Editing Thea proxy materials

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Since version 3, material editing for Thea proxies has changed and it is now easier and faster.

Editing materials interactively

  • Start Interactive Rendering
  • Select the Thea Proxy object
  • With the Thea Tools’ panel open, switch to the ‘Model’ tab
  • Click on the ”’Material Editing toggle icon.
  • Click on the ‘Thea Tool’ icon on the toolbar to activate the ‘Thea Cursor’.
  • Click on the object to select a material and edit it.

Editing material non-interactively

  • Select the Thea Proxy object
  • Open the Thea Tool panel and switch to the ‘Model’ tab
  • Click on the ‘Material Editing’ toggle icon
  • Switch to the ‘Material’ tab and select the Thea Proxies materials from the list

Reverting materials

If you are not happy with the changes or just want to go back to the default material, follow these steps:

  • Select the Thea Proxy object
  • From the ‘Model’ tab, click on the ‘Material Editing’ icon, if not already active
  • Modified materials appear with a blue icon.
  • Click on the red ‘x’ icon next to them to remove the modification