Anchor Pointer


Use this handy After Effects Preset to move a layer’s anchor point, with separate x/y controls. Great for text layers that you might change later!

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How to install Anchor Pointer

Apply to any layer, then change its settings in Effect Controls.

01_Install Directory_Transform



1. Download the Pre-Set

Move the .ffx preset file into: Users\[User]\Documents\Adobe\After Effects [Version]\User Presets\Transform

02_Refresh (1)



2. Refresh After Effects

In After Effects, open the Effects & Presets window, click the hamburger, and select 'Refresh List'

03_Use (1)



3. Start using Anchor Pointer!

The preset will be available in Effects & Presets > Animation Presets > User Presets > Transform

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