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Old 02 February 2013   #1
Question [Solved] Layer recording darkens tool

After creating a layer and clicking record, my tool becomes darker. Anything I do on that layer seems to show properly. However, if I stop recording, the whole mesh still looks dark (including the strokes). Only undoing to before the record seems to make things all bright and shiny again. I'm assuming the darkening is intentional, for highlighting, but the permanent result is odd. What's the cause, and how can I prevent the darkening entirely? I find it easier to work without this highlighting, anyway.

Before and after clicking record and adding some random strokes:

Last edited by OhiraKyou : 02 February 2013 at 06:47 AM.
 
Old 02 February 2013   #2
tool>subtool
it looks like you have 2 of the same objects
 
Old 02 February 2013   #3
There is only one subtool: the model. And, when I click record, it now turns everything completely black. It didn't do that before.
 
Old 02 February 2013   #4
you either masked it or check your color palette that may not be pure white,
in other words your zadd sculpting with a dark color,
in tool>subtool look for the little paint brush icon and UN check it.
upload the ZPR Threw File save as =ZPR
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Last edited by informerman : 02 February 2013 at 05:34 AM.
 
Old 02 February 2013   #5
Nothing was masked, the color was white, the material was the default, and the brush icon was off. However, what solved it just now was to do a quick color > fill object with material and color painting off. It fixed it so hard that after saving and reopening the project to test it out, undoing to before I filled doesn't bring the problem back; it's as if it never happened. I should note, however, that this only worked when filling before clicking record and turning everything black (I did some testing before committing the change).

So, it would seem that all is well now. Thanks for the suggestions.
 
Old 02 February 2013   #6
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