DriveWorks Pro 18: Get Document Node Transform [send feedback...]

Get Document Node Transform

When the task is run, it will retrieve the local/world transform of the node at the specified address from the preview control with the specified name.

It will remove the rule values from this transform if specified by Ignore Transform Rules, and assign the transform's position, scale and rotation values to the data outputs.

Properties

Property NameDescription
(Name)The unique name for this task.
Preview Control NameThe name of the 3D Preview control.
Target Node AddressThe address of the node to target.
Get World PositionTRUE to get the world position, FALSE to get the local position.
Get World RotationTRUE to get the world rotation, FALSE to get the local rotation.
Ignore Transform rulesTRUE to get the static transform, FALSE to get the transform with rules applied.

Using the Task in a Specification Macro

This task has different types of Outputs. For more information about Outputs see Specification Macros Task Node.

Outputs are only available within Specification Macros. Currently Outputs are not available for Specification Flow.

Outputs

  • Position Values

A pipe delimited list of values in the format X|Y|Z.

  • Rotation Values

A pipe delimited list of values in the format X|Y|Z.

  • Scale Values

A pipe delimited list of values in the format X|Y|Z.

Status Outputs

This task supports Status Outputs. These can be used to perform different actions depending on what the status outcome of the task is. For more information see Status Outputs in the Task Node Outputs section of Specification Macros Task Node.

The status output navigation is as follows:

Success

  • The Node Transform values were successfully retrieved.

Success with Warnings

  • N/A - should never get fulfilled.

Failed (one of the following occurred)

  • General failure - Check the specification report for more details.

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