View Full Version : true polycount in edit poly?

09 September 2003, 08:40 PM
I saw a maxscript somewhere but now can not find it.

It showed how many triangles were in an editable poly. Very useful for game modelling since the standard counters show polycount and not triangles.


09 September 2003, 11:58 PM
Here's a quick script to count faces on a single selected poly.


Keith Morrison

Where do you work? A good game in the pipeline?

09 September 2003, 05:27 AM
cool, I will try that out tonight.

I am at Harmonix. We make PS2 games like Amplitude, Frequency and the new Konami-published game Karaoke Revolution (like Dance Dance Revolution...but with singing).

We have some red character based games in the works...I cant wait for folks to see them.

09 September 2003, 06:24 AM
cool, that seems to work great.

Is there any way to make it do a constant update, so that I only need to launch it once? like the Max Polycounter?


09 September 2003, 06:14 PM

I made one that sits's on the interface. Please backup the file it replaces.

09 September 2003, 07:51 AM

That is exactly what I was looking for. Is this script up at

If not, you should let them know. I have seen lots of inquiries on this forum for a counter like this.

Thanks again.

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