x

Search in
Sort by:

Question Status:

Search help

  • Simple searches use one or more words. Separate the words with spaces (cat dog) to search cat,dog or both. Separate the words with plus signs (cat +dog) to search for items that may contain cat but must contain dog.
  • You can further refine your search on the search results page, where you can search by keywords, author, topic. These can be combined with each other. Examples
    • cat dog --matches anything with cat,dog or both
    • cat +dog --searches for cat +dog where dog is a mandatory term
    • cat -dog -- searches for cat excluding any result containing dog
    • [cats] —will restrict your search to results with topic named "cats"
    • [cats] [dogs] —will restrict your search to results with both topics, "cats", and "dogs"

Display names below an actor?

Is there a way to display a name below an actors head? Using Widgets? Thanks, Alanzote.

Product Version: Not Selected
Tags:
more ▼

asked Apr 19 '15 at 09:00 PM in Using UE4

avatar image

Alanzote
153 15 16 26

(comments are locked)
10|2000 characters needed characters left
Viewable by all users

1 answer: sort voted first

You would need to make hud projection on every frame to place text on screen, there function on that in AHUD which also is avable via

https://docs.unrealengine.com/latest/INT/API/Runtime/Engine/GameFramework/AHUD/Project/index.html

Problem is you would need to use AHUD (it's called HUD in blueprints) to use it, you could both AHUD and UMG sepretly or place UMG management code in HUD. Also if you use Tick it would be best performance wise to use C++ for that.

You might also try play with Text Component, problem on that it's not facing player all the time

more ▼

answered Apr 19 '15 at 09:53 PM

avatar image

Shadowriver
37.2k 936 172 1116

(comments are locked)
10|2000 characters needed characters left
Viewable by all users
Your answer
toggle preview:

Up to 5 attachments (including images) can be used with a maximum of 5.2 MB each and 5.2 MB total.

Follow this question

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

Answers to this question