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FxFactory Launches XEffects Messages for Final Cut Pro X

Emulate On-Screen SMS, iMessage, Facebook and WhatsApp Text Messages in FCP X Video

FxFactory ( today announced the launch of XEffects Messages for Final Cut Pro X from Idustrial Revolution. XEffects Messages enables FCPX editors to emulate SMS, iMessage, Facebook and WhatsApp text messages in video sequences. All XEffects Messages elements animate automatically, creating a realistic on-screen text message conversation.

Key features in XEffects Messages include:

  • Built in color palettes for each message type, or the ability to choose your own on every item;
  • Enter as much text as the page will take, with justification to help keep the layout neat;
  • Each message element scrolls the page automatically and is  linked to the height of each message;
  • Video and photo messages have preset sizes, but can also be customized to any dimension and ratio;
  • Text message conversations can be as long as you like, and you can animate each message;
  • Includes a top and bottom bar status and icons that adjust the vertical animation automatically;
  • Delivers sharp, high resolution results even in 4K timelines.

To learn more about XEffects Messages, please visit, or watch this short video:

A tutorial video is also available here:

XEffects Messages is available immediately for an introductory price of $49.00 USD (regularly priced at $99.00 USD). In partnership with Idustrial Revolution, FxFactory will provide all sales and customer support for XEffects Messages. To purchase, please visit

About FxFactory

Established in 2004, FxFactory is an innovative developer of visual and audio effects software for the post-production and broadcast community. Their products are integrated with popular non-linear editing and compositing products from Apple and Adobe. For more information about FxFactory, see the website: