Load Project or Template at Startup

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Author: Lloyd Alvarez

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Will launch a project or template every time your start After Effects. For example, if you have a certain folder/file structure you like to keep for your AE projects, you can setup a virgin project the way you like it and save it as a template by giving it a .aet extension. Now every time you launch AE your custom setup will be automatically loaded.

Load Project or Template at Startup

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Gives you a menu to load projects or templates from a designated folder.  If it is installed in the Scripts->Startup folder it will run every time After Effects starts up.

For example, if you have a certain folder/file structure or camera rig, etc that you like to keep for your AE projects, you can setup a virgin project the way you like it and save it as a template by giving it a .aet extension.  Now every time you launch AE your custom setup will be automatically loaded.

You can convert any after effects project to be a template by changing the file extension from .aep to .aet

After Effects 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, CC 2019, CC 2018, CC 2017, CC 2015.3, CC 2015, CC 2014, CC, CS6
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