View Full Version : Basic LW tutes
09-17-2002, 12:12 AM
just bought 2nd hand, no idea, used max 4ish years ago
sorry should be a ? on thread name
09-17-2002, 12:16 AM
Basic Lightwave Tutorials! (http://www.lightwave3d.com/tutorials/index.html)
Oh yeah if anyone hasnt told you yet let me be the first!
READ THE MANUAL! :thumbsup:
09-17-2002, 12:17 AM
no manual, no case, just amongst other stuff, think it's legit though, looks it
09-17-2002, 12:19 AM
Download the PDF manual off the newtek website!
7.0 PDF (http://www.lightwave3d.com/downloads/updates/support/lw7x/lw7manual.pdf)
7.5 PDF (http://www.lightwave3d.com/downloads/updates/support/lw7x/LW75update.pdf)
09-17-2002, 12:20 AM
09-17-2002, 12:58 AM
Pretty easy to tell if it's legit. Did it come with a dongle? You have to transfer ownership too.
Carpe Lightwave....but Et tu legitit Brute????
09-17-2002, 01:05 AM
yup dongle, will find out about ownership transfer, had docs on install, but were corrupt??
09-17-2002, 01:28 AM
You should register the software or upgrading will be a problem...You don't want to spend money on software and have the original owner have it registered to themselves...
09-17-2002, 01:45 AM
Welcome to the LightWave family!
If you are a LightWave newbie, DO NO RELY ON THE MANUALS..They are useless. I don't care what anybody says!...They should just be used for reference. To learn LightWave I suggest this website. Everything I learned about LightWave I learned from here...
And or course check Newtek's site too. William has done an excellent job putting these together but these tutorials are also link in the above site.
I started LW at 5.5 and the manuals were bad, atrocious in 6.0 somewhat better but no that much better in 7.0...When William tackles the manual overhaul, I believe we'll have a better manual.
Tapes from desktop images are great too.
You can always ask me of course. I am passed the newbie stage but not yet an expert. If I don't have the answer I have resources just a mouse click away. It's faster sometimes to ask than it is hunt a manual that doesn't explain a thing, and if it does, it leaves you scratching your heard going..huh?
good luck> Enjoy your LightWave Experience
09-17-2002, 01:57 AM
Thanks heaps for all that
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