View Full Version : Sliders Help

02-26-2010, 05:30 AM
Slider works fine with one character, but when I add another character to the scene the sliders for one character effect both character Rigs at the same time. Can anyone please help?

02-26-2010, 07:46 AM
check the item names, of the effected objects. if they are the same, try changing one of them. Lightwave can't tell the difference between 2 objects with the same name.

02-26-2010, 12:23 PM
Sometimes an easy way to do that is to load the scene file into a text editor and change/append the names that way.
You might have to be careful about the name change and LW expressions. Relativities expressions are generally more robust/forgiving.
You might also consider animating the fingers via selection sets rather then slider controls. You can easily create selection sets for different groups of fingers and the rotations are additive. ;)

02-27-2010, 02:36 PM
Thank you for your reply Larry, but I don't know how to load a scene file into a text editor? Guess I have homework to do :)

02-27-2010, 06:21 PM
Scene files are just text files.
You can edit them in a text editor so doing
things like search/replace is pretty easy. :)