After Effects presets allow you to use and reuse specific configurations of layer properties and animations and apply them across various projects. This will explain how to install preset to be used in Adobe After Effects.
TIP: Make sure After Effects is closed when installing a new preset.
- First start by downloading a preset, which would look like this for example: Starred Reviews
Once you have a preset downloaded, you are going to want to find your application folder if you are on a Mac, Program files if you are on a PC and locate After Effects.
Then find the folder called Presets. You will then drag your preset you downloaded into this folder.
This is what the file path would look like on either Mac or PC:
4. Once you have done this, open After Effects and look in your Effects & Presets Panel in the folder called Animation Presets. Now you just need to locate your preset you installed.