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This tutorial will show you how to make it possible for users to hide/show parts of the wallpaper from the wallpaper browser later. Make sure you checked out the basic guides for the Editor and Scene Wallpaper as well.

⚠️ Warning: Hiding an object will currently not free its textures or other resources. This means even hidden objects incur a certain performance cost.

Add Visibility Option

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Select any image or particle on the left in the editor that you want to allow users to hide later.

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Click on the gear icon next to the visibility button on the left and Bind User Property.

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Click on Add Property to add a new checkbox property.

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Choose a name and whether the object should be enable (visible) or disable (hidden) by default, then click OK.

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The property will be automatically selected, close the dialog now.

💡 Pro tip: You can edit and sort all of your user properties in the Edit -> Project Settings menu later as well.


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The wallpaper browser will show a checkbox now that will allow users to hide the object that you linked to the property.