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OptionDescription
NewOpens a new particle effect screen.
Open

Lets you open an existing particle asset.

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As of release 5.4, you can also open particles through the Asset Browser. See this page for more information.

SaveSaves the current particle asset.
Save AsSaves the current particle asset under a different name.
Recent FilesShows a list of particle assets you have opened recently.
Reload EffectReloads the particle effect.
Show Effect OptionsOpens the Effect Options in the Inspector instead of the Properties. See Effect Options below for a more detailed explanation.
Load from Selected EntityLoads an effect from an entity selected in the Viewport.
Apply to Selected EntityApplies an effect to an entity selected in the Viewport.
Import Selected Pfx1 EffectImports an existing Pfx1 effect from the Particle Editor in the Database View tool directly into the Particle Editor 2 System.

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ButtonDescription
SaveSaves an effect. The saved effects can be accessed through the Library.
Load from Selected EntityLoads an effect from an entity selected in the Viewport.
Apply to Selected EntityApplies an effect to an entity selected in the Viewport.
Import Selected Pfx1 EffectImports an existing Pfx1 effect from the Particle Editor in the Database View tool directly into the Particle Editor 2 System.
Reload EffectReloads the current open effect to its original state.
Show Effect OptionsOpens the Effect Options. See Effect Options below for a more detailed explanation.

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Depending on on the situation, the Inspector on the right can either show the Effect Options of the entire effect or the Properties of a selected component or attribute.

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Effect Options

When the Effect Options are opened by clicking the respective button in the toolbar (see Toolbar above) you can add Attributes to the effect by clicking the button next to Attributes:

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