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Old 14-11-2010, 08:20 PM   #1
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is it possible to move vertices/edges without changing the actual shape of the mesh. say, if you've done a few 'split polygon' or 'edge loops' and it turns out they're not quite in the right place to deform the mesh as you'd like (ie. edges too close together). can I 'slide' vertices and edges over the surface to the correct location.
i can kinda get the shape i want by dragging the vertices around, but the mesh looks kinda messy.

or is the best policy to get the shape right, then clean up the mesh?
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Old 14-11-2010, 08:53 PM   #2
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Just select the edges you want and use the "Slide edge tool"

I think it's in Mesh> slide edge tool either that or edit mesh, under the polygon menu set
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Old 15-11-2010, 08:01 AM   #3
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you can also slide verts along an edge if you want by holding the c key with the vert selected and move tool, then mmb drag along the edge in question.

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ah got it. just had to remember to select the edge first - as you told me to acid44!!
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