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NimbleTools for Maya 2008 and up
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www.NimbleStudiosInc.com
info@NimbleStudiosInc.com
INSTALLATION FOR WINDOWS AND LINUX
1. Extract NimbleTools_py.zip to the directory of your choice
2. Open NimbleTools.txt in a text editor and change PATH_TO_INSTALL_DIRECTORY
to point the NimbleTools directory.
Ex (Windows):
If C:/MyExtraPlugins/NimbleTools contains the extracted icons/, plug-ins/,
and scripts/ directories, edit NimbleTools.txt to look like:
+ NimbleTools 1.2 C:/MyExtraPlugins/NimbleTools
Ex (Linux):
If /opt/NimbleTools contains the extracted icons/, plug-ins/, and scripts/
directories, edit NimbleTools.txt to look like:
+ NimbleTools 1.2 /opt/NimbleTools
3. Copy NimbleTools.txt into the 'modules' directory found either in your
your local Maya preferences directory or in the Maya installation directory.
On Windows, for Maya 2008, this is by default:
C:\Documents and Settings\<username>\My Documents\maya\2008\modules
or
C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Maya2008\modules
On Linux, for Maya 2008, this is by default:
~<username>/maya/2008/modules/
or
/usr/autodesk/maya2008/modules/
If the modules directory does not exist, create it.
4. Launch Maya and load the "NimbleTools.py" plugin from the Plug-in Manager.
INSTALLATION FOR MAC
1. Extract NimbleTools_py.zip to the directory of your choice
2. Open NimbleTools.txt in a text editor and change PATH_TO_INSTALL_DIRECTORY
to point the NimbleTools directory.
Ex:
If /Users/username/Documents/nimbletools contains the extracted icons/,
plug-ins/, and scripts/ directories, edit NimbleTools.txt to look like:
+ NimbleTools 1.2 /Users/username/Documents/nimbletools
3. Find the Maya executable package and right-click "Show Package
Contents". By default the packag is located here:
/Applications/Maya2008/Maya.app
4. Once the contents are shown, create a 'modules' directory in the
'Contents' folder.
5. Copy NimbleTools.txt into this modules directory.