final video? Watch just how easy it is in this quick video tip! "I highly recommend watching through the entire playlist, to see more quick and helpful Animatron tips. A good preview is always welcome!" -Bryce (Your Animat...
  • See your Projects Save Status by looking at the Cloud Icon Save Status Indicator

    Wondering why your Project is slow or being troublesome? Or maybe you just want to check if your Project is saving properly? Simple! Just check out the colored Cloud Icon Save Status Indicator and watch this helpful video to see what the current color means! "I highly recommend watching throug...