CGTalk > Software Specific Forums > Autodesk 3ds max
To minimize the ads you see on this page create a CGTalk account and log in HERE
Thread Closed share thread « Previous Thread | Next Thread »  
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-15-2013, 11:59 AM   #1
zwicker122
New Member
portfolio
Ryan Zwicker
Multimedia Developer
Glen Haven, Canada
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 22
Selection problem in 3DSmax

Hi there,

So i show up to work today and my copy of 3DS max is only allowing me to select things (Faces / Edges) at intersecting points. I can't select a single edge or face. I can only select them a the intersecting points which end up selecting all the connecting edges / faces. It wasn't causing this issue on Friday when i left so it has me perplexed a little. Is there a selection modify button somewhere i might have hot key'd on by mistake?
 
Old 04-15-2013, 12:31 PM   #2
robinb
Expert
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 2,904
Yes, there's a Select By Vertex option in the editable poly/mesh command panel. Just under the selection sub object mode buttons. Maybe there's a hotkey to activate it that you hit by mistake.

Although it's not global so should only be active on the current object.
 
Old 04-17-2013, 02:29 AM   #3
zwicker122
New Member
portfolio
Ryan Zwicker
Multimedia Developer
Glen Haven, Canada
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 22
Hey robinb,

That was it. Thanks for the help. Where it's located i'm guessing it was just a button miss when jumping back and forth from edge to vertex. Thanks again. Greatly appreciated.
 
Old 04-17-2013, 02:29 AM   #4
CGTalk Moderation
Lord of the posts
CGTalk Forum Leader
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Posts: 1,066,481
Thread automatically closed

This thread has been automatically closed as it remained inactive for 12 months. If you wish to continue the discussion, please create a new thread in the appropriate forum.
__________________
CGTalk Policy/Legalities
Note that as CGTalk Members, you agree to the terms and conditions of using this website.
 
Thread Closed share thread


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
CGSociety
Society of Digital Artists
www.cgsociety.org

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright 2000 - 2006,
Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Minimize Ads
Forum Jump
Miscellaneous

All times are GMT. The time now is 06:38 PM.


Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.