How would I allow a player to walk around inside water without being affected by it

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  1. What do you want to achieve? Keep it simple and clear!
    I would like to make a system where I can disable swimming in water. For example, the ability to walk around in an underwater vehicle.

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    I am not sure what I can do to make this happen. I know that the game sharkbite has done this successfully so I know that it is possible.

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    I have tried setting up a collision group which makes players not collide with terrain. However this results in players just swimming along the seabed without being able to jump.

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Localscript in starterplayer scripts

local plr = game.Players.LocalPlayer
local char = plr.Character() or plr.CharacterAdded:Wait()
local hum = char:WaitForChild("Humanoid")
hum:SetStateEnabled(Enum.HumanoidStateType.Swimming, false)


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Thanks, I’ll try it your suggestion.

Here is my current code

  local Debounce = false

    	if Debounce == false then
    		Debounce = true
    		if script.Parent.Parent:FindFirstChild("Humanoid") ~= nil then
    			if script.Parent.Parent.HumanoidRootPart.CollisionGroupId == 0 then
    				for i, part in pairs(script.Parent.Parent:GetChildren()) do
    					if part:IsA("BasePart") then
    						part.CollisionGroupId = 2
    						script.Parent.Parent.Humanoid:SetStateEnabled(Enum.HumanoidStateType.Swimming, false)
    				for i, part in pairs(script.Parent.Parent:GetChildren()) do
    					if part:IsA("BasePart") then
    						part.CollisionGroupId = 0
    		Debounce = false

I found a post where someone else tried this to make their submarine. This method doesn’t seem to work, any other ideas?

Sorry for the necro post, but
the solution of
hum:SetStateEnabled(Enum.HumanoidStateType.Swimming, false)
does work, its just that you need to set it on both the client and the server.