Working with the Modifier Stack


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Working with the Modifier Stack

So, I have got a box here that's 30-feet tall, and I've added a Bend modifier to it. Let's look in a little bit more detail at what we can do with modifiers. If you go to the modifier stack, you will see each modifier has got a little lightbulb icon next to it, and you can use that to turn that modifier on or off, so you can enable it or disable it. You can also delete modifiers. Let me just select it and press the Trashcan. Remove the modifier from the stack, and that will get rid of it. Let me undo that. We'll get it back.

Going a little bit deeper you will see if you open up a little plus sign next to the modifier, you will see what are called sub-object types. So a lot of modifiers and objects in 3ds Max have these so-called sub-object types. And the most predominant one here in this case is the so-called Gizmo. So if I select that I am now in a sub- object mode and Gizmo is highlighted in bright yellow, and while I am in this mode I can move or rotate the Bend effect.

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Working with the Modifier Stack
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Working with the Modifier Stack provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Aaron F. Ross as part of the 3ds Max 2011 Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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3ds Max
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