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show user profile  Robroy
Hi, *panicking slightly*

Ive been given a sketch up model, and need to import it into Max. I have so far:

Exported the sketchup model as a kmz

Renamed the kmz root to a zip

Attempted to import the resulting dae model

However when I try to import the DAE file, I get this:

Any help would be greatly appreciated,

Rob
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2/9/2009 12:24:43 PM (last edit: 2/9/2009 12:25:52 PM)
show user profile  Robroy
Seriously if anyone knows what to do, I will literally come around your house and have sex with you.

Im really stuck if I cant import this file.

I have the latest FBX plugin, and also one called colladamax 2009 (which i dont know how to initialise?).


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2/9/2009 1:34:20 PM (last edit: 2/9/2009 1:34:20 PM)
show user profile  ugtv.org
No offense Rob, but I'll skip on the sex.

What other export options do you have in Sketch Up? OBJ? 3DS? Try those and see what happens.
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2/9/2009 6:00:17 PM (last edit: 2/9/2009 6:00:17 PM)
show user profile  Robroy
awww i feel so unwanted :(

Ok well the basic version of sketch up is SHIT, and doesnt allow you to export 3DS files...the PRO version however does, so panic over!

ugtv you're the only person to reply so....whats your address?
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2/9/2009 6:03:48 PM (last edit: 2/9/2009 6:03:48 PM)
show user profile  Sypher-5
I remember something aout a ruby script that you can use,... google it :)
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2/9/2009 7:19:06 PM (last edit: 2/9/2009 7:19:06 PM)
show user profile  Boing
don't export edges it'll take ages, create a huge file and give you duplicates of every object in the scene.

go to export>options>untick export edges.
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2/10/2009 5:37:29 AM (last edit: 2/10/2009 5:37:29 AM)
show user profile  Robroy
lol yeah i just noticed that. Oh well, i'll remember that for next time :D
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2/10/2009 1:06:31 PM (last edit: 2/10/2009 1:06:31 PM)
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