Houdini 20.0 Shelf tools

Force shelf tool

Applies a directional force to particles.

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This tool uses the POP Force node to move particles directionally. By default, this shelf tool applies gravity to your particle system.

Using Force

  1. Create a particle system along the curve using the Location or Source shelf tools.

  2. Click the Force tool on the Particles tab.

For specific parameter help, see the Force node help.

See also

Shelf tools

Using the shelf

  • Customize the shelf

    How to change the look of the shelf, change and rearrange its contents, and create your own shelf tools.