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Design Animation Question, Reference Coordinate System

phatty70

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Ok guys, hope there is something i'm overlooking here. I'm in Animation. Everything is working great, the only problem is when I'm defining my snapshots, the drag dialog box, it seems i can not pick another coordinate system. This causes a problem when I'm trying to rotate an object. I select another coordinate system and it still rotates around the WCS. It says it's referencing the coordinate system I selected but that's not what I'm seeing on the screen!!



Any Ideas?
 

dougr

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Make sure your LCOs are visible, default is off.



I have a prob with these that you'll probably run acrossis these LCOs wander and your body wanders with it..
 

thni

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Ok, almost four years later I have the same problem as phatty70. Everything works except rotating bodies; they will only use the wcs, not any other cs I pick, although the input field shows it's been selected. Just like phatty70 describes it.


Dougr: what is an LCO?


Hope anyone out there can help.


/Thomas
 

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