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
Loading

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 15-05-2008, 06:04 AM   #1
sonofsmallface
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 3
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Disco Polygons (help)

Hi there, I have a bit of a strange one, I'm sure it's something that needs ticking or unticking in the preferences. When working in maya all of the objects just appear a random solid color, and if I deselect it it changes color, then if I select it again, it changes color again. It makes it really difficult to work because the objects display no shading so if you're working close to something you lose all sense of depth.
I've got it set to smooth shade all in the shading bit in the display window. Any ideas?
sonofsmallface is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 15-05-2008, 07:45 AM   #2
jsprogg
Lifetime Member
 
jsprogg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Chicago
Posts: 1,706
Thanks: 0
Thanked 85 Times in 77 Posts
Default

If it is changing colour randomly then it sounds very much like it's a graphics card driver issue, what graphics card are you using ?
__________________


2 x Modeling Challenge Winner
jsprogg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 15-05-2008, 07:48 AM   #3
sonofsmallface
Registered User
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 3
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

uh... Intel GMA 950...? I think. I'm not too hot on what's what in the way of hardware.
sonofsmallface is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Getting angolare and round polygons together? Red_Roxxor Modeling 19 04-02-2011 03:50 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 © 1999-2017 SimplyMaya - vBulletin® Copyright © 2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.