Add Actor Class

November 30, 2017

UE4 Version: 4.18.3

For this tutorial we are using the standard first person C++ template with starter content

To add a new c++ class to your project, first right click and then select New C++ class. Then select the Parent Class you want to inherent from. In most of my tutorials we inherent from the Actor class. Next, name and set the location path of your class.

Create a new C++ class

new c++ class

Create a new Actor

new actor class

Name and set the location path for your new actor

set name and path

For this tutorial I named my actor MyActor and set the default path to what was provided by the engine.


Harrison McGuire

Harrison McGuire