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Track coverage and manage slates.
How do I use Lining tools?
How do I use the Script Lining toolkit? Scriptation's Lining toolkit allows for script supervisors to easily track coverage, and manage slates. Powered by intelligent scene heading and character name recognition, Lining tools help keep you organized on set, and save hours of time with instantly generated tramlines. You’ll never need a ruler or eraser again.
How do I change the slate format?
How do I change the numbering format of my slates? The Lining Toolkit can automatically generate slates using 3 popular number formats. Alphabetical (American): 1, 1A, 1B, etc. Numerical (British, UK, Scandinavian): 1, 2, 3, etc. Decimal (Continental European): 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, etc. Here's how to change the settings: Tap **Lini
How can I do Dialogue Numbering?
How do I use Scriptation to number dialogue? Currently, Dialogue Numbering is best done with the Pen or Text Box tool, customized to your personal preferences with the Style Pallete.
How do I merge layers into Lining?
Learn to merge layers of notes into Lining When generating tramlines using the Lining toolkit, all of your lines are created in a new layer called Lining. Once lines are generated, you are automatically shifted into this layer. However, if you have notes in other Layers, they can easily be merged into your Lining layers. Tap the ... next to
Why can't I write in my form?
Why can't I write in the fields on my form? Scriptation now recognizes text fields in Fillable Forms, a specific type of PDF created in third-party apps that transforms traditional documents into fillable PDFs. If Scriptation is not recognizing form fields try the following... Support for Fillable Forms was added in Scriptation version 4.1. To update, [click here](http
How do I get Lining to work on Sides? Lock mode.
Lining not working on your Sides? Were the sides created within Scriptation, using the Sides Tool? If so, scroll down for instructions to Lock them. Then, Lining will work! If the sides were created outside of Scriptation, be sure to check that they are not a Flattened PDF. Enabling Lock Mode To better understand Sides, it's first helpful to know how Scriptation
I just generated Lining, and my notes are gone. Help!
I just created Lining, and all of my notes are gone / frozen! Don't worry, all of your notes are still there, and editable. =) When generating tramlines using the Lining Toolkit, all lines are created in a new layer called Lining. Once lines are generated, you are automatically shifted into the Lining layer, and when this happens, all of your other notes are turned off / hidden. To get back on track, tap the Layers icon.
My lining slates were converted... What does that mean?
My lining slates were converted... What does that mean? What is a Converted Lining Annotation? Certain lined scenes may not automatically transfer due to formatting or changed script text in the new revisions. To retain the lining information in your new draft, we convert your lining to a Standard Annotation. This means that the slate box, slate text, lining, and enders are all
My lining was deleted on transfer... What to do now?
My lining was deleted on transfer... What to do now? Certain lined scenes may not automatically transfer due to formatting or changed script text in the new revisions. If possible, these slates will Convert to Standard Annotations. However, if the underlying script text is drastically different or a scene is omitted e
How do I generate multi scene tramlines?
How do I generate multi-scene tramlines? Using the Lining toolkit's Multi-scene feature, you can automatically generate tramlines for both consecutive and non-consecutive scenes. Here's how to get started. With your script open, tap Lining on the Top Toolbar.
How do I split or rejoin lines?
How do I Split and Rejoin lines? Using the lining toolkit's Split and Rejoin feature, you can create extremely accurate coverage notes within any dialogue or action. Split Dialogue After generating your lines, select the part of the line that you would like to edit. Then tap Split. !(https://storage.crisp.chat/users/helpdesk/website/60818
How do I insert fillable forms and reports?
How do I insert fillable forms and report templates into my script? Scriptation now supports fillable forms! =) You can now type directly into properly formatted text fields, instead of having to annotate on top of the document. Follow the instructions for Adding Facing Pages to easily insert your custom form into your script. You can also u
How do I export my Lining (i.e. to an editor)?
How do I export lining notes? (a.k.a Editor Export) After a day on set, exporting the details of the shoot is easy with the dedicated Lining Export tool. First, tap the Lining icon. !(https://storage.crisp.chat/users/helpdesk/website/60818aeea8717000/taplining_138fcic.jpe
My lines are gone! Learn about Lining Layers
Learn to work with Lining Layers (and find your missing lines) When generating tramlines using the Lining toolkit, all of your lines are created in a new layer called Lining. Once lines are generated, you are automatically shifted into this layer. However, if you generate more slates than there is room on a script page, additional layer
How do I transfer my lining notes?
How do I transfer my lining notes? The Lining toolkit is fully integrated with Note Transfer, allowing you to transfer your lining notes alongside all of your other layers. Get started with our step-by-step guide to Note Transfer, and be sure to keep in mind the following tips that are unique to Lining. Transfer Selection When you reach the Layer selection window (Step 3), **Linin
How do I use Share Lining?
How do I use Share Lining? If you have multiple users collaborating on Lining, sharing your notes is easy with the dedicated Share Lining tool. First, tap the Lining icon. !(https://storage.crisp.chat/users/helpdesk/website/60818aeea8717000/taplinin
How do import shared Lining Layers?
Did you just receive a line layers file? It's easy to get started. If you have multiple users working on Lining, importing a collaborator's notes is easy with Lining Layer Import. Importing on iPad / iPhone When you receive a Layer file, tap the attached .slf file. Then tap the Open ico
How do I access the form Library?
How do I access the Library of fillable forms and templates? Scriptation now supports fillable forms, and offers a Library of templates for use across all of your files. To access the Library, tap the File Browser. Then under the Library heading, tap Reports. !(https://storage.crisp.chat/users/helpdesk/websit
How do I hide the Lining icon?
Looking to hide the Lining icon? It's easy. Tap the File Browser. At the bottom of the window, tap Settings. From within the Preferences heading, toggle on the switch for **Hi