Hiding and showing objects


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Hiding and showing objects

When you work in Maya, a lot of times you'll have a lot of different objects in the scene. There will be times when you'll need to hide things or show things, so that you can isolate something and work on it a little bit more closely. Now, we can do this in Maya through the Hide and Show functionality. You can find this under Display. There are two options here. One is Hide, and the other one is Show. They are complementary. So, let's go ahead and start with Hide. We can basically hide a selection.

So let's say I select this planet. I can just hide it. Now, you think it's gone away, but actually if you look in the Outliner, you'll see that the planet is still there. All the houses are here, and this little planet is here, but notice how it's grayed out. That means that that is hidden. If we want to show it, we can just go Show Selection or Show Last Hidden. So, for example, here I would just Hide Selection. I can do a whole bunch of stuff here, and then I can go sh...

Hiding and showing objects
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Hiding and showing objects provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Maya 2011 Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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Maya
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