View Full Version : JB 108 Totally FUBAR with Maya

Professor Watkins
October 30th, 2007, 13:01
Something big happened on this machine. All the desktop stuff is gone, and Maya is not working at all. It somehow corrupts nearly every project so that you can't see the UV Texture Coordinates. Does anyone know what's happened to this machine?

October 30th, 2007, 13:31
What machine number are you talking about?

Professor Watkins
October 30th, 2007, 14:19
Heh. Sorry....

It's the teacher's station. It looks like things might not be as dire as I thought. After digging around and deleting preferences, it looks like it's one specific file that's having the problem.

Still, someone deleted everything on the desktop (which had a lot of my lecture materials on it - labeled and everything); that I hate to see gone.

So, I don't think you need to actually work on it. Maya appears to be working alright in most cases, and the issue is probably file specific.

October 30th, 2007, 15:47
How many different instructors use this room? Without deepfreeze everything is fair game. You can create profiles so that only you would know your username and password on the MAC side. Let me know what you have in mind.

Professor Watkins
October 30th, 2007, 20:03
There's quite a few. If it wasn't you guys at the Help Desk then it must've been one of the professors - so we'll talk about it internally.