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How to remove parent objects
show user profile  4dzoner
Hi! I inserted an object as parent, but how do I return this thing, and remove this object from the parent?
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2/13/2011 7:35:41 PM (last edit: 2/13/2011 7:35:41 PM)
show user profile  hostage
in some cases the unlink button helps...
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2/13/2011 8:35:34 PM (last edit: 2/13/2011 8:35:34 PM)
show user profile  4dzoner
Yes because I'm trying to use the H key and use the" Select parent" box but haven't find a way yet.
But this way is If I were parented by Select and Link tool. And I use the "Editable poly" properties to parent.
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2/14/2011 5:19:37 PM (last edit: 2/14/2011 11:07:56 PM)
show user profile  4dzoner
In this case...I still without know if has a quickly way to unparent objects.
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2/14/2011 5:20:17 PM (last edit: 2/14/2011 11:08:12 PM)
show user profile  Garp
"And I use the "Editable poly" properties to parent."

Hu? Do you mean 'attach'?




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2/14/2011 5:26:13 PM (last edit: 2/14/2011 5:26:13 PM)
show user profile  mrgrotey





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2/14/2011 6:48:03 PM (last edit: 2/14/2011 6:48:22 PM)
show user profile  4dzoner
My bad Garp ;).


I think a good solution would be the last-minute hostage said. Despite being restricted through use of the tool to "unlink".

Or try this, create a copy of the parent as a new object, after delete him.
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2/14/2011 11:13:34 PM (last edit: 2/14/2011 11:14:34 PM)
show user profile  Pil
I think you are mixing a lot of terms together here.

Go with Garp.
It sounds like you have attached 2 object together using the properties of the first objects "Attach" function.
If that is the case then this is what you should do:

Select your object and instead of selelcting vertice/edge/face you should select by object.
Now click on your child object and the entire child should be selected.
Now scroll dwn in the properties and find/click detach,

In the dialouge box select detach as a new object.


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2/15/2011 10:02:01 AM (last edit: 2/15/2011 10:02:12 AM)
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