Setting Strength Values of the Pose Morph Target?



  • Hi,

    Apart from dragging the parameter to the console, how do I set the strength values of "Pose Morph Target" in Animated Mode using Python?
    You can see an illustration of the problem here:
    https://www.dropbox.com/s/dcc34oyaxp81p9q/c4d271_setting_value_of_pose_morph_target.jpg?dl=0

    Here is my WIP code:

    
    
    def main():
        tag = doc.GetActiveTag()
        morph = tag.GetMorph(1)
        node = morph.GetFirst()
        # I'm stuck at GetParam and SetParam
        node.GetParam(index) # No matter what index I put, it returns none. 
        node.SetParam # I can't use the code because I lack the DESCID from the GetParam
    
    

    Regards,
    Ben



  • GetParam() and SetParam() have nothing to do with strength; they are used to set arbitrary overwritten object parameters. See CAMorphNode Manual.

    The DescID of the morph's "Strength" value is obtained with GetMorphID(), see CAPoseMorphTag Manual.



  • hi,

    you should have a look at the manuals @PluginStudent linked you.

    you can do it in several ways

    import c4d
    from c4d import gui
    # Welcome to the world of Python
    
    
    
    # Main function
    def main():
        tag = doc.GetActiveTag()
        
        # Using descid ginven by the function
        for i in xrange( tag.GetMorphCount()):
            descID = tag.GetMorphID(i)
            tag[descID] = .5
        
        # Using get/set parameter
        for i in xrange( tag.GetMorphCount()):
            descID = tag.GetMorphID(i)
            currentValue = tag.GetParameter(descID, c4d.DESCFLAGS_GET_NONE)
            print descID, currentValue
            tag.SetParameter(descID, currentValue + 0.6, c4d.DESCFLAGS_GET_NONE )
        
        # Using calculate id
        for i in xrange( tag.GetMorphCount()):
            sliderID = 1001 + i * 100
            tag[4000,sliderID] = .1
        c4d.EventAdd()
    
          
    
    
    # Execute main()
    if __name__=='__main__':
        main()
    

    cheers,
    Manuel



  • @PluginStudent @m_magalhaes

    Thanks for the reference link and sample code. It works as expected.
    Thanks also for the giving different methods in setting the strength.
    Provides more flexibility.


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