Tips & tricks

Useful hacks curated by the Haiku team.

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12 articles in this collection
Written by Zack Brown, Taylor Poe, and Roberto Dip

GIF and Video export times

When I try to export my animation, the video and gif options never finish (and eventually grey out). What's going on?
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Written by Zack Brown
Updated over a week ago

[Inspiration] Types of animations you can include in your product

How can I integrate a good animation into the UI?
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Written by Zack Brown
Updated over a week ago

Replay your animation on the Share page

Are there any buttons to control the animation on the share page?
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Written by Taylor Poe
Updated over a week ago

Does Animator support calculations?

Use calculations in the attributes panel for accurate results.
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Written by Zack Brown
Updated over a week ago

Using consistent transform sizes on elements of varying size

Work with different sized elements easier
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Written by Taylor Poe
Updated over a week ago

Preview your animation in a mobile device

Can I see a preview of my animation in a mobile device?
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Written by Zack Brown
Updated over a week ago

Rendering your animation in a browser

Can I see how my animation looks in the browser?
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Written by Zack Brown
Updated over a week ago

Is there an easy way to pause the timeline?

For example: I want to pause the animation on the first frame to wait for an interaction.
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Written by Roberto Dip
Updated over a week ago

Using CodePen to view your animation

Will CodePen auto-update if I change a Sketch element in my animation?
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Written by Zack Brown
Updated over a week ago

Recover work using Git

I think I lost some work. Can I recover it?
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Written by Zack Brown
Updated over a week ago

Using Animator on several computers

How can I view my Animator files in more than one computer?
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Written by Roberto Dip
Updated over a week ago

Use Animator with your own Git environment

Is it possible to use my own Git environment with Animator?
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Written by Zack Brown
Updated over a week ago