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Edit knobs on the fly
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Fix broken working files
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Store, retrieve and execute Python, TCL and Nuke nodes commands
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Edit knobs on the fly

smartEdit lets you edit knobs on the fly without the need to navigate to Nuke's properties bin. You can leave your mouse cursor in your node graph and quickly update knobs. You can set up knobs to show up for each node class and speed up editing knobs that are often updated.

Execute quickscripts for all node classes

smartEdit offers functionality to execute any Python code for a selected node. These codes can be shared among your team and everybody can access quick helpers that speed up your daily work.

Customize knob mappings

All knob mappings can be customized to your needs and you can add new custom knob mappings as required.


• 100% free
• Edit knobs on the fly
• Set quickknobs for single nodes and node classes
• Execute quickscripts for all node classes
• Share quickscripts with your team
• Customize knob mappings

Rescue broken working files

smartRescue lets you repair working files that won't open anymore. It offers several so called steps that run over your working files to update them so that you should hopefully soon be back working in your files.

Launch in Nuke and standalone

smartRescue can be run in Nuke and as a standalone application. We also provide baked executables that you just double click to launch.

Free tool

Enjoy smartRescue completely for free. You're welcome.


• 100% free
• Rescue broken working files
• Get information about yourt files
• Run standalone and in Nuke
• Easily write your own rescue steps

Store, retrieve and execute Python, TCL and Nuke nodes commands

smartScripter provides functionality to quickly store, retrieve and execute python code, tcl code and Nuke node snippets. These can be stored as commands inside smartScripter and are shareable among artists. As smartScripter lets you quickly jump between different scripts, it can speed up your daily work, even if you are just working on your own.

Collaboration made simple

smartScritpter allows to use a shared pool of stacks. This makes collaborating among artists powerful. Your team can work on one large stack collection. Or just work on your own - you decide.


• 100% free
• Store, retrieve and execute any commands
• Supports Python, TCL and Nuke nodes commands
• Easily collaborate among artists
• Keep track of your favorite toolsets

Manage all your cragl tools - directly inside NUKE

connect is a free tool that lets you manage all of your cragl tools directly inside NUKE. connect offers a window which shows all available cragl tools - directly inside NUKE. You can browse tools, get direct connection to purchasing them and getting more information.

install and update tools

You use connect to install and update all of your purchased cragl tools. Installing them can't be simpler – Just enter your instal code that was sent to you by email when you purchased one of our product. The purchased tool will be downloaded and installed automatically for you. Connect lets you install trial versions of all cragl product.


• Install and manage all of your cragl tools
• Install all trial versions
• Update tools
• Check for tools news
• Link for more information and purchase
• All actions take place directly inside NUKE