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Old 03-19-2013, 04:11 PM   #1
Stuart Rain
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3DS Max dummy object invisible

Hey guys,

I'm working with a rigged dinosaur that has dummy objects as controllers, I did a lot of work altering the materials but now I've come to animate the dummy objects have disappeared. They are still visible in the select from scene box and when I select them from there they work as expected but I cannot see them in the viewport =S

Any ideas?

Thanks =)
Old 03-19-2013, 04:23 PM   #2
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Check the display tab up near the modifier panel and make sure you have Helpers unchecked.

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Old 03-19-2013, 05:26 PM   #3
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Are they on a Hidden layer?
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Old 03-19-2013, 06:54 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by JohnnyRandom

Are they on a Hidden layer?
^^^^^ always the case for me.
Old 03-20-2013, 09:42 AM   #5
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Thanks guys, turns out it was a hidden in the display properties bitty =)
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