Join Jesse Freeman for an in-depth discussion in this video Write data to the asset folder, part of Building Custom Tools to Extend the Unity IDE.
- [Voiceover] Now that we're able to serialize the item list…in our SaveTest into a string, let's look at how to…actually save that into the file system itself.…In our project, let's go back to the editor folder,…then open up the SaveTest editor.…Let's scroll down and create a new method to help us…save our data.…We're going to make this private, have a return type of void…and we're going to call it WriteData.…Let's pass in a string called data.…Inside of this method, we're going to need a path…in order to save the file.…
Let's create a new variable called path.…In order to get the path, we're going to use…the EditorUtility to open up…a SaveFilePanel.…Inside of our SaveFilePanel, we'll need to supply…a few details.…First, let's give it a title.…We'll call this Save Data.…Next, we'll need a directory.…Let's just make this an empty string.…Next, we need to give the file a name.…We'll call this data.txt.…Finally, you need to define the extension that…this file panel can save to.…
Here, we'll simply put in a string called txt.…
- Exposing variables to the Inspector
- Providing attributes to Inspector fields
- Extending the base editor
- Creating custom UI elements
- Modifying the layout of a custom editor
- Building a custom window
- Saving and loading data
- Creating a reorderable list
- Skinning custom inspectors
- Exporting assets as Unity packages
Skill Level Intermediate
Unity 5 2D Essential Training (2015)with Jesse Freeman3h 22m Intermediate
Unity 5 2D: Generate Procedural Terrainwith Dan Violet Sagmiller4h 4m Intermediate
1. Introduction to the Inspector
2. Build Custom Editors in Unity
3. Create Custom UI Elements in Unity
4. Build a Custom Window in Unity
5. Saving and Loading Data in Unity
6. Advanced UI
7. Skinning Custom Inspectors
8. Export Custom Code
Code organization4m 35s
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