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please help: poles picker disappeared!
show user profile  brab
hey guys!
i'm new here, and new with 3d max. hope someone would know what's wrong.. the problem is this, from some reason my poles picker disapeared. that means that what ever action i wanna make on any object on my scene (scale/ move/ rotate/ etc.), i can't pick the poles (x/y/z) i want it to work on, and must work on all 3 poles at the same time. what should i do?

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2/10/2012 6:25:05 PM (last edit: 2/10/2012 6:33:01 PM)
show user profile  brab
i would have attached a picture to show what's the problem, but i don't find how to do that here..
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2/10/2012 6:35:21 PM (last edit: 2/10/2012 6:35:37 PM)
show user profile  Nik Clark
Press X?



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2/10/2012 6:39:35 PM (last edit: 2/10/2012 6:39:35 PM)
show user profile  herfst1
If it's a uniform scale issue...

Quote Garp:
"Look at the icon for the scale tool, it has a small triangle at its bottom-right corner. Icons like that are fly-outs. If you click and hold on them, other options appear.

Also note that if a hotkey is linked to the action (like R is for scale), hitting it repeatedly cycles through the options. You've hit R a couple of times ;)"
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2/10/2012 6:40:51 PM (last edit: 2/10/2012 6:40:51 PM)
show user profile  Nik Clark
Yup, that sounds more likely, having re-read his description. Apologies for leaping to conclusions!



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2/10/2012 6:46:53 PM (last edit: 2/10/2012 6:46:53 PM)
show user profile  Garp
Having read the post 3 times, I think your answer was correct, Nik.




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2/10/2012 7:01:34 PM (last edit: 2/10/2012 7:01:34 PM)
show user profile  brab
actually Nik, you were right (little bit ashamed to say...:)). it was the X this time.
since i'm quite new with the progrem, sometimes i hit shortcuts buttons i'm not familiar with...
thank you both for your help!
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2/10/2012 7:03:56 PM (last edit: 2/10/2012 7:03:56 PM)
show user profile  Nik Clark
Well, glad we could help. Oh, and welcome to the forum!



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2/10/2012 7:29:52 PM (last edit: 2/10/2012 7:29:52 PM)
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