Here you will find documentation on all the descriptions that Cinema 4D currently has. You can list them Alphabetically, by Type or Plugin . The sample Python and C++ code is automatically generated and in some cases may not be 100% correct. If something doesn't work then please refer to the official Cinema 4D SDK documentation for more information.

Element Information

Sample Code

Example code for the id BM_GRAVITY_DIRECTION in BMgravity

Note that this is not the actual code from the BMgravity file.

This code is just an example to show you how to add a similar control to your own description.

Resource File Code (BMgravity.res)


Header File Code (BMgravity.h)

#ifndef BMGRAVITY_H__
#define BMGRAVITY_H__
  BM_GRAVITY_DIRECTION = 1000,  //First ID should start at 1000
#endif	// BMGRAVITY_H__

String File Code (BMgravity.str)

// C4D-StringResource
// Identifier	Text
  BM_GRAVITY_DIRECTION    "Direction";