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 MDATA_MEASURE_PNT1_LINK in ToolMeasure

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

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

Resource File Code (ToolMeasure.res)


Header File Code (ToolMeasure.h)

  MDATA_MEASURE_PNT1_LINK = 1000,  //First ID should start at 1000
#endif	// TOOLMEASURE_H__

String File Code (ToolMeasure.str)

// C4D-StringResource
// Identifier	Text
  MDATA_MEASURE_PNT1_LINK    "Point1Object";