0 Replies Latest reply on Oct 12, 2014 9:22 AM by Todd_Kopriva

    FAQ: Why can't I see my changes until I let go of the mouse button?

    Todd_Kopriva Level 8

      (For a video version of this frequently asked question and answer, click this link.)


      Live Update mode updates images in the Composition or Layer panel during interactions. When Live Update is deselected, After Effects displays wireframe representations during interactions.


      To turn Live Update mode on or off, click the Live Update button , at the top of the Timeline panel or use the Live Update menu item in the Timeline panel menu. (In recent versions of After Effects, the button has been removed, so the entry in the Timeline panel menu is the only means for toggling Live Update on and off.)

      See "Preview modes and viewer quality preferences".