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Selection problem in 3D Studio MAX 2008!
show user profile  chrisha
Hi!, I'm modelling a car and I'm having problems selecting edges of the door's mesh: I can select some edges, but some other I can't. I thought it was because they were too small, and I scale it to 700%, but didn't work. I uploaded the .max and an image where I point which edges I can't select:
Here's the link:
http://www.mediafire.com/?zi4r4n3vqq4cbbr

Thanks!
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2/23/2011 7:36:56 PM (last edit: 2/23/2011 7:36:56 PM)
show user profile  K-tonne
merge the object into a new clean file
file> merge> (navigate to the file)edges> puerta> ok
perhaps this could work for you in the future:http://www.maxforums.org/threads/maxscript_project_object_repair_tool/0001.aspx

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2/23/2011 7:52:05 PM (last edit: 2/23/2011 7:52:05 PM)
show user profile  chrisha
Merging didn't work, I still can't select those edges...
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2/23/2011 8:05:38 PM (last edit: 2/23/2011 8:05:38 PM)
show user profile  chrisha
It's not a problem of this particular mesh. I created a cylinder in a new file, converted it to editable poly, and there are some (many) edges I can't select! Will it fix if i re-install 3d Max?
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2/23/2011 8:37:46 PM (last edit: 2/23/2011 8:40:02 PM)
show user profile  krixto
sorry, Ive got a question (Im new in "foums")
I have a spline, and I want to add an object controller (a dummy) to a vertex.
hope someone can help me.

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2/23/2011 9:03:22 PM (last edit: 2/23/2011 9:03:22 PM)
show user profile  chrisha
Solved it! Tried merging again!
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2/23/2011 9:03:46 PM (last edit: 2/23/2011 9:03:46 PM)
show user profile  krixto
merging works

here you are http://www.mediafire.com/?f0rxvuf6hf3w5lj

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2/23/2011 9:17:38 PM (last edit: 2/23/2011 9:17:38 PM)
show user profile  Dave
Whoa... what the hell? I've never seen a mesh that fucked up before.

"I created a cylinder in a new file, converted it to editable poly, and there are some (many) edges I can't select!

I'm almost certain you didn't do this. That mesh seems to "bug out" 3ds max, big style. But if you CLOSE the program, then launch it again. You can create objects normally.

I think what you're doing is just going to File > New, and then creating new objects. This will not help you.

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2/23/2011 9:18:58 PM (last edit: 2/23/2011 9:19:18 PM)
show user profile  chrisha
OK, thanks everybody, it works fine now!
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2/24/2011 8:31:23 PM (last edit: 2/24/2011 8:31:23 PM)
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