The HyperGraph in Autodesk Maya

Used to view and organize scenes much like the outliner

  • To access click Windows > General Editors > HyperGraph: Hierarchy (or HyperGraph: Connections)
  • HyperGraph Hierarchy:

– Displays the hierarchy in a more visual way, order is left to right (As apposed to the top to bottom in the outliner)

– To move around use the same controls as the 2D viewport (Pan and Zoom)

– Several view options in the top menu

  • HyperGraph Connections:

– Shows the connections between objects in the scene