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Tools API

Discussion in 'Scripting' started by Reddevildragg, Jul 9, 2019.

  1. Reddevildragg

    Reddevildragg

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    Hi

    Just started working with 2019.1 and looking at the new EditorTool API and thinking how useful this this. Just wondering if there is a way to make this just fire an event instead of having like a transform tool as would be even more useful if i can just have a button thats easy to click (not in the menu systems where they are now) to perform a certain action.

    Looking at the code it does look like its set up to mainly be used with the transform tools and only way i can really think is to hack it slightly to swap the tool back to the movement tool when it is selected after calling the event. Just wondering if there is a slightly better way to do this.

    Also i noticed the bottom right only have buttons that are on the tools for the object you selected, guess there is not a way to have a button here even if no tool is selected (ie the global fire event buttons)

    Thanks for any help/pointers
     
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