Transparent Background

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onlye
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Transparent Background

Post by onlye » Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:19 pm

My GIF file has a background, I need it to be transparent.

I created a simple animation of a stick figure doing a flip. In WebAnimator, Under Background, I clicked Transparent. I pulled the .gif into my video editing software, Magix Movie Edit Pro. But there is a white rectangular background with the gif. Tested in 2 other programs and confirmed background is there.

My intent is to use WebAnimator GIF files as part of larger videos. I want the WebAnimator gif to be transparent and display on the background in the video editing software.

Any suggestions for this?

Thanks,
eric

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Oskar007
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Post by Oskar007 » Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:07 am

Hello,
The transparent background is currently only possible when exporting to .html or .wax5. The problem of the non-transparent background when exporting .gif is in progress.
greeting
Oskar007

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onlye
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Post by onlye » Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:34 pm

Does "in progress" mean that it is on a list of bugs to be fixed? Any kind of timeline? Is there actually any development being done on Web Animator at all?

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Oskar007
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Post by Oskar007 » Sat Aug 31, 2019 9:42 am

Hello,
sorry that I will contact you now, but I was on vacation until yesterday. As for your question: Yes, there will soon be a revised version of Webanimator, in which the errors that occurred until then, should be resolved.
greeting
Oskar007

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