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Spline problem- bug??

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Hello,

 

I am wondering if anyone is having/has had problems with the pen tool when drawing splines? Each time I press the mouse the whole spline dissappears so I can't see where I am drawing or access the two bars to make curves. HAs anyone ever had this happen? Does anyone know a work around? it's driving me crazy. THanks

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Are you using 20.59 ? If so please update your profile accordingly. If not, update to that, and try it again.

 

CBR

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  • hello, yes I am using 20.059 

     

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    OK. That is definitely not what that tool should do, and I can't think of any circumstances that would lead to that behaviour. But as it is working perfectly for me in R21 (so not replicable) and I know nothing about your system, I am not sure what to suggest other than submitting a support ticket to MAXON... but for what it's worth I don't recall seeing this problem ever before on the cafe, so I'd guess it is something system-specific.

     

    It would be most helpful to both us and support if you made a video showing the problem in some detail.

     

    CBR

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  • Hello, each time you see it disappear I am clicking the mouse. I cant access the bezier handles. Please let me know if you notice something or i have a setting that is wrong. I appreciate it.

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    That is really odd - never seen that behaviour before. You wouldn't normally draw a spline in Points mode, but that shouldn't stop it working AFAIK.

    While you are drawing the spline do you have anything else selected in the Object manager ?

     

    Also just checking you tried a machine restart...

     

    CBR

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  • Well I tried to switch back to model mode in the video, because I noticed it automatically switched  to points each time. I hardly use splines enough to remember, but I had thought i used it in model mode always before. it struck me as odd and i wondered if that was perhaps a cause. is there a setting for that somewhere that i could check into to for that specifically. I treid restarting the computer, but i certainly will try again! for this, i only had a single spline so far. i was just starting a tutorial and couldnt get past step one.

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    1 hour ago, kikic said:

    Well I tried to switch back to model mode in the video, because I noticed it automatically switched  to points each time.

    No, having checked again, that is correct behaviour, but I still don't know why your spline is disappearing. I guess this is one for support.

     

    CBR

     

     

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  • THank you ! I put a ticket with MAXON! 

     

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