View Full Version : MDD Global/all refresh!?

07 July 2005, 12:24 PM
I have a ton of mdd files loaded via MDplug on lots of objects and I have to go to each object and reload the mdplug to update the animation.

Is there a way for a global refresh/ reload on all of the plugins that is externally linked?

07 July 2005, 12:30 PM
simple cheat would be to rename the file to the same name as teh old MDD and reload scene. It would go look in same place and load new file :)

07 July 2005, 02:45 PM

I have 20 objects that all have mdd plugin (say I using Syflex in maya and got the deformation out via mdd). Now I need ti refresh the deformation data in LW.

Now I could relaod the scene but what if it takes 5 minutes to load a scene.

What I have to do is got to each object , open the MDplug and click ok.
Thats tedious.

and unnecessarily repetitive.

Now a global reload/refresh would be great or mdplug just uses the sata on the harddrive rather than whats caches in memory.

Pointoven pro does this .. however I am broke and i need this on every computer I use.

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