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Show or hide objects......................................................................................................................526 Rotate an object .............................................................................................................................529 Scale an object ...............................................................................................................................530
Saving changes ......................................................................................................................532 Saving an environment file............................................................................................................533 WayPoints ..............................................................................................................................533 Creating a waypoint.......................................................................................................................533 Choosing a waypoint as a destination............................................................................................534
Mounting objects ...................................................................................................................534 Item object on block object............................................................................................................534 Object on item object.....................................................................................................................535 Scenery object on scenery object...................................................................................................535
Other object information........................................................................................................536 Collision ......................................................................................................................................... 536 Gravity, friction, and momentum...................................................................................................536 Sound .............................................................................................................................................536 Object ID........................................................................................................................................537 BlockNumber ................................................................................................................................. 537 GroupTag and UserTag..................................................................................................................537
Movement, Paths, and Terrains ................................................................................ 539 Traveling time ........................................................................................................................540 Setting travel time in a Transport or Convey Flow block..............................................................540 Creating paths ........................................................................................................................541 Terrains ..................................................................................................................................544
Modifying the terrain.....................................................................................................................545
Tips and Reference................................................................................................... 547 Tips.........................................................................................................................................548 Using an Equation block to call E3D functions.............................................................................548
Hierarchical blocks and 3D animation...........................................................................................548 Items stack on top of each other ....................................................................................................549 Performance Considerations..........................................................................................................549
E3D commands, options, and settings ...................................................................................550 Opening the E3D window..............................................................................................................550 3D tab in Options dialog................................................................................................................550 3D Animation tab of Simulation Setup dialog...............................................................................551
Dialog tabs for animation ......................................................................................................552 Item Animation tab ........................................................................................................................553 Block Animation tab ...................................................................................................................... 554 Transport Animation tab ................................................................................................................555
Animation 2D-3D blocks.......................................................................................................556 3D Controller block .......................................................................................................................557 3D Scenery block...........................................................................................................................557 3D Text block.................................................................................................................................558 Animate 3D block..........................................................................................................................558
E3D Editor menu commands.................................................................................................559 File .................................................................................................................................................559 Edit ................................................................................................................................................. 559 Camera ........................................................................................................................................... 560 Window .......................................................................................................................................... 560 Lighting Tools................................................................................................................................560 World.............................................................................................................................................. 560 Action............................................................................................................................................. 560 Brush .............................................................................................................................................. 560


































































































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