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picking up and dropping objects in world

i want to pickup objects by hitting the E button. i have the "press E to pickup" popup text working but i just cant figure out how to pick the object up have it a meter in front of the character and rotate with the character a meter in front of the character then beable to drop it

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asked Jun 22 '15 at 01:38 AM in Blueprint Scripting

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avatar image Mortusnyte Jun 22 '15 at 02:31 AM

You can use Move component to node. Use the item's location and the destination get character location plus x forward vector. When the move component to node is finished, attach the item to the character using attach actor to node. De-attach it when you want to do drop it.

avatar image connormurry Jun 23 '15 at 03:54 AM

okay thanks ill give this a try

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