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Old 30-09-2009, 01:35 PM   #1
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I have a quick question about face selection. In this tutorial I see the guy selecting faces, by dragging a box over blue dots in the middle of the faces. but when I right click the object -> Faces I get a diffrent way of selecting them. How do I get the blue dot method to work?

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Old 30-09-2009, 01:50 PM   #2
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go to the preferences, there is something in there under selection i guess. don't have maya open to check.
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Old 30-09-2009, 01:58 PM   #3
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Yeah, it is in preferences, in the selection section, check "select faces with" to "center".
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