These useful tips, guidelines and information for advanced users.
|•||Flexible Scene Data Placement|
Here are some useful guidelines to keep in mind if you are considering using Unicode:
|•||Because the Unity game engine does not support Unicode characters, it is recommended to avoid using it in scenes intended for games.|
|•||Unicode characters cannot be used for parent folders of USA_DB and USADATA.|
|•||To zip a scene with Unicode in its name, use 7zip which is included in the package; the regular zip cannot handle some Unicode characters.|
|•||A scene name with Unicode characters cannot be opened through the Harmony Web Control Center.|
|•||If a scene name contains Unicode characters, the following commands in the File menu cannot be used: Update Database Scene and Download Database Changes.|
Since the /USADATA and /USA_DB directories no longer need to be placed at the root of your file system, you can place them wherever you like. This is useful when using third-party asset management and tracking systems.
If you choose to place the directories at a location other than the root, you can create a shortcut that points to the location of the file system without using the .lnk shortcuts on Windows or the symbolic links on Mac and Linux.
- Locate the shortcuts.conf file here:
- Copy the shortcuts.conf file and place it here:
- Open the shortcuts.conf with a text editor.
- Here are some examples of what to add at the end of the file:
On a server, you can point to a subfolder like this:
- Save the file.