When building something in one of the largest platforms to play games called Roblox, you will sometimes have to be more detail on the surface of the object than the simple Parts or the default materials will allow. You are able to insert 2D images into your game and decorate them using Decals.
Then, how to upload the image Roblox? There are several methods that you can use. the simplest one to upload the image is to use the thing called the Game Explorer. The term Game Explorer is known as the panel in the Roblox Studio that is used to manage a lot of shared assets of the game, including places, images, developer products, and many more. If you want to know know how to open the Game Explorer, all that you have to do is to simply click on the View tab and then choose the Game Explorer. Please take a note that your place must be published to Roblox before the Game Explorer will show anything.
What about to add the image? In order to do so, the first thing that you have to do is to right click on Assets in the Game Explorer and choose Add Image. Then, you will be prompted to choose the image file from the computer and to choose the name for your image. The next thing that you have to do is to click Create and your image will be added to the Game Explorer.
If there are a lot of images that you have to be uploaded at once, fortunately, you are able to bulk upload. You are able to do it by choosing Add Multiple Image instead of Add Image. It is after right clicking on Assets. You have to know that if you choose this option, it means that the name of the image will be based on the file names of the file you choose.
Once you have a certain image inserted to Roblox, you are able to include it in your game. As stated before, there is a thing known as Decal. Decal is the term to call one of the best methods to include the 2D image. This kind of thing is the type of object that will cover the whole face of the part with the chosen image. In the end, the image will be scaled automatically to cover the part.
If you want to insert Decal, the easiest way is to use the Toolbox. In order to do so, please be sure that the Tollbox is open. For your information, you can open it from the Home tab or from the View tab. Then, click on the dropdown which is located in the upper left corner and select My Decals. This step will list all of the images you have uploaded. Please click on the image you would like to use. When you hover the mouse over Parts, you will be able to see the image previewed. If you click on the part, the image will be inserted into that part as the Decal.