Entity Outliner - Lumberyard User Guide

Entity Outliner

Open 3D Engine (O3DE), the successor to Lumberyard, is now available in Developer Preview. Download O3DE or visit the AWS Game Tech blog to learn more.

The Entity Outliner shows all the entities and slices in the level. You can view the parenting hierarchies, lock selections, show and hide entities in the viewport, and create search filters.

To open the Entity Outliner

  1. In Lumberyard Editor, choose Tools, Entity Outliner.

  2. In the Entity Outliner, you can create, select, search, and filter for entities.

                    Use the Entity Outliner to view all the entities
                        in your level.

    You can select multiple entities by doing one of the following in the Entity Outliner:

    • Use CTRL + Left Mouse Click to select multiple entities one at a time to be part of a multi-selection.

    • Use Shift + Left Mouse Click to select a range of entities.

  • Entities in white are freestanding entities.

  • Entities in blue are part of a slice. For more information, see the slice icons.