Getting Orientation Back

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  04 April 2013
Getting Orientation Back

This is something I've always redone instead of fixing, but anyways...my question is: how do you set the orientation of your rotation or translation back to the objects orientation? Switching between the different modes (local, object, world, etc) does nothing.

Last edited by jibberishballr : 04 April 2013 at 08:05 PM.
 
  04 April 2013
Did you freeze transformations? If so I don't believe you can get back the original orientation.
 
  04 April 2013
move tool settings > set to edge.
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  04 April 2013
yes...i did some research and it seems the only way to fix it is via scripts or some rigging tricks with locators, but combining a mesh messes it up anyways. Best bet is to just do all rotation, translation, scale, before even moving the object into place, and developing that as a habit.
 
  04 April 2013
Originally Posted by stallion151: move tool settings > set to edge.


hmmm...ill try that right now.
 
  04 April 2013
seems to be a pretty good solution...thanks for the tip
 
  04 April 2013
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