Edit a material

It is possible to edit a material from the user material database by updating its properties.

Editing a material consists of opening the same dialog boxes which were used for the creation, but the fields are already filled with properties which can be modified.

Two ways are possible to edit a material. They are described below.

How to edit a material to update properties?
1 Dedicated dialog box allows updating all the physical properties of the considered material.
2 In any case, one must select the name of the material properties which has to be modified.
3 The first way to edit a material consists of using the right mouse button to get the corresponding menu and clicking on the function Edit.
4 The second way to edit a material consists of clicking on the Edit button in the area where several functions are located at the bottom part of the user material database to manage the materials.