AE Script: Function to directly refer to a Project Item by Name

Posted on Monday, 13 August 2007

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The AE function written to refer to a Project Item by Name

I wrote this function to allow you to directly refer to a Project item by it’s name (assuming you know the name). This way you do not have to use the index number for the item, something I didn’t like when writing scripts:

And here is an example of using it. Assuming there is a folder named ‘folder’ in the Project Window:

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