Instance_Duplicate_Maps : UtilityPlugin

This utility finds all duplicate maps and makes them instances instead of copies. Can affect user selection or all.

Class instances not creatable by MAXScript

Alias:

InstanceDuplMap

Notes:

Animation is not supported, due to the breadth and complexity of controllers. Warning message dispayed if animation found. Undo is not supported

Instance_Duplicate_Maps Interface:

Interface: InstanceDuplMapInterface

Methods:

<void>findDuplicateMap <&texturemap array>mapsFound

mapsFound is Out parameter

Finds duplicate maps, stores them in the by-reference mapsFound array

 

<void>findCopyMap <texturemap>duplMap <&texturemap array>mapsFound

mapsFound is Out parameter

Finds map copies of the supplied duplicate map, stores them in the by-reference mapsFound array

 

<bool>fixMap <&texturemap array>maps [prompt:<bool>]

maps is In parameter

prompt default value: true

Fixes the maps in the by-reference array. Propmpts the user if the optional prompt parameter is set to true.

 

<boolean>fixMapAll [prompt:<bool>]

prompt default value: true

Fixes all maps. Propmpts the user if the optional prompt parameter is set to true.

 

Instance_Duplicate_Maps Interface:

Interface: InstanceDuplMapActions

Methods:

<boolean>InstanceDuplMapAll() -- Action Interface

Actions:

Category: Instance_Duplicate_Map_Actions; Action: Instance_Duplicate_Map; Shortcut: -- none defined --