How can i do a linear stroke, to use with the "Stroke Effect" in After Effects?

Attached you can find the actual result: (I want the start and the end of the stroke linear, not rounded)


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That's because you have selected (or selected by default) - Round Cap stroke.

You can change that in Layer dropdown menu -> contents -> Stroke -> Line cap -> set to "butt cap"

See the attached image for better understanding

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