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by Pfaffe
Sun May 14, 2006 10:27 am
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: export problem with 3ds - sketch up importer exists?
Replies: 6
Views: 3422

COLLADA export problem solved as well. I downloaded and installed the 2.4.2 version of python and added the installation directory to the python directory as suggested by http://colladablender.illusoft.com/documentation.html Once this was in place, the exporter works. The original 9MB 3ds file becam...
by Pfaffe
Sun May 14, 2006 9:43 am
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: export problem with 3ds - sketch up importer exists?
Replies: 6
Views: 3422

Ok I finally found a solution for the importing or .3ds files, the issue is discussed in the Pything section of the forums. The fix is to change the following file: C:\Program Files\Blender Foundation\Blender\.blender\scripts\3ds_import.py Look for: except AttributeError: and change it to: except Va...
by Pfaffe
Sun May 14, 2006 9:02 am
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: Smart Menus II
Replies: 4
Views: 3596

Smart Menus II

Many years ago on the Amiga someone implemented a nice feature that would remember which item on the right click menu you last uses and on any submenues as well. When you subsequently open the right click menu that same menu item was placed under the curser the next time. Since the submenus were als...
by Pfaffe
Sun May 14, 2006 8:52 am
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: export problem with 3ds - sketch up importer exists?
Replies: 6
Views: 3422

FWIW: The text in system-info.txt reports: ... User defined dir fpr scripts: <NOTICE> -- not found Data dir "bpydata/" inside user defined dir: <NOTICE> -- not found Default config data "bpydata/config/" dir: C:\Program Files\Blender Foundation\Blender\.blender\scripts\bpydata\config - Modules: all ...
by Pfaffe
Sun May 14, 2006 8:38 am
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: export problem with 3ds - sketch up importer exists?
Replies: 6
Views: 3422

I am having the exact same message when I start up blender (same version). I tried exporting a scene as a collada file and I tried importing a 3ds file neither of which worked. The error I got on the file when importing the .3ds file was: Using Python version 2.4 'import site' failed; use -v for tra...