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Snapping object to position on any surface under mouse in editor

Hi, Is there any way to snap object to any surface (terrain, other object) which is under mouse in editor? I'm looking to same functionality the CryEngine have, look for example here http://worldofleveldesign.com/categories/cryengine-3-sdk/cryengine-3-sdk-07-place-objects-models-into-map.php You can aliging your object to terrain or to objects, you can also move the object anywhere on the terrain where you left click, and move and align the object to surface normals where you left click. I can't find something similar in UE4

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asked Aug 05 '16 at 11:58 PM in Using UE4

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I think there is no such functionality in the engine.

The closest thing would be to use the END key on your keyboard. It snaps the object you have currently selected to the floor right below it.

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answered Aug 06 '16 at 09:52 AM

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Pressing the "End" key doesn't seem to do anything.

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