Maya Training

Creating characters In Maya and Zbrush

Maya Training

Creating character renders in Maya 2017 and Arnold

Maya Training

Spach-Alspaugh House the complete courseware
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 21-11-2006, 10:13 PM   #1
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: New-Zealand
Posts: 21
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default extrude tool help

Hey guys

I'm new to Maya and I've run in2o an issue with the extude tool. I've selected a polygon face that I want to be extruded out, but after extruding it, I've noticed that the new vertices aren't wielded to the orignal polygon face and I happen 2 spend alot of tyme going back and merging the vertices------arggggghhhh

Has any1 come across this b4????

matthing is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 22-11-2006, 07:47 AM   #2
Registered User
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: NY
Posts: 208
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

I'm thinking you don't have the 'Keep Faces Together' option turned on, but I could be wrong. If you click on 'Polygons' in the Modeling Menu set, then click on 'Tool Options', you will see an option for 'Keep Faces Together'. If there is no check by it, click it, and then try to extrude to see what happens. Hope this works for you.
Eric Tacti
3D Artist
erictacti is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Extrude Manipulator does not appear Celebrus Technical Issues 11 15-10-2013 09:37 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 © 1999-2017 SimplyMaya - vBulletin® Copyright © 2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.