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Author Topic: Help with Error Message  (Read 790 times)

argo34116

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Help with Error Message
« on: October 09, 2015, 06:14:28 am »

I imported a .obj into anim8or and made copies of the one model to create three of them. I attempted to export the new revised model and save it as a .3ds format. I got the following error message: "Cannot export to .3ds format because part of the model contains more than 65535 points". I got the same message for all three meshes. I grouped the meshes together and still received the same message. I also got the same message when I attempted to export the original (only one object) to .3ds format. Can anyone help me?
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Steve

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Re: Help with Error Message
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2015, 01:28:16 pm »

This is a limitation of the 3DS format. It uses 16 bit integers for vertex numbers. Try simplifying your model or splitting it into smaller parts.
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