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"

Is it possible to apply "fix up redirectors" from code on an asset path?

I am deleting some assets using


But the next time I try to create assets in this path, seems an old BP reference is hold. I believe this can be fixed by using the Fix up redirectors on the path, but how can I apply that from code? is it possible?

Maybe I shouldn't use the method above to delete the asset file, but what would be the alternative then?

Thank you.

Product Version: UE 4.16
more ▼

asked Nov 22 '17 at 03:45 PM in C++ Programming

avatar image

11 1 5 7

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

2 answers: sort voted first

Hi. You can see how it was made in FPathContextMenu::ExecuteFixUpRedirectorsInFolder()

There is a special function to fixup redirectors there, but you have to collect all redirectors you want to fix first

 // Load the asset tools module
 FAssetToolsModule& AssetToolsModule = FModuleManager::LoadModuleChecked<FAssetToolsModule>(TEXT("AssetTools"));
more ▼

answered Nov 23 '17 at 05:23 AM

avatar image

1k 13 8 31

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

Is this also possible with editor scripting? I have a reference to the asset tools. But I don´t see any .FixupReferencers(Redirectors) node.

more ▼

answered Mar 15 '19 at 03:02 PM

avatar image

54 1 8

(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