Use the timeline to create animations.
|Set when the animation starts||Drag the current-time indicator to the start time.|
|Enter animation mode||Click the Stopwatch icon.|
|Set when the animation stops||Drag the current-time indicator to the stop time.
An orange marker on the timeline indicates when the animation starts.
|Define the animated motion over time||Drag an object to its position when the animation stops.|
|Start editing specific properties of the object||Click the Show Object Tracks icon next to the object in the timeline.|
|Change object properties during an animation||Edit the object’s properties in the Selection Editor.
New key points for modified properties appear at the end of the animation.
|Change the duration of an animation||Drag its key point to a new time on the timeline.|
|View the animation||Drag the current-time indicator along the timeline.|
|Leave animation mode||Click the Stopwatch icon again.|