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    That did it. Thanks!

    That did it. Thanks!
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    Duplicate polys

    So, I effed up royally. I accidentally pasted the same polys into a model twice and then merged all of the points. This means I have identical polys occupying the same space with their points welded...
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    I don't have any choice, since this is what the...

    I don't have any choice, since this is what the other supplier (via the client) is asking for. What "special software" are you talking about?
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    Export lightwave to step, iges

    I created a virtual product prototype for a presentation and now the manufacturer wants to go directly from my model to production. They're asking for "step iges" files. Anyone know how this is done?...
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    A more likely scenario for me would be me as...

    A more likely scenario for me would be me as Supplier A for a client creates work that is to be picked up by Supplier B for further development. If Suppliers B, C, and D all say this guy is a pain in...
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    Did you seriously post this comment with your...

    Did you seriously post this comment with your name and the name of your company attached?
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    Wow. I hadn't looked at this thread in a couple...

    Wow. I hadn't looked at this thread in a couple of days.

    1) I wanted LW2015 because the installer for the version I have wouldn't work on my new computer. Newtek has since provided me with an...
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    Getting 2015 was a flat "No" and I've never used...

    Getting 2015 was a flat "No" and I've never used nodes. I'm not opposed in principle to learning new stuff but I'm in the middle of a series of illustrations that all have to match. I'm also not...
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    I thought I was the only one who felt that way....

    I thought I was the only one who felt that way. For me it puts me in a situation where I need to learn a bunch of new stuff in order to keep using what I have now.

    I also have to say that when I...
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    Upgrade to 2015

    Anybody know how I can upgrade from my ancient copy of Lightwave to LW2015? I only see links on the site for LW2019, which I don't want. I called the sales number and was put on eternal hold.
  11. Lightwave 11.6.3 mac compatibility

    Just got a new mac with OS 10.13.3 and I'm trying to install LW 11.6.3 but the installer doesn't work. Do I need a newer version?
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    New (to me) Mac compatibility

    I'm setting up my just-acquired mac running 10.13.3

    I own a copy of Lightwave 11.6.3 but the installer just quits after the "lightwave 11.6 wants to make changes" dialog box. Do I need a newer...
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    My copy of Lightwave won't open them. I have to...

    My copy of Lightwave won't open them. I have to suffer through using old software on an old computer until I get paid for this job. This should all get a lot easier with some $$$
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    Thanks. I didn't get any image files with this...

    Thanks. I didn't get any image files with this but there's UV maps on everything. Are the maps embedded in FBX or am I just missing some files?
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    fbx files

    In just got a bunch of FBX files from a client. I'm working in LW 11.6 on a mac and I can't open them. I saw someplace that lightwave should be able to open them but I can't make it work.
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    The computer I'm on is really old, too :/

    The computer I'm on is really old, too :/
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    V8.5 for Mac

    I just lost my job (sad trombone) and I'm trying to get my home workstation back up and running. I own LW 8.5 but I can't find the original disks. I know I'll need to upgrade but is there a way to...
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    Roughly how much did that cost?

    Roughly how much did that cost?
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    ABF unwrap is how I did it. I almost fainted when...

    ABF unwrap is how I did it. I almost fainted when it actually worked. This was after I did a very basic tutorial and experimented until I could (mostly) grasp the relationship between the UV map and...
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    No replies? Sad trombone for me. No matter,...

    No replies? Sad trombone for me. No matter, unlike most other problems I figured this one out on my own. :)
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    UV map tutorial?

    I'm trying to make a bump map for this shape and I'm guessing the proper way to do it is with a UV map. I've never done one successfully and the tutorials I've found are confusing. Anyone know of a...
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    Thanks for the responses. I'm trying to...

    Thanks for the responses. I'm trying to transition into doing freelance illustration full time and I'd like to have a machine that I can carry around with me. I sit at a desk for 8-9 hours daily and...
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    MacBook Pro?

    Thinking about a MacBook pro. Anyone else here running Lightwave on one?
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    weight shade creation

    I followed the spring tutorial made for me in another thread (Thanks again Tim Parsons) but now I've come to another issue. I don't understand how to make a gradated weight map on existing polys. I...
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    Thanks! I sure am glad I checked back here

    Thanks! I sure am glad I checked back here
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