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Unreal Engine DevLog #17: Prototype UMG Menu Update 2 [Free Source Code]

The Prototype UMG Menu system is getting another update. Unlike the previous one, this is kind of a minor update focused on patching up some bugs and code optimizations. Keeping with the tradition established by Update 1, screenshots are provided to show the changes made to the code. This should help smooth out the transition to this update. Before we go to the matter at hand, here are the links to the previous posts and the thread in the Unreal Engine forums:

Unreal Engine DevLog #15: Basic Menu Interface using Unreal Motion Graphics

Unreal Engine DevLog #16: Prototype UMG Menu Update 1 [Free Source Code]

https://forums.unrealengine.com/showthread.php?63037-FREE-UMG-Menu-System-Prototype-Source-Code&p=274798#post274798

And here's a video demonstration of the menu system:

Changes in Update 2:

1) Fixed a bug that disabled removing pause menu through keyboard input.
2) Code and design optimizations for Scrollbar buttons in the video settings.
3) Supported resolutions now taken from the …

Unreal Engine DevLog #16: Prototype UMG Menu Update 1 [Free Source Code]

About a month back, I released the source code for my prototype UMG menu in GitHub. The menu was basically intended to be a prototype that I could use on all my projects from the get go. So once I got the menu system set up and running, I had not worked on it apart for a couple of minor bug fixes. Since I got some free time this week, I decided to improve the menu system and fix some issues with it that has been bugging for the past few weeks. The idea of this post is to provide some sort of documentation related to the changes that had been included in this first major update for the menu.

For those of you who haven't seen the previous update, here's a video demonstrating the menu system in action:


And here are the links to the previous blog post and the thread in Unreal Engine forums:

Unreal Engine DevLog #15: Basic Menu Interface using Unreal Motion Graphics

https://forums.unrealengine.com/showthread.php?63037-FREE-UMG-Menu-System-Prototype-Source-Code&p=274798#post274798
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