Cinema 4D Cinema 4D Prime Character Menu Character Tags IK
Function available in CINEMA 4D Prime, Visualize, Broadcast, Studio & BodyPaint 3D
IK

Basic Tag Display Advanced Dynamics

Display

Show FK

Displays the chain's current FK pose in the viewport as a line, the color of which is defined by the FK color field.

Show IK

Displays the chain's current IK pose in the viewport as a line, the color of which is defined by the IK color field.

Handle Line

Draws a line in the viewport from the chain's origin to its goal. The line's color is defined by the Handle color field.

Pole Vector

Controls whether a line is drawn for the pole vector, and if so, where the line starts. The following options are available:

None

Hides the pole vector line.

Root

Draws the line from the chain's origin (the object to which the IK tag is assigned) to the pole vector.

Joint

Draws the line from the first joint after the chain's origin to the pole vector.

FK
IK
Handle
Pole Vector

These color fields enable you to choose which colors are used for the lines when their corresponding options are enabled.