Can't add text or essential graphics to the timeline

Community Beginner ,
Jul 21, 2021 Jul 21, 2021

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When trying to add text or a rectangle to my timeline it will not allow me to. 

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Adobe Community Professional , Jul 23, 2021 Jul 23, 2021
The next step for me would be to reset preferences and reset the workspace you are in. Stan

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Jul 21, 2021 Jul 21, 2021

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Is the timeline filled with a sequence?

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Jul 21, 2021 Jul 21, 2021

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If there is a sequence is the left V1, V2, or V3 highlighted (Blue?)

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Jul 21, 2021 Jul 21, 2021

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Jul 22, 2021 Jul 22, 2021

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Ess Graphics does not need source patching or track targeting.

It will always choose the top empty track.

But it does need sequence settings.

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Jul 22, 2021 Jul 22, 2021

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Can you please include a few screenshots of what you're seeing and cannot do?

 

Help us help you.

 

Thanks.

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Jul 22, 2021 Jul 22, 2021

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Community Beginner ,
Jul 22, 2021 Jul 22, 2021

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You can see the text box dragged out below the clock, but it doesn't actually create the text field for me. 

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Adobe Employee ,
Jul 22, 2021 Jul 22, 2021

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Hi,

What happens after you start typing?

 

Thanks,
Kevin

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Jul 22, 2021 Jul 22, 2021

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Nothing. No text appears and the outline of the textbox just disappears. 

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Jul 22, 2021 Jul 22, 2021

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Try just clicking on the screen with the Text tool selected and then type. 

But if you need to drag a box, then make sure it is tall enough to take your selected font.

 

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Community Beginner ,
Jul 22, 2021 Jul 22, 2021

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Tried it. Same results, does not create a text field. 

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Jul 23, 2021 Jul 23, 2021

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The next step for me would be to reset preferences and reset the workspace you are in.

 

Stan

 

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Jul 23, 2021 Jul 23, 2021

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That worked! Thank you so much! 

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