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This command will hide the specified 3D object from view.

Syntax
HIDE OBJECT Object Number
Parameters
Object Number

Integer
The object number

Returns

This command does not return a value.

Description

You can substantially increase the performance of your 3D program if you hide objects whenever possible. The contents of a room behind a closed door can be hidden for as long as the door remains closed, allowing your program to run much faster and improve overall performance. The parameter should be specified using an integer value.

Example Code
hide mouse:cls 0:autocam off

ObjectNumber=1

SecondObject=2

ImageNumber=1

make object sphere SecondObject,1

load object "models\model.x",ObjectNumber

load image "iron.jpg",ImageNumber

append object "models\extraanim.x", ObjectNumber, total object frames(ObjectNumber)+1

set object interpolation ObjectNumber,50

position object ObjectNumber,0,0,0

position object SecondObject,0,0,0

position camera 0,2,4

point camera 0,0,0

while mouseclick()=0

set cursor 0,0

print "press r to show object"

if inkey$()="r" then show object ObjectNumber

print "press t to hide object"

if inkey$()="t" then hide object ObjectNumber

endwhile

while mouseclick()=1:endwhile

if object exist(ObjectNumber)=1 then delete object ObjectNumber

if object exist(SecondObject)=1 then delete object SecondObject

if image exist(ImageNumber)=1 then delete image ImageNumber

end
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