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    C++ GOOD documentation?

    Hey guys. I am new to the Unreal Engine and I am pretty shocked by the lack of code documentation. Sure, there are a few simple explanations, but most of them are really basic overviews of the sample games or something along those lines. Where can I get some reference for the many static functions in unreal? If they just added a small tutorial explaining how to create the walking script for a character or something like that (from scratch, of course), it would already be enough.

    #2
    Just as I post it, I find this: https://docs.unrealengine.com/latest/INT/API/index.html. Sorry to bother you guys, I believe this answers my problem to a certain extent.

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      #3
      You can find more official documentation, tutorials, etc from this page. There's also a number of people making their own tutorial series.

      https://www.unrealengine.com/support

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        #4
        The doc is also in the installation folder : "Unreal Engine\4.0\Engine\Documentation\CHM"

        Just double click this file : "API.chm"

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          #5
          I would also recommend that you read through the other pertinent sections of the documentation regarding the UEFramework itself. The API is there and it gives you a good bearing on what you can achieve, but you would need to have a non trivial amount of understanding of the engine to know where you should look for that info to be useful.

          https://docs.unrealengine.com/latest...ork/index.html
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            #6
            Thanks for all the replies (glad to see that the Unreal Engine community is very active). I actually did find an excellent tutorial series that I recommend to anyone who wants to C++, as Epic does seem to focus a lot of their tutorials on Blueprint (probably because it attracts more people who are scared of game development because of coding). Here is one of his tutorials:
            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dg0F...eature=mh_lolz
            They helped me understand a lot of the code etc.
            Last edited by Borzi; 04-12-2014, 05:51 PM.

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