Makemake: All products 50% off

Actor Locker

Gradess Games - Code Plugins - Jan 22, 2023

Allows user to lock actors in the Editor Viewport to prevent it from selection and moving

  • Supported Platforms
  • Supported Engine Versions
    5.0 - 5.3
  • Download Type
    Engine Plugin
    This product contains a code plugin, complete with pre-built binaries and all its source code that integrates with Unreal Engine, which can be installed to an engine version of your choice then enabled on a per-project basis.

Simple editor extension. It allows you to lock actors in the editor viewport via World Outliner window / hotkeys / context menu, so the locked actors can't be selected or moved until you unlock them.

Documentation: GitHub

Support: Discord

Technical Details


  • Add new column in World Outliner for locking actors
  • Add new context menu actions to lock / unlock / toggle locked actors
  • Add new editor hotkeys to lock / unlock / toggle locked actors
  • Add the workaround to select actors through locked ones (Query collision required)
  • Totally configurable (Edit -> Editor Preferences -> "Plugins" section -> Actor Locker)

Code Modules: Editor

Number of Blueprints: 0

Number of C++ Classes: 10

Supported Development Platforms: Win64