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Choose from a variety of actions to illustrate your movie (e.g. waving, clapping, bowing, etc.), these can be used in the movie intro and end. For introductions you can use the Bow or Wave animations as greetings, Strong animations can be used for emphasis and Subtle animations can be used as 'filler' animations, to allow your character some movement when they are not performing actions, but still appear on screen. Farewell actions can be used to end your movie.
Once you have chosen an Action, click Add to save it to the Timeline, where it can be adjusted to change its start and end times. If the Red Playhead is at the end of the Timeline, the animation will automatically extend the Timeline.
Once you have selected an Action, you can select Play to preview it. If the Red Playhead is at the end of the Timeline you will not be able to preview the Action, to make preview possible extend the Timeline or place the Red Playhead at an earlier point in the Timeline.
Click Delete to clear the Action you have selected or simply click on a different Action if you want the character to perform a different movement.
When you select an Action it will be high-lighted in blue, click Play to preview it and Add to save it to the Timeline.