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renderThumbnailUpdate boolean

renderThumbnailUpdate is undoable, queryable, and NOT editable.

Toggle the updating of object thumbnails. These are visible in tools like the Attribute Editor and Hypershade. All thumbnails everywhere will not update to reflect changes to the object until this command is used to toggle to true.

Return value


In query mode, return type is based on queried flag.

MEL examples

// Turns on thumbnail updates.
renderThumbnailUpdate true;

// Turns off thumbnail updates.
renderThumbnailUpdate false;