PreferencesFilePaths(bpy_struct)

base class — bpy_struct

class bpy.types.PreferencesFilePaths.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: http://djv.sourceforge.net.

  • FRAMECYCLER FrameCycler, Frame player from IRIDAS.

  • RV RV, Frame player from Tweak Software.

  • MPLAYER MPlayer, Media player for video & png/jpeg/sgi image sequences.

  • CUSTOM Custom, Custom animation player executable path.

Type

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

auto_save_time

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

Type

int in [1, 60], default 2

font_directory

The default directory to search for loading fonts

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

hide_recent_locations

Hide recent locations in the file selector

Type

boolean, default False

hide_system_bookmarks

Hide system bookmarks in the file selector

Type

boolean, default False

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 subdirs: startup, add-ons & modules (requires restart)

Type

string, default “”, (never None)

show_hidden_files_datablocks

Hide files and data-blocks if their name start with a dot (.*)

Type

boolean, default True

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 (sculpt & 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

Display only files with extensions in the image select window

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

Type

boolean, default True

use_save_preview_images

Enables automatic saving of preview images in the .blend file

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

Inherited Properties

  • bpy_struct.id_data

Inherited Functions

  • bpy_struct.as_pointer

  • bpy_struct.driver_add

  • bpy_struct.driver_remove

  • bpy_struct.get

  • bpy_struct.is_property_hidden

  • bpy_struct.is_property_overridable_library

  • bpy_struct.is_property_readonly

  • bpy_struct.is_property_set

  • bpy_struct.items

  • bpy_struct.keyframe_delete

  • bpy_struct.keyframe_insert

  • bpy_struct.keys

  • bpy_struct.path_from_id

  • bpy_struct.path_resolve

  • bpy_struct.pop

  • bpy_struct.property_overridable_library_set

  • bpy_struct.property_unset

  • bpy_struct.type_recast

  • bpy_struct.values

References

  • Preferences.filepaths