Vector

On 04/07/2017 at 01:02, xxxxxxxx wrote:

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Cinema 4D Version:   R18 
Platform:   Windows  ;   
Language(s) :     C++  ;

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Hello.

In .res files you can have VECTOR as parameter type. That adds 3 spinners for X,Y,Z.
Can I have a VECTOR2 parameter ? I need only X and Y.
I found a Vector2dCustomGui parameter. Is there any example with it ?

Thank you.

On 04/07/2017 at 01:27, xxxxxxxx wrote:

Hello,

there is no build-in 2D vector type in Cinema 4D. The 2D Vector Field Vector2dCustomGui is a custom GUI for the standard 3D vector type. It is used for example in the MoText's "Axis" parameters. Or you can simply create a "Vector" user data with the "2D Vector Field" interface.

If you want to have a pure 2D vector parameter type you might have to create it yourself using a custom data type based on CustomDataTypeClass and a custom GUI based on CustomGuiData / iCustomGui.

best wishes,
Sebastian