A module to create, edit and manage text data in the scene, such as short strings or text files (txt, xml, json).

Panels and their use

  • Contents: Text can be viewed and edited in this section.

  • Advanced

    • Auto-save edits to the text node: If enabled then content in the scene is immediately updated on each keypress. If disabled then Edit button must be pressed to enable editing the text and clicking Save or Cancel button finishes editing.

    • Enable word wrapping: Switch between wrapping long lines / displaying a horizontal scrollbar.


  • Kyle Sunderland (PerkLab, Queen’s University)

  • Andras Lasso (PerkLab, Queen’s University)


This work was supported through CANARIE’s Research Software Program, and Cancer Care Ontario.