Custom Appearance Strings
If you want to use flickering light entities, but also want to use an appearance that is not listed in the Appearance
key, you may make use of the Custom Appearance
key. This will allow you to create your own light appearance through the use of alphabetic characters.
is completely black,
is completely white, and the rest of the letters create a smooth gradient.
Should you wish to map out your custom appearance with an image editor, enter your light's RGB value, and then adjust the colors
to each letter's corresponding value (as follows).
The following preset appearances are in order of their SmartEdit appearance, and are prefixed by their corresponding keyvalue.0
Slow, strong pulse
Slow pulse, noblack
A zip file of the above animations is available .
This nifty file has the
a - z
shades, should you require them.
For animating custom light strings, download a copy of the light generator here