Using the exercise files


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Using the exercise files

If you have access to the exercise files for this course, you can put them on your desktop as I have, or anywhere else you want. It is important that when you have placed the files on your computer that when you open up Maya and start to work on the project files, make sure you set your project correctly. This is important to avoid problems of breaking textures and things like that. To do this, just go to the File menu and under Project, choose Set. Navigate to find the Exercise File project. And choose the Set option.

Once this has been set, when you open the scenes in Maya, you'll choose File > Open Scene. And in the scenes directory there are two folders: exercise_start and exercise_end. The exercise_start folders are the exercises at the beginning of each lesson, and in the exercise_end folder, you'll find the end result, the files that match the end of each lesson. If you're working in Maya and you find that for instance, you're using one of the toy movies, the mode...

Using the exercise files
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Using the exercise files provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Eric Keller as part of the Lighting and Rendering with mental ray in Maya

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