I'm pretty new to adobe animate so if someone could help me out that would be great. I set the opacity to some of the layers on my aniation to 50%, but when I preview the animation all the layers are back to 100%. Is there anyway I can prevent this?
Layer opacity is a feature like outline view, that only exists in the editor. It's working as designed.
Lets see if I can help. : ) To help me explain I'm gonna use some really basic art. . . two overlapping brown ovals!
If you want everything on a layer to be 50% transparent probably the easiest solution is:
Now everything on that layer should be 50% transparent. 🙂
However you might get a visual error where two objects are overlapping eachother, and the overlapping section is more opaque, like this:
To fix this: Now when you export the image it will look like this:*
*Nope, this doesn't work any more. .. Is this a bug? : (
Sigh-* let's do a work-around:
To really fix this:
Now your symbol will look like this! No gross overlapping alphas.
Hope this helps!