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Old 11-05-2007, 10:34 PM   #1
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Default Error: line 1: Can't ungroup leaf-level transforms


does anybody know how i can fix this problem
it seems that if i want to import .ai files from illustrator into maya i get this error

pv_performAction "C:/Documents and Settings/psql/Bureaublad/testimages/" "Best Guess";
file -import -type "Adobe(R) Illustrator(R)" -rpr "face" "C:/Documents and Settings/psql/Bureaublad/testimages/";
ungroup transform16;
// Error: line 1: Can't ungroup leaf-level transforms //
// Result: C:/Documents and Settings/psql/Bureaublad/testimages/ //
// Result: 1 //

How come does anyone have an idea on this one

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Old 12-05-2007, 04:50 PM   #2
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I found the following instructions (at

"Import into Maya

Use the following as a guide to import your Illustrator files into Maya:

In Maya, use meters (depending on your project, this may change).
Select “Import Options” and choose Illustrator as the file type.
Use this magic number as a scale factor -- 25401.9"

Hope this helps
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Old 19-05-2007, 10:56 PM   #3
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When saving as an Illustrator file, save it as a version 10 file.
Uncheck all options there are.
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