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young_927
09-05-2004, 05:02 AM
Hello all,

I got Exp XSI 4 book, and you have to download the files on www.courseptr.com (http://www.courseptr.com) in order to follow up the tutorials.. It seems like there are lot of files missing on the website, anyone else have this problem??? its a really good book, but lot of files don't match with what the book is saying...


thanks!

Signal2Noise
09-05-2004, 05:34 AM
I thought about ordering this book. Until I saw it in a local bookstore and thumbed through it. I wasn't intrigued at all, especially considering the price of it. Besides, a lot of the tutorials in the book are geared towards users with XSI Advanced which I don't have. I'll stick with the DVDs that came with XSI and hopefully more books will get published as Softimage gains in popularity. This is one aspect where Softimage is definitely lacking: 3rd party books.

Sorry to hear about the missing tutorials. More than likely you will need to send an email to the publisher of the book. There's probably contact info available in the book or on their website:

http://www.courseptr.com/ptr_customerService.cfm

young_927
09-06-2004, 02:02 AM
yeah,, i just wrote them an email.. I mean the book is pretty good, best i have seen on xsi,, goes over pretty well modeling and uv editor, and rendering...just the files are missing or named wrong from the book... your write about the lack of books in xsi~ Hopefully some people would post more fully step by step tutorials or more books would be awesome~
still lost on render tree :P

kawallo
09-06-2004, 12:17 PM
Let us know the answer to your e-mail.
I've ordered that book three days ago...:wise:

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