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Hi there, I am not able to play with my mask on adobe after effect after updating the program. I am thinking of uninstalling, but I'm concern something might mess up again. Can you or someone assists me on how I can fix this? thanks!
Masks need to be applied to layers. You have no layers. You don't even have a composition.
I appreciate the quick reply..The program won't let me apply any even if I have a composition. I get the error msg that's posted on the screenshot.
ok, no problem. i'd say first try purging your cache by menu Edit>Purge>all cache and mem...
I assume you've closed and restarted AE but have you rebooted your system?
Also you can delete your preferences file by holding ctrl-opt-shift while AE is starting up.
You could delete the preference manually too but I dont know where there are on a mac.
Those are the standard things to try first when something weird is happening.