Feature Request: Toggle individual cursor effects

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First, great job on Camtasia Mac 3, particularly with the editor. Much improved over the older versions I used on Windows and Mac.  

Here's a feature request: I'd like to be able to toggle individual cursor effects on or off.

For example, I often use the Cursor Highlight effect, so that users can see mouse clicks. However, there always seem to be a few stray clicks that were either unintentional or would be distracting to the user.

Right now, I have to Edit > Split All at the point where I want to hide an individual click effect, then trim the cursor effect track to remove the click.

I'd like to be able to right-click a particular instance of a click-effect in the cursor effect track, then select 'Hide Effect' for that individual point, with a corresponding 'Show Effect' to unhide a previously-hidden effect.

Thanks for your consideration!
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Laguna Hiker

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Paul Middlin, Employee

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It's not quite as simple as your suggestion, but one thing you can do is 'trim' the effect, without having to split your clips. Here's a short video: