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Old 21-11-2003, 01:28 PM   #1
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i rigged a character and gave selection handles some bones. Now i'm able to select those handles in my system but when i open the same file in another system though i can see the handles i'm not able to select them. i'm not able to figure out whether it's the problem with maya or the display card or the OS.

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Old 21-11-2003, 05:23 PM   #2
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Its almost sound like you have the handels referenced some how in the new file. Just off the top of my heaad with out seeing a picture.

In the new file make sure you dont have them on a layer in your channel box referenced.

Also try an go display>conponent display>selection handels>enter. This might hide them at first just do it again and they should come back into view.

If not post up a pic so we can see a little better.
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also make sure your selection masks don't have handles masked out.
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i tried all suggestions but still the problem persists .. so i've attached a picture to make my query more clear. As shown in the pic, there are 10 handles(6 along ths spine, 2 2 for ears n 2 more for tail). I'm not able to select these handles. they r not in reference mode since if i select the bone directly, the handle for that also gets selected. But what we intend is for the opposite to happen r8?
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*sigh* doesn't anybody render at 640x480?

660x824? That setting isn't even in Maya?!
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that dosn't look like its rendered Dave .. (ducks) LOL
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