- NEW!! 'CharlieWales' File Browser' tool (non-modal file browser) - NEW!! 'Save Scene As...' tool - NEW!! 'Export All/Selected...' tool - NEW!! 'Open/Import/Reference Path...' tool - Playblast creation now works on Linux!!
Scene Tools' MEL script
DESCRIPTION: The script provides tools with the following features:
- CharlieWales' File Browser (non-modal file browser) - Custom Open Scene Dialog ( thumbnails, playblast, scene note display and referencing/importing options ) - Reload Current/Last Opened Scene - Save Scene As... (avoids having to open the sometimes sluggish Maya File Dialog) - Export All/Selected... custom dialog - Save Scene Version - Current Scene Info Window - Scene Thumbnails and Scene Note creation ( you can choose where to store them. Relative to the current project root or relative to the opened scene file path ) - Scene Info HUDS - Create Shot Camera at persp position - Playblast/Shot Window ( timeline popupMenu (RMB), window popupMenu (control+LMB), if shotCamera exists it is used in the viewport by default ) - Create Scene Playblast - View Scene Playblast - Custom Reference File Editor (many features and remote editing, commandPort 7777 must be available) - Channel/Node Control ( lock / hide attributes, lock objects) - Filter/Select Node Types - Playback Options - Setup Render Resolution - Setup Working Units (Space, Time) - Reload Scene Textures - ChannelBox Scene Tools Buttons (doesn't work if you already have your own buttons) - Preferences saved in optionVars - Autoload script at startup setup
CharlieWales' File Browser features:
- Access to Project folders ( images, sourceimages, playblasts, ... ) - Access to System folders ( desktop, drives, temp folder, ... ) - Access to some Scene Tools utils ( save scene version, reload scene, scene info, playblast window, reference file editor ) - Create folders - Create materials from image file(s). If you have some objects seleted the last material created will be assigned to them. - Delete files and empty folders - Docked/Floating UI - Execute python file name as function - Favorite folders - Horizontal/Vertical layout (paneLayout) - Image Viewer - Import Alembic files - Import python modules (adds the path to the sys.path if needed) - Import/Reference multiple files with or without namespaces - Import wav file into scene and set to timeline audio - Import OBJ sequences (select files and Left-Click --> Import as OBJ Sequence) - Import textures to scene (create file nodes, psdFileTex nodes for Photoshop files) - Open Image files in system viewer - Open Video files in system viewer - Open folder in system file explorer - Preferences saved in optionVars ( persistent across Maya sessions ) - Recent files and projects - Rename file ( <Alt + Double-Click> on a file or <Right-Click> and choose 'Rename file' from the menu - Search current folder for files. Live and on-demand. When on-demand you have to press the enter button to filter the file list. In Live mode the file list is automatically filtered while typing (scriptJob running while in this mode) - Select current opened scene - Set project from main projects list - Source mel scripts - View image sequence ( internal (fcheck) and external (tested with DJV Imaging on windows) ). Select an image file and right-click --> View Sequence (option box for setting other viewer) - View scene playblast
Version: 2.0.5 Date: May 29, 2013 - Fixed a bug introduced in 2.0.4 when fixing another bug.