general:interface_navigation:edit_menu

Undo: hotkey Ctrl+Z
Redo: hotkey Ctrl+Y
Sync layer with external editor: This command allows you to synchronize the current layer with an external editor. You can set the path to the editor in Preferences. (The default it is Adobe Photoshop.) The alpha channel will contain the transparency.
Edit All Layers in Ext. Editor: Edit all layers in external editor. You can change the editor in Options menu (Adobe Photoshop by default). This editor should be able to edit PSD files. The texture will be stored as layers and opened as a PSD file in the external editor. Then you can edit the texture and even add new layers. When you save it, 3DCoat will automatically reload it. Hotkey Ctrl+P
Edit All Glossiness Layers: Edit all Glossiness layers in an external editor.
Edit All Metal Layers: Edit all Glossiness layers in an external editor.
Edit Projections in Ext. Editor: You can edit the current projection in Adobe Photoshop using layers. You can change the editor in Preferences menu (Adobe Photoshop by default). This editor should be able to edit PSD files. The texture will be stored as layers and opened as a PSD file in the external editor. Then you can edit the texture and even add new layers. When you save it, 3DCoat will automatically reload it. Hotkey Ctrl+Alt+P

Project Through: Project the image through all object, even back faces.
External Editor Projection Scale: Additional scale that will be applied to the projection image to edit in external editor.

Load Hotkeys: Load hotkeys from the file.
Save Hotkeys: Save hotkeys from the file.
Customize UI: Remove/customize UI element.
Preferences: Set Hotkeys, Autosave time, External 2D-Editor, UI colors, and moreā€¦
Preferences

Reset settings: Resetting is necessary if the program behaves unstably. Choose which settings you need to reset. Files options*.xml will be deleted. The program will be restarted, so first save the changes
Relocate 3DCoat's data: Edit Data Placement.
Convert Older Materials (pre 4.5): Convert Older Materials (pre 4.5)
Search for volume:

Mesh and Texture Resolution

It changes the number of polygons of the object and size of texture. You can change mesh resolution multiple times (like other software usually does), but also can in percentage, for example 50%.
Sync Layers with Ext. Editor. This command allows you to synchronize the current layer with external editor. You can set the path to the editor in options. By default it is Adobe Photoshop. The alpha channel will contain the transparency mask. When you call on this command the program Adobe Photoshop will be open automatically with your file. Then you can change it and jump back to 3DCoat pressing CTRL+S.


Krita and 3DCoat workflow By Paul Geraskin.

  • general/interface_navigation/edit_menu.txt
  • Last modified: 2019/10/08 12:43
  • by carlosan