Entities are additional features that can be added to a Node in a DriveWorks 3D Document. When added to a Node, an Entity provides the Node with further capabilities and behaviour.
Each Entity provides increased functionality to the Node they have been applied to. Combining Entities on a single Node will enhance the Nodes capability and quality of user interactivity
A combination of multiple Entities can be applied to a single Node however, you cannot add more than one of each Entity type per Node.
For example, if you added a Spot Light to a Node, then you would not be able to add another Spot Light to that Node.
Items from the Information Panel can be multi-selected by:
Selected items will have common properties displayed in the Information Panel.
Values entered will be be applied to all selected items.
An Entity can be cut or copied from the Information Panel on the right hand side.
The Entity menu is a categorized list of entities and will be displayed after following the steps "To Add an Entity":