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  • Jordan Peterson

    May 21, 2020 at 2:35 pm

    How to rename layer to specific name like “BG” or “Track Null”
    How to create layer with specific name. Thanks

    Peace J.P

  • Jordan Peterson

    May 21, 2020 at 7:27 pm

    Dan Ebberts please help!

    Peace J.P

  • Dan Ebberts

    May 21, 2020 at 9:56 pm

    I’m not sure what you’re asking. Are you asking how to rename a layer using a script? It might be something like this:

    app.project.activeItem.layer(1). name = “BG”;

    Or are you asking something else entirely?


  • Jordan Peterson

    May 22, 2020 at 3:34 am

    Yes Dan I want make script buttons to k-bar to quickly rename layer that I choose.

    Peace J.P

  • Jordan Peterson

    May 22, 2020 at 5:54 am

    Yeah thats almost what i want, but it works only with layer 1. But I want the selected layer. Please bro help me.
    and second request is script that create solid with “Matte” name.

    app.project.activeItem.layer(1). name = "BG";

    Peace J.P

  • Andrei Popa

    May 22, 2020 at 7:00 am

    app.project.activeItem.selectedLayers[0].name = "BG"

    app.project.activeItem.selectedLayers[0].name = "Matte"

    My Envato portfolio.

  • Jordan Peterson

    May 22, 2020 at 7:11 am

    Andrei Thank You a lot Brother! Very appreciated! You saved my tons of time to me!

    Peace J.P

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