How do I edit the End of the Selected-Segment with the Blend-Point Editor?

The Blend-Point Editor edits the motion-values at the:

End of the Previous-Segment

and the

Start of the Selected-Segment

A question that is frequently asked is: How do I edit the 'End of the Selected-Segment with the Blend-Point Editor?

It is quite easy:

1.Click above or below the Next-Segment

It becomes the Selected-Segment.

You can edit what WAS the End of the Selected Segment because NOW it is the End of the Previous-Segment.

Use the Blend-Point Editor to:

2.Edit the End of the Previous-Segment in the usual way.

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Tutorial 4:

How to Edit the End of a Segment?

 

btn_delkeyword        BLEND-POINT EDITOR - KEY NOTE

KEY-NOTE:

...the Blend-Point Editor

Can ONLY edit motion-values at the:

Start of the Selected-Segment
End of the Previous-Segment

Cannot edit motion-values

End of the Selected-Segment !

To edit the motion-values at the End of the Selected-Segment:

1.Click the Next-Segment - it is that easy!

The Next-Segment is now the Selected-Segment, and you can edit the END of the Previous-Segment.


Edit End of Segment

MT-PositionGraph

In the motion-graph - above- I have added #2 and #3 - the number of the Blend-Points.

We want to edit the Position value of Blend-Point #3.

The RED segment is the Selected-Segment

The image below, is from the Blend-Point Editor.

Blend-Point Editor: Blend-Point #2

Blend-Point Editor: Blend-Point #2

Blend-Point Editor

You cannot edit Blend-Point #3 when this is the Selected-Segment

You must make the next-segment the RED Selected Segment

MT-PositionGraph-Seg3

1.Click above or below the Next-Segment.

Now, we can edit Blend-Point #3 with the Blend-Point Editor.

Blend-Point Editor: Blend-Point #3

Blend-Point Editor: Blend-Point #3

 

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