Maya Training

Introduction to Hard Surface Modeling

Maya Training

Interiors and Furniture Vol 1 & 2 - Modeling & Cloth

Maya Training

Shading, Lighting and Rendering the Bedroom in MR

Maya Training

Robot volume one - Modeling with animation in mind

Maya Training

Spach-Alspaugh House the complete courseware

Maya Training

Burt The Cartoon Dinosaur Vol 01 - Modeling

New Maya Training

Batman by Jason Edwards
You are here > Home > SimplyMaya Community Forums

Welcome to Simply Maya

Please Sign in or Sign up for an account

Member Login

Lost your password?

Not a member yet? Sign Up!

Old 03-11-2002, 11:37 PM   #1
tvholicjames's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 188
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Unable to pull vertices, edges after delete history


I have been trying to fix this all afternoon and it still remain the same. I used the split polygon tool to make the lips, then I pull the edges and vertices, but with subdivision, my Maya interface gets so slow so I decided to delete history.

After that, I tried to pull the vertices and edges of what I sliced earlier, but I can't. You can see the problem attached.
What should I do?

tvholicjames is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-11-2002, 12:02 AM   #2
Registered User
Kurt's Avatar
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Niagara Falls, Canada
Posts: 5,281
Thanks: 0
Thanked 64 Times in 64 Posts

I would make the model just regular polys and delete the split poly lines you made, while still in poly mode, edit delete buy type history and remake the lines using split poly tool again. Pull out the shape of the mouth in poly mode, do the majority of your pulling and pushing in regular poly mode and when you want to check and modify the shapes with a bit more control than covert into sub-d to pull vertices.

I found working in poly proxy mode is a pain and for some reason causes a lot of glitches like you said slows your computer down and some times the vertices act up.

Hope that helps!!! It has happen to me before and thats how I fixed it.

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination, knowledge is limited, imagination encircles the world. (Albert Einstein)
Kurt is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Strange Problem - Unable to change attributes for multiple objects anthonysw3 Technical Issues 4 04-12-2010 10:56 PM

Thread Tools

A little bit about who we are
Links you might find useful
Catch up with SimplyMaya
SimplyMaya specialises in Maya tutorials. We offer over 1,000 individual Maya training videos, ranging from basic Maya tutorials through to intermediate Maya tutorials. Our tutorials are created by instructors with industry experience and are designed to get you up and running in Maya quickly without making it seem like hard work.

Copyright © 1999-2015 SimplyMaya - vBulletin® Copyright © 2000-2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.