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AltBackup Terrain System [RELEASED]

Discussion in 'Assets and Asset Store' started by Diab1O, Mar 26, 2016.

  1. Diab1O

    Diab1O

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    AltBackup Terrain System
    by AltSystems

    You spend a lot of time to work with terrains?
    Then, this asset is for you!

    AltBackup - is an system to backup/restore terrains.
    You can select the desired part for backup/restore: heightMap, textures, trees, grass.
    All settings are backuped/restored.
    Quick and easy to work.

    Сompatible with Unity 3.5 - Unity 5, or higher.

    AssetStore link: http://u3d.as/qer






     
    Last edited: Apr 12, 2016
  2. Diab1O

    Diab1O

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    AltBackup Terrain System is now available in the Unity Asset Store! =)

    Link: http://u3d.as/qer

    If you have any questions, problems or suggestions, please contact me.;)
     
  3. Diab1O

    Diab1O

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    Now is free!:)
     
  4. popandersson

    popandersson

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    This is an awesome tool. But when you alter the terrain highmap it´s getting a new TerrainBackup ID
    which make you have to reassign everything all again. So the problem is it doesn´t keep its TerrainBackup ID for some reason.
     
  5. Diab1O

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    Thanks for the info! This will be fixed in the next update.
     
  6. Diab1O

    Diab1O

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    AltBackup updated to version 1.1

    Changes:
    - now is open source;
    - added configuration backup name;
    - fixed bugs with links to resources;
    - added a section with news;
    - added newsletter subscription;
    - added the installer to Install/Upgrade AltBackup.
     
  7. Captain-Cutwood

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    Would it be possible now, with full respect that you haven't charged for this tool, but would it be possible to set it up so that it would backup a multi-terrain, where several terrains are the child of a single parent for example? I find myself wanting to make some changes to terrains, where to use this backup requires several repetitions one for each terrain chunk - and to restore becomes something of a nightmare for sure. Otherwise, want to say thank you for this your effort in making available Alt-Backup and it works so well. I think I have noticed that if I remove a terrain from the scene then it is gone and can not be restored, but once a user realizes that the backup is not a complete copy they don't make the same mistake twice!! (usually). Alt_Backup only keeps track of changes to the original in scene terrain.
     
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