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Old 10-04-2011, 11:49 AM   #1
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Hey, im new to maya and im following this tutorial.

Im extruding faces however there's this one part i cant seem to do and its giving me a headache.

each time i choose a face, the edges will be highlighted yellow and so will the nearby faces which are highlighted red. When i select one face and then transform its size, itll affect the whole surrounding areas including the red edged faces and i dont want this to happen

how can i just transform the size of the face that i selected without having the nearby faces transforming along side it?
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Old 10-04-2011, 11:55 AM   #2
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Look into the tool options and you will have soft selection enabled, you can turn it off in the options or hit the b key to toggle it on and off.
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that was a lot of help thank you now i can continue my tutorial
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