How to install Sheetah on your system.

Adobe After Effects CS 5.5 or higher required

Please note that this package requires After Effects CS 5.5 or higher. It has been tested with CS 6 and CC.

Step 1: Download

Download the package from We put a lot of effort in creating sheetah. Still we decided to distribute it under the "Name your price" tag. This way you can decide how much you want to pay for it or even get it for free.

Step 2: Unzip and move folder

Unzip the package.

Merge sheetah's After Effects/ScriptUI Panels folder with your following After Effects Installation folder:

[path]/Adobe After Effects [version_number]/

Support Files/Scripts/ScriptUI Panels

Step 3: Activate in After Effects

Start Adobe After Effects, go to Window, and Select "Sheetah.jsx" to open Sheetah's UI panel

Step 4: Dock the UI Panel

Sheetah has a persistent, dockable UI Panel. This way you can incorporate it with the existing UI and do not have to start the script manually.

Step 5: Enjoy!

Enjoy using sheetah! If you encounter any bugs or have ideas for improvement please drop us a line at

(Optional) Step 6: Install the Photoshop script

Sheetah comes with an optional Photoshop script to turn image sequences and movies into spritesheets.

Merge sheetah's Phtotoshop/Scripts folder with your following Photoshop Installation folder:

[path]/Adobe Photoshop [version_number]/Presets/Scripts
├── After Effects/
│   └── ScriptUI Panels/
│       ├── Sheetah.jsx
│       └── SheetahResources/
│           ├── templates/
│           │   ├── PNG with Alpha.aep
│           │   ├── TGA with Alpha.aep
│           │   └── TIF with Alpha.aep
│           │   └── gentlymad.html
│           └── img/
│               ├── divider.png
│               ├── help.png
│               └── logo.png
├── Photoshop/
│   └── Scripts/
│       └── SheetahPhotoshop.jsx
└── Readme.txt folder structure