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05-04-2011, 10:24 AM   #1
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how do i snap align rotation
I want to snap the rotation of a mesh (screw head)
to match perfectly with a selected face on another mesh
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05-04-2011, 08:20 PM   #2
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On windows maya with the rotation tool active press the "insert" key then move the actuator to were you want it to rotate then press the "insert" key again, done..........dave
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06-04-2011, 02:01 AM   #3
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i'll give that a try thanks, another solution i found was
Modify > Snap Together Tool
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