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Using Keyboard to Delete an Brush?

I have encountered an issue with using a key on the keyboard to trigger an event in a brush. I need it to update a variable in the FirstPersonCharacter then delete itself. The key I was using for testing was 'E' anyway this is still possible?

Product Version: UE 4.14
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asked May 01 '17 at 11:05 PM in Blueprint Scripting

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Krogalios
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avatar image Krogalios May 01 '17 at 11:33 PM

Sorry typo, A Brush

avatar image Wolfraph May 01 '17 at 11:39 PM

Hi, may you explain more specifically what you want to achieve?

avatar image Krogalios May 02 '17 at 10:03 PM

When the key 'E' is pressed I want it to delete itself and update the variable 'Ammo', I understand the cast to FirstPersonCharacter, but I can't figure out the key

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I guess you need an actor (with static mesh component) instead of brush. You can get player character then cast to your specific class (use search to find out that), this allows you to set character variable. In the end of your script, destroy actor.

Just pretending that I'm right, because if you refer to the texture brush, you can't do stuff)

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answered May 02 '17 at 09:02 AM

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avatar image Krogalios May 02 '17 at 10:01 PM

Thanks I will try that

avatar image Two-faced May 02 '17 at 10:03 PM

You are welcome!

avatar image Wolfraph May 02 '17 at 10:06 PM

yeah. i think this has much sense

avatar image Two-faced May 03 '17 at 08:22 AM

Perfect!

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