The File Output device saves a heightfield or grey scale mask to disk.
Please note that only the heightfield information is saved — any coloration created in World Machine needs to be saved separately, using a Bitmap Output.
|Set||This button brings up a dialog to specify the filename to save to disk.|
|Use absolute path for setting filename||If checked, the filename will include the full path. Otherwise, it will contain the relative path if possible.|
|Participate when building tiled worlds||When checked, this output will export tiles during a tiled build.|
|Save file every build||If this is checked, every time you build the world (press the Green build button), the File Output device will save the heightfield to disk.|
|Write output to disk||Writes the current build results to the specified file. If the world is not built (the File Output’s status indicator is red) you will be prompted to build the world|
|Output Format||This group of options controls the type of file that will be saved by the File Output device.|