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Move and rotate cards, pieces, and dice between holders and/or player hands.
Specify which objects should be moved.
Holders / Player Seats... to enter selection mode, objects in selected Holders / Player Seats will be used. Optionally, use the
Select Collections... button to choose Collections to limit which types of objects will be selected.
Use the button to allow players to choose specific objects from a list with an Automation Question.
To move objects directly from Player Hands, select the Player Seats for each player. Note: not all rooms have Player Seats but they can be added. More Details Here
Specify where objects should move.
Holders / Player Seats... to enter selection mode, cards will be moved to selected Holders and Player Seats.
To move objects directly to Player Hands, select the Player Seats for each player.
How many cards/pieces to move to each Holder / Player Seat.
To deal entire card pile out, set the number to anything larger than the number of objects e.g. 1000.
Use the button to use a number from a Counter widget, or to allow players to change this number with an Automation Question.
Set a maximum number of cards to be put in the To Holders / Player Seats.
Ideal for games where you "Draw to 8" cards, for example.
Add mode will simply move objects to chosen holders each time the automation is run.
Fill-to mode will stop adding cards when each holder contains the number of cards/pieces specified in the Number of Objects To Each setting.
Where to place the cards in the To Holders / Player Seats
Bottom of pilewill move cards to the bottom of a stack, or the beginning of spread holders. For multi-group Spread holders, objects will be added to the first group.
Top of pilewill move cards to the top of a stack, or the end of spread holders. For multi-group Spread holders, objects will be added to the last group.
Group at startwill move cards to a new group before other spread groups. Or to the start of non-multi-group Spread holders.
Group at endwill move cards to a new group after other spread groups. Or to the end of non-multi-group Spread holders.
Change the order the cards are dealt, when dealing to multiple holders.
Deal one-by-one will go through the
To Holders giving each one card, then repeat.
Dealing 1-9 ordered number cards to 3 holders would result with: 147 258 369
Move as pile will go through the
To Holders giving each holder all the necessary cards at once.
Dealing 1-9 ordered number cards to 3 holders would result with: 123 456 789
Flip cards face-up or face-down when moving them.
Determines if moved cards should be flipped face-up, face-down, or kept as-is.
Change the rotation of objects when moving them.
Keep as-iskeeps the object rotation exactly as they are.
Fit to holderwill rotate based on the card and holder orientation, e.g. for an upright holder a 180 degree rotated card will not be changed as it fits into the holder, but a 45 degree card will be rotated upright.
Clockwisewill rotate the objects one "notch" in the chosen direction, based on the selected angles specified in the Deck / Collection. How to set up rotation
Set To...will show another option where you can choose an angle. Objects will be set to this angle.