Tip #1117: Adjustable Grid, Guides and Ruler

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Tip #1117: Adjustable Grid, Guides and Ruler

Larry Jordan – LarryJordan.com

Grids, Guides and Ruler are all adjustable.

Grids, guides and ruler are enabled from the View menu (top) and adjusted in Preferences > Canvas (bottom).

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Inside the Motion Viewer are an adjustable grid, moveable guides and customizable ruler bar. Here’s how to display and adjust them.

To enable their display, select the option you want from the View menu in the top right corner of the Viewer. (Upper panel in screen shot.)

To customize how they look, go to Preferences > Canvas and tweak. (Lower panel in screen shot.)


Even when displayed, these overlays will not export.

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