Using macros and ZScripts


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Using macros and ZScripts

ZBrush comes with it's own scripting language called ZScript and this scripting language is used to create some of the plug-ins that you use with ZBrush. Some of these include things like Subtool Master and Transpose Master. But there is also an interactive way to create these scripts that does not involved any kind of coding. And that's to use macros. Macros just record everything you do in a ZBrush session to a text file. And that text file can be loaded as a ZScript. You can see that there are some that have come with ZBrush already. These are right here.

To create your own macro you can start just play pressing the New Macro button, right here. And now I'm recording a macro, everything that I do in ZBrush is now recorded to a text file. So, let's create our own parametric tool in ZBrush using this macro. So I'm going to select the Helix 3D tool, go down to Initialize, let's draw it on the canvas, of course, and switch to Edit mode, I will switch to a side vi...

Using macros and ZScripts
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Using macros and ZScripts provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Eric Keller as part of the ZBrush 3 for Windows Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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