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  01 January 2013
Question Xref ?


I use 3dsmax 2011 64bit.

I save a teapot and xref that teapot into a new file.
When ever I change the position of the teapot in the source file... and update the Xref... it stays at the same position ?????

Why is this ?
The teapot should move when ever I change the position in the source file....

I tried this with XRef Objects... and the object doesn't change it's position.

I tried with Xref Scene and it works.... unfortunately I want to change and control the shader in my master file... but that doesn't work with Xref Scene file, right ?

I couldn't pull the shader information when using XRef Scene file...

So how the heck can I use the Xref feature ?

If a geometry changes position I want to have that change in my master file.. and of course, I want to pull the shader as well.

thx for any help !

Last edited by michaelaaut : 01 January 2013 at 01:29 AM.
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