V2020.1.56.3_ Add Control Panel



Overview

The Control Panel Interface serves as a control panel component from the Unity inspector for physical systems.


Where to find

The Control Panel can be found under Standard Components > Add Control Panel.

In addition, a Control Panel can also be added to a Physical Component via its Inspector. You will need to create a Physical Component first. For instance, a DC Motor (example below).

 


Feature Overview

Control Panel

Shows the control panel of the selected component you wish to control

Control Panel

Shows the control panel of the selected component you wish to control

Properties

 

GameObject

Select the GameObject with the component you wish to control through the Control panel

Selected Control Panel

Select the specific component you wish to control

Apply

Apply the selected Standard Component to the Control Panel

Clear

Reset the Control Panel and clear any previous settings

Example of a suitable (DC Motor) and not suitable (Directional Light) component.

The Control Panel will change depending on the selected component. Please refer to each Standard Component for an explanation on the Control Panel Features


How to use

  1. If no component is connected to the Control Panel, go to Properties, select a GameObject and a component. Press Apply to apply the selected component to the Control Panel

     

  2. If the Control Panel is already connected to a suitable component, refer to the documentation of the selected component