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Restart animation but only to a certain frame

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Hi there. I've been searching on this site and haven't been able to find anything to solve my problem but I should mention I'm no expert. I've been working on banner ads (was used to working with Flash but now using HTML5) and I want to be able to make the banners repeat but ONLY TO A CERTAIN POINT. I've attached some very simplified code to give an idea of what I'm talking about. I'm using 'restart' to repeat the banner but I want the animation to only repeat once and to stop at a certain point in the case below I want it to stop where the cta fades in, i.e., the third to last line of the timline lite. Here's the code:


var tl = new TimelineLite({onComplete:bannerRestart});
tl.to(copy1, .5, {alpha:1, ease:Linear.easeNone},"+=.7")
.to(copy1, .3, {alpha:0, ease:Linear.easeNone},"+=2.5")
.to(copy2, .5, {alpha:1, ease:Linear.easeNone},"+=.3")
.to(cta, .5, {alpha:1, ease:Linear.easeNone},"+=1")
.to(copy2, .3, {alpha:0, ease:Linear.easeNone},"+=2.5")
.to(cta, .5, {alpha:0, ease:Linear.easeNone},"-=.3")
function bannerRestart() {
If anyone could help I'd be very thankful!!
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Hi yolassi  :)


pls try like this :


var tl = new TimelineMax({onComplete:function(){
  // this.play(1); // play from time 1
  // or
  this.play('blue'); // play from Label 'blue'
  // or
  //this.seek(1); // jump to time 1 and play


you can use .tweenTo() and .tweenFromTo() methods too , something like this :

var R=1;
var tl = new TimelineMax({onComplete:function(){
  if ( R ){ this.tweenFromTo("blue",2);  R=0;  }


See the Pen zvOXRw by MAW (@MAW) on CodePen

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i think this answer should help too:




in your case, just add the call() method where you want the timeline to stop.


In the future please try to make a CodePen demo as it makes it much easier for us to understand your code




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Thanks you so much! This works perfectly. Glad to see that you have a forum specifically for banner ads too. Oh my what a quick changes this has been but greensock really helps! 

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