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Store Frame Manager

There is one version of the document below. However, CinePaintFlipbookUserDocumentation is much more up to date.

Overview: the store frame manager has the following functions

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Description of Controls

  1. This is a toggle button. When it is selected/pressed all files will be saved before they are deleted from the frame manager.
  2. This is a toggle button. When it is selected/pressed it sets the area of interest.
  3. This is a toggle button. When it is selected/pressed it enables the area of interest.
  4. Step backwards in the frame range.
  5. Step size determine the increment of the step. You can either enter the size in the text box or you can use the up and down arrows to change the value.
  6. Step forward in the frame range.
  7. When the RO is present, the store will be not be saved.
  8. When the A is present, the store will be affected when you step forward or backwards.
  9. When the F is present, the store will be included in the flip book.
  10. The store with the Bg is the source frame for the clone and it is the background for the onion skin.
  11. Stores with a star, are stores that are not saved.
  12. Is the frame name of the store.
  13. Go to the previous store in the flip book.
  14. Play through the stores in reverse.
  15. Stop Playing through the stores.
  16. Play forward through the stores.
  17. Go to the next store in the flip book.
  18. This is a toggle button. When it is selected/pressed it turns on onionskining. Is used for onion skinning, it determine how much of the bg frame you can see through the fg frame. You can use the slider or you can click on the buttons.
  19. This is a toggle button. When it is selected/pressed it flips between the fg and bg store.
  20. Destination directory and filename.
  21. Source directory and filename.

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  1. Add more stores.
  2. Delete currently selected store.
  3. Raise current store up one level in the ordering.
  4. Lower current store down one level in the ordering.
  5. Save current store.
  6. Save all stores.
  7. Revert back from the changes on the current store.
  8. Replace the current store with a different store.

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  1. Recent Src
  2. Recent Dest
  3. Load Smart

The highlighted store is the current store and the store that is rendered in the display. It is also the foreground for the onionskin.

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