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AssetDatabase

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Description

An Interface for accessing assets and performing operations on assets.

Static Functions

AddObjectToAssetAdds objectToAdd to an existing asset at path.
AssetPathToGUIDGet the GUID for the asset at path.
ClearLabelsRemoves all labels attached to an asset.
ContainsIs object an asset?
CopyAssetDuplicates the asset at path and stores it at newPath.
CreateAssetCreates a new asset at path.
CreateFolderCreate a new folder.
DeleteAssetDeletes the asset file at path.
ExportPackageExports the assets identified by assetPathNames to a unitypackage file in fileName.
FindAssetsSearch the asset database using the search filter string.
GenerateUniqueAssetPathCreates a new unique path for an asset.
GetAllAssetBundleNamesReturn all the AssetBundle names in the asset database.
GetAssetBundleDependenciesGiven an assetBundleName, returns the list of AssetBundles that it depends on.
GetAssetDependencyHashReturns the hash of all the dependencies of an asset.
GetAssetOrScenePathReturns the path name relative to the project folder where the asset is stored.
GetAssetPathReturns the path name relative to the project folder where the asset is stored.
GetAssetPathFromTextMetaFilePathGets the path to the asset file associated with a text .meta file.
GetAssetPathsFromAssetBundleGet the paths of the assets which have been marked with the given assetBundle name.
GetAssetPathsFromAssetBundleAndAssetNameGet the Asset paths for all Assets tagged with assetBundleName and named assetName.
GetCachedIconRetrieves an icon for the asset at the given asset path.
GetDependenciesGiven a pathName, returns the list of all assets that it depends on.
GetImplicitAssetBundleNameReturns the name of the AssetBundle that a given asset belongs to.
GetImplicitAssetBundleVariantNameReturns the name of the AssetBundle Variant that a given asset belongs to.
GetLabelsReturns all labels attached to a given asset.
GetMainAssetTypeAtPathReturns the type of the main asset object at assetPath.
GetSubFoldersGiven an absolute path to a directory, this method will return an array of all it's subdirectories.
GetTextMetaFilePathFromAssetPathGets the path to the text .meta file associated with an asset.
GetUnusedAssetBundleNamesReturn all the unused assetBundle names in the asset database.
GUIDToAssetPathTranslate a GUID to its current asset path.
ImportAssetImport asset at path.
ImportPackageImports package at packagePath into the current project.
IsForeignAssetIs asset a foreign asset?
IsMainAssetIs asset a main asset in the project window?
IsMainAssetAtPathLoadedReturns true if the main asset object at assetPath is loaded in memory.
IsMetaFileOpenForEditQuery whether an asset's metadata (.meta) file is open for edit in version control.
IsNativeAssetIs asset a native asset?
IsOpenForEditQuery whether an asset file is open for edit in version control.
IsSubAssetDoes the asset form part of another asset?
IsValidFolderGiven an absolute path to a folder, returns true if it exists, false otherwise.
LoadAllAssetRepresentationsAtPathReturns all asset representations at assetPath.
LoadAllAssetsAtPathReturns an array of all asset objects at assetPath.
LoadAssetAtPathReturns the first asset object of type type at given path assetPath.
LoadMainAssetAtPathReturns the main asset object at assetPath.
MoveAssetMove an asset file from one folder to another.
MoveAssetToTrashMoves the asset at path to the trash.
OpenAssetOpens the asset with associated application.
RefreshImport any changed assets.
RemoveAssetBundleNameRemove the assetBundle name from the asset database. The forceRemove flag is used to indicate if you want to remove it even it's in use.
RemoveUnusedAssetBundleNamesRemove all the unused assetBundle names in the asset database.
RenameAssetRename an asset file.
SaveAssetsWrites all unsaved asset changes to disk.
SetLabelsReplaces that list of labels on an asset.
SetMainObjectSpecifies which object in the asset file should become the main object after the next import.
StartAssetEditingBegin Asset importing. This lets you group several asset imports together into one larger import.
StopAssetEditingStop Asset importing. This lets you group several asset imports together into one larger import.
ValidateMoveAssetChecks if an asset file can be moved from one folder to another. (Without actually moving the file).
WriteImportSettingsIfDirtyWrites the import settings to disk.

Events

importPackageCancelledCallback raised whenever a package import is cancelled by the user.
importPackageCompletedCallback raised whenever a package import successfully completes.
importPackageFailedCallback raised whenever a package import failed.
importPackageStartedCallback raised whenever a package import starts.

Delegates

ImportPackageCallbackDelegate to be called from AssetDatabase.ImportPackage callbacks. packageName is the name of the package that raised the callback.
ImportPackageFailedCallbackDelegate to be called from AssetDatabase.ImportPackage callbacks. packageName is the name of the package that raised the callback. errorMessage is the reason for the failure.