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Restart Unreal Editor

Ares9323 - Code Plugins - Apr 10, 2022

Utility to restart the Unreal Editor with a click or with a keyboard shortcut

  • Supported Platforms
  • Supported Engine Versions
    4.26 - 4.27, 5.0 - 5.4
  • Download Type
    Engine Plugin
    This product contains a code plugin, complete with pre-built binaries and all its source code that integrates with Unreal Engine, which can be installed to an engine version of your choice then enabled on a per-project basis.

Utility to restart the Unreal Editor with a click or with a keyboard shortcut (The default shortcut is CTRL+SHIFT+R but you can change it in Editor Settings).


If you need more advanced features or you just want to support the development, please consider buying AdvancedRestartEditor, it will also allow a forced restart (without the save edits prompt) and will check if a project is already running when you open it.


For the documentation, more info, feedbacks or anything else, feel free to open an issue on GitHub


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Technical Details

Features: (Please include a full, comprehensive list of the features of the product)

  •  Restart the editor with one click
  •  If there are pending edits to unsaved project files the classic popup will prompt you to save

Code Modules: (Please include a full list of each Plugin module and their module type (Runtime, Editor etc.))

  •  RestartEditor [Editor]


Number of Blueprints: 0

Number of C++ Classes: 3

Supported Development Platforms: Win64, Win32, Mac, Linux

Supported Target Build Platforms: N/A