PreferencesFilePaths(bpy_struct)

base class — bpy_struct

class bpy.types.PreferencesFilePaths(bpy_struct)

Default paths for external files

animation_player

Path to a custom animation/frame sequence player

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

animation_player_preset

Preset configs for external animation players

  • INTERNAL Internal – Built-in animation player.

  • DJV DJV – Open source frame player.

  • FRAMECYCLER FrameCycler – Frame player from IRIDAS.

  • RV RV – Frame player from Tweak Software.

  • MPLAYER MPlayer – Media player for video and PNG/JPEG/SGI image sequences.

  • CUSTOM Custom – Custom animation player executable path.

Type

enum in [‘INTERNAL’, ‘DJV’, ‘FRAMECYCLER’, ‘RV’, ‘MPLAYER’, ‘CUSTOM’], default ‘INTERNAL’

asset_libraries
Type

bpy_prop_collection of UserAssetLibrary, (readonly)

auto_save_time

The time (in minutes) to wait between automatic temporary saves

Type

int in [1, 60], default 2

file_preview_type

What type of blend preview to create

  • NONE None – Do not create blend previews.

  • SCREENSHOT Screenshot – Capture the entire window.

  • CAMERA Camera View – Workbench render of scene.

Type

enum in [‘NONE’, ‘SCREENSHOT’, ‘CAMERA’], default ‘CAMERA’

font_directory

The default directory to search for loading fonts

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

i18n_branches_directory

The path to the ‘/branches’ directory of your local svn-translation copy, to allow translating from the UI

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

image_editor

Path to an image editor

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

recent_files

Maximum number of recently opened files to remember

Type

int in [0, 30], default 10

render_cache_directory

Where to cache raw render results

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

render_output_directory

The default directory for rendering output, for new scenes

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

save_version

The number of old versions to maintain in the current directory, when manually saving

Type

int in [0, 32], default 1

script_directory

Alternate script path, matching the default layout with subdirectories: startup, add-ons, modules, and presets (requires restart)

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

show_hidden_files_datablocks

Show files and data-blocks that are normally hidden

Type

boolean, default True

show_recent_locations

Show Recent locations list in the File Browser

Type

boolean, default False

show_system_bookmarks

Show System locations list in the File Browser

Type

boolean, default False

sound_directory

The default directory to search for sounds

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

temporary_directory

The directory for storing temporary save files

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

texture_directory

The default directory to search for textures

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

use_auto_save_temporary_files

Automatic saving of temporary files in temp directory, uses process ID. Warning: Sculpt and edit mode data won’t be saved

Type

boolean, default True

use_file_compression

Enable file compression when saving .blend files

Type

boolean, default False

use_filter_files

Enable filtering of files in the File Browser

Type

boolean, default True

use_load_ui

Load user interface setup when loading .blend files

Type

boolean, default False

use_relative_paths

Default relative path option for the file selector, when no path is defined yet

Type

boolean, default True

use_scripts_auto_execute

Allow any .blend file to run scripts automatically (unsafe with blend files from an untrusted source)

Type

boolean, default True

use_tabs_as_spaces

Automatically convert all new tabs into spaces for new and loaded text files

Type

boolean, default False

classmethod bl_rna_get_subclass(id, default=None)
Parameters

id (string) – The RNA type identifier.

Returns

The RNA type or default when not found.

Return type

bpy.types.Struct subclass

classmethod bl_rna_get_subclass_py(id, default=None)
Parameters

id (string) – The RNA type identifier.

Returns

The class or default when not found.

Return type

type

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