Edit multiple frames tool not found

New Here ,
Jan 14, 2021 Jan 14, 2021

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Hello everyone,

I've been making a small animation and now that I have the general motion down, want to make a copy from it and move it somewhere else on the page. I can't find the edit multiple frames button anywhere, is it just gone in the 2021 version or am I overlooking it?

 

I also tried importing it to the 2020 version, but I can't change my vector object at all or even select the object I'm working with.

 

Any help will be very appreciated.

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New Here , Jul 31, 2021 Jul 31, 2021
I just found out why it was not there. apparently they added this functionality and made that icon hidden by default

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Jan 14, 2021 Jan 14, 2021

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it's just above your timeline(s).

 

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Community Beginner ,
Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021

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I don't have this button above my timeline either. It's missing from the interface. Weird; I've been using Animate (and before that, Flash, since the 90s), and this functionality has always been there.

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Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021

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what kind of document is that?

 

and unselect onion skin.  maybe you have some setting that doesn't allow mult frame editing.

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Community Beginner ,
Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021

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It's a Canvas (HTML5) document, but I tried opening an Actionscript doc as well, and its still not there.

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Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021

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what you showed of animate is completely different from what i see.

 

are you using expert mode or novice mode?

 

if novice, change to expert.

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Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021

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Novice mode?1 I've never even heard of such a thing (and I was in the Animate prerelease group for a while)...

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Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021

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Aha! I switched to the Essentials workspace (on clean install, it defaulted to "Basic"), and looky here:

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Jan 26, 2021 Jan 26, 2021

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so, problem solved?

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Jan 27, 2021 Jan 27, 2021

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Yep! I'm not the OP, so I can't mark this solved, though.

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Jan 27, 2021 Jan 27, 2021

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glad it's solved.

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Jul 31, 2021 Jul 31, 2021

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I just found out why it was not there. apparently they added this functionality and made that icon hidden by default

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Thanks. I'm looking for this.

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Sep 16, 2021 Sep 16, 2021

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This was helpful, Thanks!

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