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Help with custom attributes
show user profile  griffinanimator
Hi all,
I am working in Max 2012 and would like to script the addition of an attribute holder to an object. When I manually create an attribute holder I get some feedback in the listener that shows the code for adding the holder based on selection, but that is not what I really want.

modPanel.addModToSelection (EmptyModifier ()) ui:on

After I create the holder, I want to add some custom attributes for foot roll and such. The listener gives me no clues on this one, but I did find some code that hints at how I might go about it.

weaponDataCA = attributes weaponData
(
parameters main rollout:params
(
hitPoints type:#float ui:hits default:10
cost type:#float ui:cost default:100
sound type:#string
)

rollout params "Weapon Parameters"
(
spinner hits "Hit Points" type:#float
spinner cost "Cost" type:#float
dropdownlist sound_dd "Sound" items:#("boom", "sparkle", "zap", "fizzle")

on sound_dd selected i do sound = sound_dd.items[i]
)
)


This does not seem to do the trick though. Can anyone give me some hints. :)

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1/6/2012 6:46:25 PM (last edit: 1/6/2012 6:46:25 PM)
show user profile  herfst1
Watch this series:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b22NQ3CYAcw&feature=related

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1/6/2012 10:09:12 PM (last edit: 1/6/2012 10:09:12 PM)
show user profile  griffinanimator
Thanks for the link. I will give the videos a look.
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1/11/2012 11:27:30 PM (last edit: 1/11/2012 11:27:30 PM)
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