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WAAPI: changing color not working - OverrideColor property?

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I am trying to change the color of some work units via Waapi but i dont succed. I realized when you use the authoring tool a line is added to the wu xlm which sets overridecolor to True. I tried doing it via Waapi like this:'ak.wwise.core.object.setProperty', {"object": dirty_wus_ids[i],
                                                 "property": "OverrideColor",
                                                "value": True})

 But then i get a message "Property cannot be set". I see that OverrideColor has True in "Read only" here:

Is this just impossible to do with Waapi? Any workaround?




asked Mar 10 in General Discussion by Eduardo B. (160 points)

1 Answer

+1 vote

You can change WObjects.xml and replace the IsVisible for OverrideColor:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Audiokinetic\Wwise 20??.?.?.????\Authoring\Data\WObjects\WObjects.xml

<Property Name="OverrideColor" Type="bool" IsVisible="true" DisplayName="Override Color">

Restart Wwise for the changes to take effect.

answered Mar 11 by Bernard R. (Audiokinetic) (27,640 points)