View Full Version : weird error

05-06-2004, 08:36 PM
I am trying to save my model/object and I am getting this message “Discovery Edition allows only 400 points in any layer”. What is this about? I am fully registered, running 7.5. My dongle is in. I cannot save my model I have been working on all day please help.

05-06-2004, 11:34 PM
Did you put the dongle in after you started LightWave? Once it's running in "Discovery" mode you have to quit and re-start. Split the object into layers (with each layer having no more than 400 points) and you should be able to save it out...

05-07-2004, 07:42 AM
yeah I think I did. But how do I split my object. And further more how would I put it back together?

05-07-2004, 09:49 AM
please help. I cannot turn off my cpu till I figure this out...and I am pretty n00bish. Took me a long time to get my model right and I dont want to lose it. :(

05-07-2004, 06:56 PM
Select a whole pile of polys, making sure that their included points total less than 400.

Now hit the x key.
Select a blank layer.
Hit the v key.
Repeat until you've got them all split up.

Then save.
Then breathe.