How to modify FilterFX scripts?

You can modify any custom FilterFX script using the FilterFX script editor. But not the default scripts included with Artweaver. For those scripts you need first to create a copy and afterwards modify the created copy to your needs.

Step by step guide

  • 1. Choose Filter -> FilterFX from the menu to show the FilterFX filter
  • 2. Select the script you want to modify
  • 3. Click the Copy Script button and enter a name for the new script *
  • 4. A copy of the script is created and selected *
  • 5. Click the Edit Script button to show the script editor
  • 6. Modify the script in the editor
  • 7. Click Compile script to check for script syntax errors
  • If there is a syntax error and or other important information it will be always shown in the message list of the Editor
  • 8. Click Run script to execute the script. The result is shown in the preview of the FilterFX filter
  • Run script first compiles the script and also shows script errors if there are any
  • 9. Click the Question mark to learn more about the FilterFX scripting language, the commands and the syntax
  • 10. Click OK to save the changes to the script

* Only required if you want to modify a default script