"Briffault" said ...Just check "Show Hidden" you can still keep the rig and have the original bones.
I, and my ridiculously uneventful life, thank you.......one more question now I guess. Do you normally remove the rig after animating? I mean what exactly do you use your rigs for? I mean do you keep them attached for the entire movie/gif?
"jaydude" said ...To anyone else that had to google and watch a 5 minute video to find the location of said button, it's to the right of the + icon in the animation set window, just above the procedural effects window. Also, thank you! I needed this.
Just check "Show Hidden" you can still keep the rig and have the original bones.