Join George Maestri for an in-depth discussion in this video Configuring user settings, part of Learning MotionBuilder.
- Before you start using MotionBuilder for the first time,…you may want to setup your user settings.…Now, we find those under the Settings menu,…up here along the top and we have two options here,…Preferences and Interaction Mode.…I'm going to start with Interaction Mode.…Now, this allows you to interact with MotionBuilder…in a number of different ways.…You can use the default MotionBuilder navigation tools.…You can also use Maya 3ds Max,…Softimage, and Lightwave.…
So, if you're, for example, a Maya person,…you may want to set your interaction to Maya,…so that way you don't have to relearn…or switch modes between MotionBuilder and Maya…when you're using both packages.…Now, I'm going to go ahead…and show you the MotionBuilder navigation tools,…but if you're familiar with other types of packages,…you may want to reset your navigation to whatever you like.…Now, also under settings we have Preferences.…This is kind of a big menu here.…Let's go ahead and pull this up so we can see all of it.…
Under preferences, we have preferences for,…
- Creating hierarchies of objects in MotionBuilder
- Working with the Transport Controls
- Animating with keys
- Animating character and control rigs
- Importing and retargeting motion data
- Cycling motion data
- Finishing scenes for export
Skill Level Beginner
3ds Max 2015 Essential Trainingwith Aaron F. Ross10h 43m Beginner
1. Introduction to MotionBuilder
2. Animating in MotionBuilder
3. Setting Up and Animating Characters
4. Working with Motion Data
5. Finishing Scenes
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