SoundBanks Tab

The SoundBanks tab of the Project Explorer displays a complete list of SoundBanks organized into Work Units and folders. You can also create and manage your SoundBanks in this tab as well as navigate through the SoundBanks Work Units by clicking the plus (+) and minus (-) signs to expand and collapse the Work Unit folders. The SoundBanks tab also includes a toolbar that allows you to quickly add SoundBanks, Work Units, and folders to your project hierarchy.

Interface Element



Displays one or more icons representing the project elements that can be added as a parent or child of the selected node in the project explorer.

By default, the toolbar displays all project elements that can be added as a child of the selected node. To display the possible parent project elements, press the Shift key.

To add a child to the selected node, simply click one of the active icons in the icon bar. To add a parent to the selected node, simply Shift+click one of the active icons in the icon bar.

Different icons will become active depending on the type of object you currently have selected in the hierarchy.


A complete list of SoundBanks sorted by the folders and SoundBanks Work Units that you created for your project. Double-click a SoundBank to open the SoundBank Manager.

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