Adding text


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Adding text

Now there are so many options once you add text to your Motion project that we actually created a separate chapter solely dedicated to working with text. But it's kind of important to understand at least how to add text to your Motion project. So we'll just add some basic text. Go up to the Create section of your toolbar and in the right-hand side you'll see a T button, go ahead and click on that and you'll notice your mouse changes into the I bar. If you place that anywhere in your canvas and click, you'll now have a blinking cursor. Go ahead and add some text into your projects.

When you're finished adding text, you can either press Escape or Enter on your keypad to set the text. Now with the text set, you can adjust the basic settings of text in the HUD. By clicking on the pulldown menu, you can go through all the different fonts and preview them in your canvas before you apply them. You can click-and-drag and adjust the Size, the Tracking, the Line Spacing if yo...

Adding text
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Adding text provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 4 Essential Training

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Video
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