In this video, go over options for layout assistance in your document.
- [Narrator] Aside from basic document settings, … Animate also provides a number of options … for layout assistance in your project. … These include rulers, guides, a grid, and snapping options. … The easiest way to access rulers … is from the document properties. … Here is a button that will activate or deactivate rulers, … and we can click that … to see the rulers up here around our stage. … To view grid and guides, we'll go up to the View menu, … where you can also show or hide rulers. … And if we go down to Grid, … note we can Show Grid from here or Edit Grid. … When we edit the grid we can change the color … the grid appears at, we can show the grid, … we can decide whether we want to show the grid over objects … or simply beneath them, … and we can choose to snap to grid, … which in my opinion is almost always a good idea. … We can also configure our grid to be larger or smaller. … I'm going to actually change my grid … to 25 by 25 pixel squares. … And then for snap accuracy, …
- Setting up a UX project in Animate
- Drawing simple shapes
- Adding text
- Creating symbols
- Building interactive states
- Defining screens in the timeline
- Linking between screens
- Animating interactions
- Publishing and exporting your project
Skill Level Intermediate
Prototyping Microinteractions with Adobe Animatewith Joseph Labrecque1h 50m Intermediate
1. Project Setup
2. Working with Shapes and Text
3. Building Reusable Assets
4. Using the Timeline to Define Screens
5. Prototyping Experiences
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