Toggle between "Instance" and "Frame" mode on light table

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Toggle between "Instance" and "Frame" mode on light table

Post by Joost » 03 Mar 2020, 10:21


Is there a way to make a keyboard shortcut to toggle between "Mode Instance" and "Mode Frame" for the light table?

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Re: Toggle between "Instance" and "Frame" mode on light table

Post by Soom » 03 Mar 2020, 13:10

As far as I know, there is no built in shortcut for Light Table mode, but there is a workaround - long time ago I have created a panel with 2 buttons (or was it given to me by someone here?) - each opens a Light Table with a different mode setting. You can attach then a shortcut to each of those buttons. You can also create your own buttons - if you edit my buttons, you will see that there are 2 commands there: 1 - Open Light Table panel, and 2 - Grab light table (this will grab the current state of the light table including the Mode setting). However be aware, that this method will also remember the whole state of the light table, so you will lose any current state of the LT...
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Re: Toggle between "Instance" and "Frame" mode on light table

Post by Svengali » 03 Mar 2020, 15:41

This might do it as an Embedded George Script...

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parse result d LTMode d

IF CMP(LTMode, "instance")
	tv_LightTableMode INTERVAL IMAGE

tv_warn "LTMode = " LTMode  // delete this line after testing
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