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08 August 2004, 09:38 AM
Is it possible to exclude the "maya background" from the reflections?

The problem is that the background color (camera editor/environment) affects my shader, but I don't want this.

08 August 2004, 10:45 AM
Yes it's possible, you need to add a line to your Maya.env file. (weird I know)

1. Open the maya.env file found in your "C:\Documents and
Settings\username\My Documents\maya" folder. (If the file doesn't exist create it with Notepad and save it as Maya.env)
2. Add this line:


3. Save the file then restart Maya.


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