Difference between revisions of "setFeatureType"

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|seealso= [[setViewDistance]], [[setObjectViewDistance]]
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Revision as of 18:41, 20 January 2022

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Enable/disable object as a feature/landmark. Possible feature types:
  • 0 - Feature disabled
  • 1 - Object is always visible within object view distance
  • 2 - Object is always visible within terrain view distance
The limit is 500 map/static objects and 200 dynamic objects including config features and auto features (flying helicopters, airplanes). When limit is reached, function returns false.
Object Manipulation


object setFeatureType type
object: Object
type: Number - the desired feature type
Return Value:


Example 1:
Set a building to be always rendered: building setFeatureType 2;

Additional Information

See also:
setViewDistance setObjectViewDistance


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Posted on October 10, 2017 - 16:18 (UTC)
Waffle SS.
For world objects, command effect persists after mission restart. Map must be reloaded to automatically revert setting.