Organizing nodes with groups in Houdini

Organizing nodes with groups

(= layer browser) shift + z to open/close group window

adding notes to a group

select some nodes -> add -> node group

adding to/changing existing groups

select new nodes then click on dropdown next to node name and add selection to group or remove selection from group or replace group with selection or delete group

show/hides nodes in network view

select a group name, then: - hide group = hide other groups + show group

set display flag for multiple nodes

in D column click purple field to uncheck click bright blue field to check again

select multiple nodes

click yellow fields in S column to select/unselect (and assign material)

organize nodes in subnets

select nodes -> create subnet (shift-c)

remove nodes from subnet

right click on subnet -> actions -> extract contents


Published: August, 2021