Mar 28, 2023
About this Documentation¶
The Cinema 4D Python SDK documentation is a publicly available development reference. As such, it is a growing document that is designed to help developers understand how to create Python plugins and scripts for MAXON Cinema 4D.
For more resources, please read Python Resources.
Additional developer support is provided on the Plugin Café support forum. This forum is also used to report feedbacks and issues about the documentation.
For more information about developer support see How to get Support.
If your project is under NDA or you need to address the support team directly, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for further assistance.
About Python in Cinema 4D¶
c4dpy is available to execute python code with the Cinema 4D API outside of Cinema 4D.
c4dpy bring extra features such as Autocompletion or Debugging for Python Script (Plugin are not supported). See the c4dpy manual.
Python in Cinema 4D manual.
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