COPY_MAT

31 votes
Version: 
1.3
Date Updated: 
01/28/2009
Author Name: 
Budi Gunawan

Quick copy-paste object material to another object.

Additional Info: 

update v1.0
- Support automatic set material ID of the selection when source object material having multimaterial ID.
( good work when base object Editable Poly to Editable Poly and Editable Mesh to Editable Mesh )
- Convert code to .mse

update V 1.3
- Support, copy material as option.
- Support, copy material ID as option.
- Support, copy UVW Mapping as option.
- add UI dialog.

note:
Limited for poly to poly :
- Only copy UVW Mapping can not use by undo.

Limited for Mesh to Mesh :
- Copy UVW Mapping & material ID can not use by undo.
- The script does not work well if source or selection have modifiers.

for Reset object material ID you can use the other macro tool here: Brutal_SET_ID

usage:
select one or multiple object - run this macroscript and then pick another object having material, it's automatic paste into object selection.

install:
Read in packed

Version Requirement: 
9 - 2011
AttachmentSize
COPY_MAT.mcr975 bytes
COPY_MAT V1.0.rar833.24 KB
COPY_MAT V1.3.rar120.47 KB
COPY_MAT-DEMO.gif111.06 KB

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Budi G's picture

Updated with your suggestion

Updated with your suggestion tassel, version 1.3 is support copy UVW mapping.

FYI :
If you have some trouble with vertex/edge/face number for fix the identical number you can use: morphix tool from Martijn van Herk. I tried it in max 2009 32-bit. goodluck.

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Budi G

Budi G's picture

Nice idea and certainly

Nice idea and certainly better form! Thank you.

Well I will update it in the next day.

tassel's picture

Nice script :) Just a little

Nice script :)

Just a little sugestion to make the script more practical: what about a button to tick on/off uvw mapping if you want too copy the uv's to the object also?

 

Raymond H.Ingebretsen - http://www.homme3d.com

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