Lumberyard
User Guide (Version 1.21)

Aligning Nodes

To align selected nodes in a Script Canvas graph, you can use the context menu, hot keys, or the following alignment icons above the graph.

Icon Description
Top align.
Bottom align.
Left align.
Right align.

To align all nodes in a selection to the topmost node

  • Use one of the following methods:

    • Click Top Align ( ).

    • Press Shift + Up Arrow.

    • Right-click the graph, and choose Align, Align top.

    The following animated images show the first two methods.

    
                        Aligning nodes to the top in the Script Canvas editor.
    
                        Aligning nodes to the top in the Script Canvas editor.

To align all nodes in a selection to the bottommost node

  • Use one of the following methods:

    • Click Bottom Align ( ).

    • Press Shift + Down Arrow.

    • Right-click the graph, and choose Align, Align bottom.

    The following animated images show the first two methods.

    
                        Aligning nodes to the bottom in the Script Canvas editor.
    
                        Aligning nodes to the bottom in the Script Canvas editor.

To align all nodes in a selection to the leftmost node

  • Use one of the following methods:

    • Click Left Align ( ).

    • Press Shift + Left Arrow.

    • Right-click the graph, and choose Align, Align left.

    The following animated images show the first two methods.

    
                        Aligning nodes to the left in the Script Canvas editor.
    
                        Aligning nodes to the left in the Script Canvas editor.

To align all nodes in a selection to the rightmost node

  • Use one of the following methods:

    • Click Right Align ( ).

    • Press Shift + Right Arrow.

    • Right-click the graph, and choose Align, Align right.

    The following animated images show the first two methods.

    
                        Aligning nodes to the right in the Script Canvas editor.
    
                        Aligning nodes to the right in the Script Canvas editor.