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by m.ardito
Tue Nov 05, 2013 2:53 pm
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: Blender wiki PDF manual 2.6x+
Replies: 0
Views: 28147

Blender wiki PDF manual 2.6x+

A few months ago I revamped my old project about converting the whole wiki manual to PDF format (& others) for version 2.6+. Most people seems to prefer http://blenderartists.org forums, so I am posting news/updates there (search 'pdf manual', or my username there) but since I still see activity her...
by m.ardito
Wed Jun 23, 2010 10:10 am
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: updated the wiki pdf manual (2.4x)
Replies: 1
Views: 2153

updated the wiki pdf manual (2.4x)

I've just updated the wiki pdf manual, you can get it freely on http://pdf.letworyinteractive.com/ if you don't know what it is either: - read the about section inside it - search the forum for past announcements please be advised that - it is based on http://wiki.blender.org/index.php/Doc:Manual no...
by m.ardito
Wed Sep 02, 2009 10:55 am
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: How to add points to edges ?
Replies: 6
Views: 21495

Jenifer wrote:instead of extruding from the edge, how to add vertex to an edge ?
hi if i get it well...

1: select the edge
2: press Wkey (specials)
3: press subdivide (you get one more vertex) or
press subdivide multi (and then chooxse how many times)
by m.ardito
Wed Apr 08, 2009 2:02 pm
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: How do you use the Materials?
Replies: 1
Views: 1743

Re: How do you use the Materials?

Kid.Kreador wrote:I am not...t was really helpful. :idea: :idea:
1) don't use bold unless stressing only some words
2) this could help you out: http://wiki.blender.org/index.php/Doc:M ... _Materials

;) M
by m.ardito
Wed Apr 08, 2009 1:56 pm
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: opening project on different comp.
Replies: 1
Views: 1678

Re: opening project on different comp.

i have created a small animation and brought it home to bake and render. the only problem is that my computer wants a disk to run anyway, you could check if output path is set to a "relative" folder (ie: starting with "//", i think) on Scens panel (F10) > Output you could find some hints and help u...
by m.ardito
Wed Apr 08, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: Object orientation?
Replies: 1
Views: 3048

Re: Object orientation?

HI...I'm new to blender My question? When I add the monkey it's always looking up... 1) switch a window to "user preferences" window type. 2) there, switch to the "edit methods" tab 3) on the left, youshould have the "add new objects:>aligned to view" button pressed. 4) depress (disable) it. 5) you...
by m.ardito
Wed Apr 08, 2009 1:40 pm
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: Logo Competition
Replies: 1
Views: 1670

Re: Logo Competition

Does anyone know what this Logo Competition is all about? :? where you read about this? for sure, as release 2.49 is about to come, there's the need for a new "splash" image for the specific release... each one has its own splash image. otherwise it could be, if you read it on blenderartists or oth...
by m.ardito
Tue Mar 10, 2009 9:45 am
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: Who can help me?
Replies: 1
Views: 1830

Re: Who can help me?

I`ve a big problem, I want to create a Diashow with old pics. I`d the idea to begin this video with a opening book like this: http://www.personal-fotoshow.de/themen/erinnerung.html who can help me? I`d never did such things before.... :cry: thx if you never did "such things" before, there's no way ...
by m.ardito
Tue Mar 10, 2009 9:39 am
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: How do i get a objcet to pivot?
Replies: 1
Views: 2034

Re: How do i get a objcet to pivot?

I am making a water simulation and these two doors open ( they swing open ). but my only problem is that they don't pivot on a spot.. it rotates the whole object... :cry: probably you should 1) set the pivot point on your desired rotation axis >>edit mode> set the 3d cursor where you want > F9 > ob...
by m.ardito
Tue Mar 10, 2009 9:33 am
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: Simple extrude and scale problem
Replies: 1
Views: 7436

Re: Simple extrude and scale problem

Hi, I am reading the tutorial Character_Animation:Creating_the_mouth (http://wiki.blender.org/index.php/BSoD/Introduction_to_Character_Animation/Creating_the_mouth) I would very much appreciate any feedback to if I am doing something wrong or if the tutorial has missed a step out. Thank you in adva...
by m.ardito
Fri Feb 13, 2009 10:27 am
Forum: Documentation & Education
Topic: Suggestions on General Documentation Approach
Replies: 4
Views: 2282

Re: Suggestions on General Documentation Approach

I've been trying to figure out how to do some particle stuff and I keep coming across out-of-date documentation and incomplete documentation. Part of the problem, of course, is the speed at which Blender changes. It takes a long time to write good documentation, provide examples, and make screen sh...
by m.ardito
Tue Jan 27, 2009 10:04 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Edit- to objectmode Problem
Replies: 4
Views: 2537

Well.. I'm having a problem with the editmode: Every time I make an adjustment in the editmode it doesn't change anything in objectmode.. hi :) try exactly this: fire up blender, or open a new file (CTRL-X), and in an empty scene add a simple mesh (eg: a cube) then go to editmode select one vertex,...
by m.ardito
Fri Jan 23, 2009 5:55 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Memory and Hardware config question
Replies: 3
Views: 2433

Re: Memory and Hardware config question

Greetings. I'm in the early stages of making a movie with "another" 3D application and have run into memory and performance [...] Is Blender a 64-bit app? I guess what I'm really asking is... Will a Linux/Blender combo take advantage of multiple CPU cores (8 - 16) and 12-24 GIGS of memory? Hi! ther...
by m.ardito
Thu Jan 22, 2009 1:53 pm
Forum: Animation
Topic: Is domino's possible in 2.46 and up?
Replies: 5
Views: 3334

Re: Is domino's possible in 2.46 and up?

-In the few guides I can find on making a domino's animation, it's done in 2.42, where you can click dynamic and rigid body at the same time... But in 2.46 and up...it's in the same popup menu, which only allows one of both to be used... try to set them to rigid body, with bounds convex hull it wor...
by m.ardito
Thu Jan 22, 2009 1:47 pm
Forum: Animation
Topic: Live Action Integration?
Replies: 2
Views: 3070

Re: Live Action Integration?

I am currently working on a live action video but wanted to know if it is possible to use blender to create a 3d model that interacts with my characters on screen? If so how would I do go about doing this? Thank you! :D [/b] well, you could create a character that SEEMS to interact with your live a...