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Old 28-11-2002, 09:44 AM   #1
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hello,

How do you customize maya for exemple to add a mirror_x, mirror_y and mirror_z script in the contextual menu (when you click the right mousebutton ), which is very, very handy...

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See the documentation on creating Marking Menus. It's covered in the Essentials book. Basically you will want to create mel script for the actions. You do this by doing a mirror x for example, then copying that part of the script editor. Then you can access it for making your own Marking Menu

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instructions:

for example for creating a shortcut for -x mirror funtion,

open the script editor, and then type
"waitCursor -state on; polyMirror -1 0 0 on; waitCursor -state off;"(without the quotation<"> marks)
and then highlight the script(above) and then with your middle mouse button drag it to the shelf...now you will se a new icon with "MEL" in the shelf...

how i got the script is pretty simply, i create an object and then i perform the function then i go to the script editor then i see the last function then i copy it... hope it helps...

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