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edit after effects projects with aerender and extend script

Aerender does what it says on the tin: it just renders. It can save a comp after rendering if there's a post-render action like setting proxies, but AFAIK it has no other capability to modify projects ...
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Scripting - Where is the documentation for the Layer#Effects attribute?

I actually found the answer in the CS3 scripting guide. CompItem#selectedLayers actually returns an array of AVLayer objects. AVLayer is a subclass of Layer and has quite a few attributes. Here are a ...
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Change Output file name in AfterFX .jsx script

I found the right property that has to be changed and wrote a function that does the job: function renameComposition(newName) { var curComp = null; for (var i = 1; i < app.project.numItems ...
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