This is a simple XML code to move the Parameters menu outside the sub-menu “Parameters and Channels”.
The current location of the menu (as of H15.5.637) can often be found by right clicking on a node:
Since I often select this menu item, it would be less cumbersome to just have it at the top level.. Not inside the sub-menu.
- Create a file named
- Be sure that it is at the
$HOMEfolder. In Windows, this can be located at the
- Write this code inside the xml:
<menuDocument> <menu> <modifyItem id="opmenu.parameters"> <parent>root_menu</parent> <insertBefore>opmenu.parms_and_channels_menu</insertBefore> </modifyItem> </menu> </menuDocument>
- Restart Houdini. The right click menu now looks like this:
- Former Houdini versions did have this menu at the top level.
Download OPmenu.xml File (via Dropbox)