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Old 02-12-2005, 08:26 PM   #1
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Wink A load of NooBie QQQ

Ok I have Maya 5 PLE, the one that come with UT2004. I would like to get a full version of Maya, maybe 7 but I donít want to spend an s**t loads of money on it. As Iím using it for personal use is there a low cost version. I have seen a low cost version for students, is there one for NooB like me???

You see in Maya 5 PLE you canít use metal ray. I would like to burn lighting onto models I have created in Maya. Also in the full version of Maya that is the size of the render view. Plus is there a simpler way to unwrap UV maps???

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Old 02-12-2005, 09:30 PM   #2
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Dude MAYA is expensive full stop .

ps for mental ray in PLE get maya 7 ple off alias website and it has it
check ur version first under plugin in manager and tick what i have highlighted. if not there u need a newer version of ple
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Please don't triple-thread.

Anyway -- personally I find Maya UVunwrap easy enough. So long as you convert to UVs you can move around and do whatever you want.

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