View Full Version : Merging polys in the same place
02-21-2003, 01:56 AM
How can you merge or get rid of polygons that share the exact same points? Like if you have a cube, and in the top view, select each corner and weld. Then you have what looks like 1 polygon but is really 8. How do you make it so there is only 1? Is there a plugin to do this or any other way? Thanks a lot!
02-21-2003, 01:58 AM
m is the hotkey for merge points .
02-21-2003, 02:12 AM
merge points, then unify polygons.
02-21-2003, 11:06 AM
02-21-2003, 01:24 PM
Unify eh? Thanks guys, I'll look at that tonight!
02-22-2003, 10:01 AM
A cube can only have 6 sides not 8 :-)
Merge and Unify and even Merge again won't solve the problem.
You need to Unify and then bring up the Poly stats panel, then select and delete all the 2 pointers.
02-24-2003, 01:20 PM
That was just bad math on my part. :) Unify did exactly what I wanted. Thanks guys! I should have asked here before spending 1 1/2 hours looking for a plugin on flay.
01-14-2006, 10:00 AM
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