# Getting started

Everything inside of the RubberHose system is designed specifically to never need a manual. This is the manual that you will hopefully never need.

Buy RubberHose 2

# Tutorial project

RH2 build buttons

Get up and running as fast as possible by downloading the RubberHose Tutorial Project. It's a hands-on walkthrough of all the main features inside of the system.

Note: the tutorial project requires RubberHose 2 to be installed.

# Installation

CC2019+

Ae script install

In newer versions of After Effects, it is possible to install RubberHose 2 and other scripts without digging through your hard drive.

File > Scripts > Install Script UI Panel…

Restart Ae and RubberHose 2 will be available in the Window menu at the top of the screen. Scroll down to find the installed scripts.

CC2018 and older

RubberHose install
  • Unzip the RubberHose 2.zip download
  • Copy RubberHose 2.jsxbin to the ScriptUI Panels folder
  • Restart After Effects
  • RubberHose 2 will be available in the Window menu at the top of the screen. Scroll down to find the installed scripts.

Install paths

OSX: Applications\After Effects #version#\Scripts\ScriptUI Panels

Windows: Program Files\Adobe\Adobe After Effects #version#\Support Files\Scripts\ScriptUI Panels

Allow scripts to write files

If you haven't enabled this weird setting before you will get an error the first time you run RubberHose 2.

Open the After Effects preferences and find Scripting & Expressions. At the top you'll see one that needs a checkmark:

Allow Scripts to Write Files and Access Network

Allow scripts to write files

# License agreement

Please read this End User License Agreement (“EULA”) before you download and use RubberHose 2.

By purchasing a License Key and/or downloading and using RubberHose 2, You agree, without reservation to be bound by the terms of this EULA. If You do not agree with the terms of this EULA, please do not purchase a License Key and/or download and use RubberHose 2.

View EULA