Using the exercise files


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Using the exercise files

Now let's take a look at the Exercise Files. If you are a lynda.com premium member, you will have access to these files. If you are not, then you can certainly follow along with the tutorials and get a lot out of them. Now, the Exercise Files once downloaded should be placed on the Desktop. And here it is on my Desktop and let's just go ahead and open this and you will see that we have five folders and each folder represents a specific chapter; one for each one in this particular title.

Now, if I open these chapter folders you will see that it's actually a Maya project. So when we start a new chapter we need to make sure that we set that project within Maya. Let me show you how this works. If I go into Maya, all I have to do is just go File > Project > Set and then I just go to my Desktop, to my Exercise Files and I will set it to whatever chapter I am in. Now, what this does is it allows all of the padding to the texture files and everything else that these projects n...

Using the exercise files
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Using the exercise files provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Maya 2009 New Features

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3D + Animation
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Maya
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