Fume FX Automatic

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Leaving for the night but you got to get that FumeFX Sim done. Check this handy script buried in the help file.


$.selectedcache = 0 –Select default cache

$.runsimulation 0 –Sim default cache

$.selectedcache = 0 –Select default cache again just in case

$.runsimulation 2 –Sim wavelet cache

$.selectedcache = 1 –Select wavelet cache


Also if your running RPManager you can add this to the end to get it to render after it Sims.


macros.run “RPManager” RPManager”

RPMrendSubmit.netsubmit #(1)


number stands for the pass you want to render ie(123)

Mike Oakely

Mike Oakely

Mike Oakley is a seasoned and passionate freelance visual effects artist in Seattle, Wa. He is a true generalist. Animations, material creations, FX, composting, editing, audio are all skills he enjoys working with. In 2013 he won a Emmy for Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role for the episodic "Banshee". His energetic attitude, strong work ethic and creative insight assures projects are completed on time and exceed expectations. He enjoys changing of hats on a project to fill in gaps on a production.