im trying to save a file in the save as folder but it comes up as save type has after effects project
can i svae my finnished item in jpeg format?
I strongly recommend you read the help... You need to render things. For starters, use Composition --> Save Frame As...
Here's an overview of rendering and exporting.
As Mylenium says, you need to familairize yourself with the basics first. I strongly recommend working your way through the basic learning materials here.
Retrieving data ...