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My undo button is faded can't undo
show user profile  Radomized
How do I fix this? I saved trying to see what would happen if I did that and it didn't work.
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8/30/2009 11:27:10 AM (last edit: 8/30/2009 11:27:10 AM)
show user profile  parkerfamily
this means you've run out of undo. max only remembers your actions a certain distance back, so you can't undo past that. i believe it's either capped at about 30, or it's based on the ram you have.
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8/30/2009 11:44:15 AM (last edit: 8/30/2009 11:44:15 AM)
show user profile  Joey Parker Jr.
If you saved it then there's nothing to undo.
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8/30/2009 11:58:03 AM (last edit: 8/30/2009 11:58:03 AM)
show user profile  Radomized
I tried to select things then try undo it is still faded. I also tried to make an object then deleted it and the undo button is still faded.
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8/30/2009 12:35:52 PM (last edit: 8/30/2009 12:44:43 PM)
show user profile  bennGmann
im pretty sure ive had this before too (in max 2009)

even if i made other changes to objects i couldnt undo them, so i quit and reopened, then i was able to undo things again =S
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8/30/2009 1:28:52 PM (last edit: 8/30/2009 1:28:52 PM)
show user profile  LoyHogg
Preferences > General > Scene Undo.

See if it's on zero maybe?
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8/30/2009 1:59:17 PM (last edit: 8/30/2009 1:59:17 PM)
show user profile  Joey Parker Jr.
I could not set my undo to zero (it would only go to one) and I could not get it to grey out no matter what I tried.
Did you try restarting like bennGmann suggested?
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8/30/2009 2:23:41 PM (last edit: 8/30/2009 2:23:41 PM)
show user profile  mattymoose
theres a bug in version 9 and higher that randomly disables undo until you close & reopen the program. They released a patch within the past months, but it doesn't fix it 100%.

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8/30/2009 2:32:17 PM (last edit: 8/30/2009 2:32:17 PM)
show user profile  Radomized
What bennGmann said worked! Thanks so much. I should of thought of that but didn't want to do anything until I knew what was going on. I got 3ds max 2010 but it is the trial version. BennGmann thats exactly what happened to me. I was shocked I mean it took me a few hours to do. All I have to say is god they need to change somethings.
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8/30/2009 5:06:21 PM (last edit: 8/30/2009 5:17:55 PM)
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