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Ultimate Guide on
nested prefab workflows
in Unity 2018.3

Written by Max Plooi
Creator of Nested Prefabs for Unity

Learn how to get the most out of nested prefabs in Unity.
Build faster and better with advanced workflows and get a head start.

Nested Prefabs for Unity 5, 2017, and 2018

Nest prefabs in earlier versions of Unity with an additional plugin. And migrate to Unity 2018.3 at any time in the future.

Migrate your project to Unity 2018.3 nested prefabs

Now that Unity 2018.3 is out of beta and supports nested prefabs, some of you who are using our Nested Prefabs want to upgrade your project to the latest version of Unity. To help you with this we have created a migration script that will convert all nested prefabs in

Nested Prefabs source code released

We are happy to announce that the source code for Nested Prefabs has been released and is available on Bitbucket! Now, you are able to modify the Nested Prefabs plugin to fit specific needs for your project. Over the past few months, we have received numerous requests to access the

Automatically create prefabs from models on import

Everyone needs to use models in Unity. Though, in many cases, using a model directly in the scene is not practical. If you want to make a modification to the model then you won't be able to save that modification and you will have to manually copy that modification to