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Is there a Max tool similar to Mayas auto unwrap bonus tool?
show user profile  jpedleham
http://area.autodesk.com/blogs/stevenr/unwrap_uvs_tool_update_an_interactive_tool_for_automatically_unwrapping_uvs

The above tool seems useful for max too but autodesk havent made a max version to date.
Im trying to unwrap geometry automatically whilst retaining the proportions between the polygons.
Basically unwrapping and packing by geometry area.

Can anyone recommend something similar?
Jack
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6/24/2015 2:55:56 PM (last edit: 6/24/2015 2:55:56 PM)
show user profile  Nik Clark
That looks like a great tool.



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6/24/2015 3:10:25 PM (last edit: 6/24/2015 3:10:25 PM)
show user profile  jpedleham
I guess there isnt one then. Such a shame. The proportional packing of the UVs would have been awesome!
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6/26/2015 11:40:10 AM (last edit: 6/26/2015 11:40:10 AM)
show user profile  K-tonne
you could try headus uv's or roadkill
roadkill is probably closer

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6/26/2015 4:21:28 PM (last edit: 6/26/2015 4:21:28 PM)
show user profile  digs
the unwrap uvw modifier does exactly what you're asking about. If you have a tree, for example, and split it up per branch etc, relaxing all "islands" at once will scale them proportional to one another, then you can use pack.

I watched the entire 15 minute "auto unwrap tool" video in that link and didn't see anything that max's default tools don't do.
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6/26/2015 6:56:20 PM (last edit: 6/26/2015 7:40:47 PM)
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