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Using Flow Graph Editor

Flow Graph is deprecated and will be removed in a future version of Lumberyard. Learn about Script Canvas, Lumberyard's new visual scripting environment.

This topic references tools and features that are legacy. If you want to use legacy tools in Lumberyard Editor, disable the CryEntity Removal gem using the Project Configurator or the command line. To learn about the latest features, see the Amazon Lumberyard User Guide.

Flow Graph editor uses drag-and-drop modules and connection links to various inputs and outputs to perform visual scripting. The following shows the components of the Flow Graph editor:

  • Node graph - main window grid for displaying flow graph nodes and connections

  • Components - browser tree pane for nodes

  • Graphs - browser tree pane for graphs and entities

  • Properties - pane for showing node input and output properties

  • Search - pane for searching graphs and nodes

  • SearchResults - pane for displaying search results

  • Breakpoints - pane for displaying breakpoints