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Alert Dialog and Attribute Popup

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Hi all

 

I have two questions about Marionette:
1. Is there a way that only an alert dialog appears when a "true" or "false" arrives the Input from the alert dialog-node?

2. I have made e specific Class-Generator. Is it possible to generate an attribute popup, which allows me to choose the fill color and pen color/thickness in the OIP?

Greetings KroVex

 

 

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For #1, you can use a valve node before the alert dialog to determine if it shows or not.

The only current issue is that nothing past the valve will run if the input is false, even if the network converges somewhere later.

 

for 2, we don't have any OIP controls like that, so I am going to guess no.

A workaround would be to modify your own popup controls with possible values, but I don't think we can display color at this time, it would have to be text based.

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Hi KroVex,

 

1) You can simply use a valve node for this purpose. By default it passes the item when True and blocks the output when False. If you need it the other way round (pass when False, block when True), you can use the not node to invert the boolean value.

2) I have no answer for this one, but I would like to see this in Marionette as well.

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Thank you a lot, I'll try it with the valve node.

Greetings KroVex

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The Vale-Node Works fine, thx.

Another Question: 
Since Vectorworks 2019 you can assign tag's to classes.
Are these Tag's Class attributes? Or how can I add Tag's to Classes with Marionette? 

 

Greetings KroVex

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There currently isn't a node in default content, but I believe I have one floating around. I will look for it and get back to you.

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That's wonderful, thanks Marissa. 🤩
It looks understandable, I'll test it 🙂

 

Greetings KroVex

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