XM Magdalena 3D print, GGeorgy (3D)
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01-31-2006, 03:16 AM
i'm having troubles finding what this icon means? i'm guessing it means that this parameter is connected some something, but i can't figure out how to find out what its connected to or how to kill the connection. any help would be greatly appreciated.


01-31-2006, 03:55 AM
I'm use version 4

your xsi version 5 or 4.2...sorry I don't know..

01-31-2006, 06:05 AM
See the XSI documentation under "General Tools for Animation" - "The Animation Icon":

"Red or green with a plug and a plus sign: the parameter is driven by an action clip as well as a function curve, expression, constraint, or scripted operator at the same time."

You should be able to see what's driving it in the schematic view, for example. You can also sever the connection there.


01-31-2006, 09:50 AM
sweet, thanks! i looked in the schematic view and the only connection showing up was to a completely unrelated object. if its connected to an action, it should show up in the mixer right? we've been having a lot of wierd things going on in xsi lately, so i'm not sure if this is one of those wierd circumstances when things are acting wierd or if i'm just looking in the wrong place.

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