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Toggle Units

Lazlo Bonin (Lead Developer) 9 months ago • updated 1 week ago 8

In the spirit of offering a smooth transition for Blueprints user, a Gate control unit should be added.

I've never used Blueprint before, so I'm not certain what this is... Can I get a better explanation?

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You can scroll down on this page here:
https://docs.unrealengine.com/latest/INT/Engine/Blueprints/UserGuide/FlowControl/

Or look at this YouTube video:

It's basically a mini state machine for a common state configuration (you could do all it does with either boolean variables or a nested state unit for sure), but it's a handy shortcut to have.

Ahh, thats slick!

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This unit is available in the latest build (1.3) of the Community Addons, available here:

https://github.com/RealityStop/Bolt.Addons.Community


I did change the icon right after this, and I had been messing with the unit to test it before recording it, so it didn't follow the Initially Open setter

(you're free to pull it if you want, Lazlo, anytime)

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There will be two "gate" units, and they will be called Toggle Flow and Toggle Value.

They'll have all the ports you could need to handle any situation: