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Old 04-02-2004, 11:24 PM   #1
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Default Help with polys

I am trying to make a person. My fisrt one And i am starting with a square and i will smooth it all later but when i extruded his arms and smothed it to see how it would look it smoothed each face on the arms how can i make it not do this.

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Old 05-02-2004, 12:00 AM   #2
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not sure what u really mean,,,,
but if u do an exponential smooth, in the option box uncheck keep geometry borders, it might get rid of those spike at the end of your arms there. and also, after u smooth ur mesh, u can adjust the "smoothness" by adjusting the continuity tab in the newly created polySmoothFace1 node.
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Old 05-02-2004, 12:28 AM   #3
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It looks like the problem your having comes from extruding though’s faces with the Keep Faces Together option termed off. Either that or there was a vertix you didn't pull out with it.

I would try re-Extruding them if you can go back to that point with undo's. If not, it would help clear that up to see the mesh un-smoothed.

before you re-extrude .. check to make sure there is a check mark next to this option.

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Polygons > Tool Options >
and the Keep Faces Together, should have a check beside it.
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It's hard to tell but make sure under Polygons/tool options that keep new faces together is selected. I think your faces seperated when extruding.

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