Common Tools (World Editor)

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Screenshot of world editor Common tool, Serious Editor 4.0.

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DropTool

Command that activates the default tool of the currently active editor by deactivating any non-default tool that is active.

Measure

Tool that provides

  • position data when clicking LMB.png in the viewport, and
  • distance data when clicking/holding LMB.png and dragging the mouse in the viewport.

It features a measure info box and an axes info box in the viewport. The parameters of these boxes can be edited in the Tools panel.

For more information see Measure Tool.

Color info

Tool that provides averaged color data for the area around the position of the mouse in the viewport. It features a color info box in the viewport.

The parameters of the color info area can be edited in the Tools panel.

For more information see Color Info Tool.

Randomize

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Selection to viewer

Command that changes position and orientation of the selection origin to position and orientation of the view origin.

View from selection

Tool that changes position and orientation of the view origin to position and orientation of the selection origin. While the tool is active, changes of view origin are directly translated to the selection origin, i.e. changing view origin changes position and/or orientation of the selection.

Generate new asset UID

Command that opens a dialog that lets you generate a new unique asset ID for the currently active document.

For more information see Generate New Asset UID Command.

Select

Select all

Command that adds all entities to the selection.
Warning 16x16.png Warning: Executing this command also selects the World info!

Deselect all

Command that removes all entities from the selection.

Invert selection

Command that inverts the current selection, i.e.

  • selected entities are removed from the selection, and
  • unselected entities are moved to the selection.

Warning 16x16.png Warning: If the World info is not part of the selection executing this command will move it to the selection!

Player puppet

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Player bot puppet

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View

Align to selection

Command that changes view focus, view origin and zoom status so that

  • the view focus is located at the weighted center of the selection, and
  • the zoom status allows for comfortable viewing of the selection from all sides.

For more information about view focus and zoom status see Viewport Navigation.

Align to all

Command that changes view focus, view origin and zoom status so that

  • the view focus is located at the weighted center of the world, and
  • the zoom status allows for comfortable viewing of the entire world from all sides.

For more information about view focus and zoom status see Viewport Navigation.

Configure Backdrop

Tool that allows for editing of size and textures of backdrop images. The parameters of the backdrop images can be edited in the Tools panel.

For more information see Backdrop Configurator.

Lights

LightConfig

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SetLightTarget

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Create

Create marker

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