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This page is reference material which explains every setting and option for this section of an MPF yaml config file. See the instructions for config files for formatting and other details. See our guide to config file examples for more examples of real configs in action.

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machine config files YES ✅
mode config files YES ✅

The animations: section of your config is where you list the reusable "named" animations.

Note that while you can add animations in both the machine-wide and a mode-specific config, the list of animations is global, meaning that any animation is available in any mode, and you can't have two different animations with the same name.

For example:

    property: opacity
    value: 1
    duration: 1s
    property: opacity
    value: 0
    duration: 1s

The above example defines animations named fade_in and fade_out that you can use, by name, in any widget or widget_player config where you would ordinarily define your own animations.

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