Welcome to Group Move Tool
Easily transform many objects at once, as a group.
- Translate and rotate your selected objects together as a group.
- Works with complex heirarchies.
- Relocate pivots on the fly.
How to install?
Use the Package Manager for quickly installing and updating tools, get it here:
Quick Start Guide
|1||Select||Select all the controls or objects you'd like to manipulate.|
|2||Click||Activate the Group Move Tool by clicking on the button.|
|3||Move/Rotate/Scale||Move your objects, when you release the objects will update their positions.|
|4||Finish||Deselect the Group Move node to exit the tool.|
Tips and Tricks
Change the Pivots
- Hit the Insert key when the tool is active to move the pivot point.
Manual Installation (Advanced Users Only)
The Package Manager makes installing a simple process, Package Manager Getting Started Although, if you still need to do this manually here's how.
Tools should be installed to a common
eblabs_hub folder. The
install path should be one folder up from the
eblabs_hub folder. Make sure that there are blank
__init__.py files within all folders.
. ├── eblabs_hub └── __init__.py └── package_id ├── __init__.py └── unzip package contents here
install_path = 'E:/path/to/maya/scripts' package_id = 'GroupMoveTool' import os import sys if not install_path in sys.path: sys.path.insert(0, install_path) import eblabs_hub.GroupMoveTool.scripts.GroupMoveTool as tool tool.GroupMove()