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How to use the Armor Stand Editor (Creative)

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Hello everyone!
This thread is guide for the Armor Stand Editor! (skycade creative)
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What is the Armor Stand Editor?

The Armor Stand Editor enables you to create poses, scenes, holograms, and much more
using armor stands!


Screenshot 2019-07-20 at 20.29.29.png

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How do I use the Armor Stand Editor?
To pose an armor stand, we'll need 2 things:
-A potato
-An Armor Stand (of course)


Clicking the potato in your tool bar will open the ASE menu.
Each setting in the menu has a specific purpose listed on the image below:
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How does each tool work?
To use a tool, select it inside the ASE menu. Then, right-click on the armor stand to apply it!
DIRECTION:
X, Y, Z Axis: Selects the direction you're moving a part of the armor stand. E.g If you've selected the head and the Z axis, it will move the head in one direction; Selecting the Y axis will move it in another direction, etc..
(You can also change the axis by shifting and using your scroll wheel)
POSITIONING
Head position: Applying this tool will move around the head.
Body position: Will move around the main body.
Arms position (left and right): Will move around the arm selected.

Legs position (left and right): Will move around the leg selected.

Copy armor stand: Will copy the armor stand and will automatically switch to paste mode.
Paste armor stand: Will paste the properties and positions of the copied armor stand to another when clicked.

Armor stand inventory: Opens the armor stand's inventory, you can give it armor and items to hold.
Reset pos: Will reset the armor stand's position (will not clear items or properties).


PROPERTIES
Show arms: Will show the armor stand's arms.
Toggle size: Will toggle the armor stand's size (Small/big).
Toggle visibility: Will toggle the armor stand's visibility (held items are still visible).
Toggle base plate: Will toggle the armor stand's base plate.
Toggle gravity: Will toggle whether the armor stand is affected by gravity or not (useful when using move tool).


MOVEMENT
Rotate armor stand: Will rotate the armor stand.
Move armor stand: Will move the armor stand, select an axis for direction.
ADJUSTMENT
Coarse adjustment: Changes to the armor stand will be done fast and brutal.
Fine adjustment: Changes to the armor stand will be done slower and more delicate.
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Simply select a tool and apply it on an armor stand by clicking it with the potato.

For example, if I want to add arms to my armor stand, I select the "Show arms" porperty
and click on the armor stand.


If I want to move its arms, I select the "right/left arm position" and click to adjust the arm.

If I want to change the direction I'm moving the arm in, I can select another "axis".

If I want to make more delicate changes to the armor stand I can select "Fine adjustment".
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Other tips and tricks

Some other little things to make your life easier!
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Pressing the F key while holding the potato while looking at an armor stand
will activate a mask that will make your tools only affect that armor stand;
useful when you've got lots of them stuck together! To disable this, look away
and press F again.
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Screenshot 2019-07-21 at 00.29.02.png
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You can do some tasks in reverse by punching or right-clicking the armor stand!
For example if when you right-click the armor stand and the arm goes in one direction, punching it will rotate it
in the opposite direction!
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You can name armor stands by renaming a name tag in an anvil and right-clicking them with the tag.
You can even make some cool holograms by setting the armor stand to invisible using the invisible property!
(It even works with color codes!)
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Screenshot 2019-07-21 at 00.42.50.png


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You can also make some creations all out of armor stands;
Take a look at this fish!
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Screenshot 2019-07-21 at 00.48.46.png
or this snake by @MelissaWDS !
Screenshot 2019-07-21 at 00.50.37.png
Or this cute baby by @PigMatt !

(Invisible armor stands wearing heads moved close to each other using the move tool and the invisible property)
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Anyways, that's it for now!
If you have any questions/problems feel free to send me a message!

 

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