Find and Replace


THE CLIENT JUST CALLED with some last minute issues they have with a critical detail with the project. The character you have spent the last three weeks animating now has the wrong color shirt and shorts due to a change internally with their product line. Since this Flash animation is integrated into their new online marketing strategy for this new line of apparel, color accuracy is critical.

Now what? You already have a timeline consisting of more than 1000 frames, keyframes and tweens, and the colors that need to be changed exist throughout several different symbols.


1The Find and Replace panel is easily the unsung hero ...

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