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 16-03-2011, 06:37 PM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 7
Thanks: 2
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Default whats this menu called how do i get it XD

hi guys, im watching some rigging videos and he has this menu open on the left (to the right of the tools), it looks to me like the hierarchy editor :/ but im not sure, thanks in advance!

Attached Thumbnails
mattcscz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-03-2011, 06:39 PM   #2
Registered User
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 7
Thanks: 2
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts

ahh i belive its the outliner?
mattcscz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-03-2011, 07:12 PM   #3
SM Site Programmer
David's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2002
Posts: 2,981
Thanks: 49
Thanked 385 Times in 300 Posts

it is the outliner.

Worst Response To A Crisis:
From a readers' Q and A column in TV GUIDE: "If we get involved in a nuclear war, would the electromagnetic pulses from exploding bombs damage my videotapes?"
David is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-03-2011, 08:20 PM   #4
Chirone's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: NZ
Posts: 3,124
Thanks: 11
Thanked 147 Times in 143 Posts

to get that particular view you can click on the icon on the left there that looks like the outliner and perspective view combo

you can also bring it up from the menu at the top somewhere under Window I think.
I've a hotkey assigned to it, alt+ctrl+o, can't remember if i did it myself or if its default...

that's a "Ch" pronounced as a "K"

Computer skills I should have:
Objective C, C#, Java, MEL. Python, C++, XML, JavaScript, XSLT, HTML, SQL, CSS, FXScript, Clips, SOAR, ActionScript, OpenGL, DirectX
Maya, XSI, Photoshop, AfterEffects, Motion, Illustrator, Flash, Swift3D
Chirone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-03-2011, 08:41 PM   #5
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Toronto
Posts: 3,366
Thanks: 74
Thanked 709 Times in 642 Posts

You did that yourself... I've got Ctrl+Shift+o... obviously the superior choice.
If you ever need to find something, there's an option under the help menu called "find menu" I think which allows you to search for stuff. Obviously you'll need to know some part of what you're looking for, but if you search outliner, you should get to the right spot.
stwert is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help Polygon menu Ownejj Technical Issues 1 12-01-2011 03:36 AM

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.