Extension Pack Environment Variables
A variety of Extension Pack tools can be controlled via Environment Variables. Below is a list of Environment Variables, Extension Pack will read
- Material Templates
- Project Templates
- 'Add Channels from Node' Presets
- Mask Shelf Shared Shelf Tabs
Extension Pack can be licensed for multiple users using an Environment Variable pointing to a (floating) license file.
A license file can be generated after successful activation via the Licensing Dialog in the Help menu.
Material Template Visibility
Define the visibility of Material Templates by assigning an Environment Variable to TRUE or FALSE
The Project Template system allows you to save and and reimport projects (default Nodegraphs/Channel Setups, Light rigs etc.)
...should point to one or multiple Paths containing Template Folders.
Templates contained in those Folders will be visible to the user in the various Project Template Dialogs;
... should point directly to a specific Template Folder. The Template will be automatically imported when the User creates a new Project.
The default Template does not have to be in a folder defined by the other Environment Variable MARI_EP_PROJECT_TEMPLATES
however it is strongly recommended to place the Template to Import into a Location exposed by this Environment Variable to allow
the user to see the recommended Import Template.
'Add Channels from Node' Presets
Automatically add presets to the Channels From Node Tool by pointing this Env Var to a path containing a preset file
Adding shared Shelf Tabs to the Mask Shelf
Automatically add shelf tabs linking to folders to the Mask Shelf by pointing this Env Var to a path containing shelf presets