Set Rotation Point

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  • Updated 2 years ago
  • Not Planned
(This idea comes what we’ve heard here in this community as well as from other customer feedback methods we utilize. The feedback we gather here will help us gauge how well it fits our users’ needs. Please let us know what you think)

The Problem
Objects can only be rotated around the center point. Provide ability to set the rotation of an object
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David D, Technical Product Manager - Camtasia

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Posted 2 years ago

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ajanczy

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That would be helpful.
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josiahmlherring

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As an animator, I'd really appreciate this change!!
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daigledwork

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Yes this would be helpful
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kswinn

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YES this would be very helpful!

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Stacy Curtis

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I agree! This would be incredibly helpful.
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ggnix

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I agree.
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mfindler

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Another way to doing this is creating an "empty object" that can be the parent of a child object.  The child is moved to have it's rotation point be the center of the empty object.  Now rotating the empty object will rotate the child object at the selected point. (Object composition)
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James Braithwaite

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I'd like to see this feature
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David D, Technical Product Manager - Camtasia

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Official Response
We've updated the status of this idea to Not Planned.

Thanks for submitting and voting on this idea. Due to the higher priority items we’ll be addressing ahead of this idea, we are not planning to address the idea in the near term. This is still an idea that we’ll reconsider when our capacity allows.