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Character rigging toolkit

General Usage Instructions

The key functionality of AdvancedSkeleton is to:
From a simple joint-chain (FitSkeleton), generate a complex motion system (AdvancedSkeleton)



For Windows and MacOS, simply double-click on the MSI file for Windows, or the PKG for MacOS to install the app. For Linux, extract the .sh into your home directory and execute the .sh from a terminal window. We do recommend to install as SuperUser if you want the App to be available to all users - otherwise, the App will be installed for the running user. Windows only: To uninstall this plug-in, simply rerun the installer by downloading it again from Autodesk App Store, and select the 'Uninstall' button, or you can uninstall it from 'Control Panel\Programs\Programs and Features' (Windows 7/8.1/10) or Add/Remove Programs, just as you would uninstall any other application from your system. The panel on the Plug-ins tab will not be removed until Maya is restarted. OSX: To uninstall this plug-in, simply delete the module directory from your system. The panel on the Plug-ins tab will not be removed until Maya is restarted.

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Known Issues


Company Name: AnimationStudios
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Version History

Version Number Version Description


- Maya2020 compatibility updates - Fully straight limbs build issue, fix - poly-selection teeth definition fix - fixOrient alignment on curved spines, fix - FKIKSwitch with IKLocal>addCtrl issue, fix - AimAt FitLabel causes error, fix - RootX_MShapes error, fix - IKhybrid-ctrls now match FK-ctrls positions - Curly-spine alignment issue, fix - Improved non-spherical eye setup - SkinAttachCtrls in SimplifiedFaceSetup issue, fix - FaceSetup fps improvements - optimize joint-count for export added - FaceSetup fps improvements - Reduced flipping with IK.follow - Rebuild breaks AngleRotation-driven correctives, fix - Right/Left SplineIK build error, fix
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