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Learning Unity 2D Game Development by Example by Venita Pereira

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Unity Editor interface

We are now going to familiarize ourselves with the Unity Editor interface so that we know our way around Unity.

The main editor window is made up of Views. Views are all the tabbed windows that you see, namely:

  • Toolbar
  • Scene
  • Game
  • Project Browser
  • Hierarchy
  • Inspector
  • Other Views that are not shown by default

We can see the main editor with all of its Views, which were just mentioned, in the following screenshot:

Unity Editor interface

Toolbar

At the very top of the editor interface, we have all the controls.

The Transform tools are used with Scene View to drag the camera, move the position of objects, and rotate and scale objects in the scene respectively, as ...

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