View Full Version : How to reset XSI to its defaut settings?
09 September 2004, 12:24 AM
I am a XSI newbie and I tend to make a mess. Is there a way to reset the default settings, a command, or a file to delete, like the 3dsmax.ini in 3dsmax?
09 September 2004, 12:35 AM
Good question. I think I screwed something up too, and would like to reset things. For some reason I am unable to open any scene files, even the default xsi samples.
09 September 2004, 01:31 AM
All you should have to do is delete(or rename) the User folder, which is normally found at "C:\users\[USERNAME]\Softimage\XSI_4.0".
This is where any preferences, keymappings, custom layouts, toolbars, custom shaders, etc. etc. will be stored.
09 September 2004, 01:44 AM
If you've made custom layouts, toolbars, etc... that you don't want to remake, you should copy those files (and any associated files, like bitmaps) to a separate directory first. Then copy and paste them into the new user directory structure that XSI will create.
I lost a few layouts that way. :sad:
09 September 2004, 01:58 PM
Thank you this is good to know.
09 September 2004, 09:41 PM
Yes, this is the solution i was looking for. Thank you :thumbsup:
01 January 2006, 09:00 AM
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