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"

Office Holiday

Epic Games' offices will be on holiday from June 22nd to July 7th. During this period support will be limited. Our offices will reopen on Monday, July 8th. 

How do I cast to an actor who isn't the player in a widget

I am trying to cast to a character that is not the player to attach the widget to it (I'm casting in the widget) I have tried making a variable but I have no way to reference to the other actor so I ask how do I reference that actor.

Product Version: UE 4.13
Tags:
more ▼

asked Oct 20 '16 at 08:04 AM in Using UE4

avatar image

Charlie shepherd
1 3 5 6

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

1 answer: sort voted first

Did you try "Get all actors of Class" -> Character

There you get an array with all Characters, then you just have to find the right one

more ▼

answered Oct 20 '16 at 01:06 PM

avatar image

Speckulous
535 22 10 36

avatar image Charlie shepherd Oct 31 '16 at 04:28 PM

I have and it won't work as it mess's up spawning the character as it delves into the array

(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