Planning and setup Learn to plan your After Effects projects by choosing the appropriate project and composition settings, and memory and performance considerations. Setup and installation Learn what you need to know to set up and install After Effects in this detailed reference. General user interface items Learn about the different user interface items in After Effects including the Timeline panel, the Project panel, and the Presets panel. Workflows Learn to animate a simple title, create complex motion graphics, or composite realistic visual effects in After Effects. Dynamic Link and After Effects Learn how to share media assets efficiently between post-production applications such as Premiere Pro and After Effects using Dynamic Link workflows. Keyboard shortcuts reference A complete list of keyboard shortcuts that are available in Adobe After Effects. Working with After Effects and other applications Learn how you can work with Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Adobe Media Encoder, Adobe Audition and Adobe Bridge with After Effects. Adobe Dynamic Link Learn how to share media assets between Premiere Pro and After Effects quickly and efficiently by using the Dynamic Link workflow. Modify keyboard shortcuts Learn how to modify keyboard shortcuts to customize and optimize your workflow in After Effects for Windows or Mac OS. Sync Settings Learn to manage and synchronize your settings in After Effects using the Sync Settings feature through Creative Cloud. Preferences Get an overview of the Preferences menu in After Effects , its options and the various tasks that can be performed using this menu. Workspaces, panels, and viewers Learn about the workspaces and panels in After Effects and how to rearrange and customize them to suit your working needs. Use the Adobe Color Themes extension Learn how to use the Adobe Color Themes extension in After Effects to easily choose harmonious and appealing color combinations for your After Effects compositions. Some content linked from this page may appear in English only.