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Away3D 3.6 Cookbook by Michael Ivanov

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UV map editing with Prefab

UV mapping is one of the coolest features Prefab provides. Prefab has quite an advanced interactive interface where you can edit the UV coordinates mapping of your geometry. If you work with the UVWUnwrap modifier in 3DsMax, you will find your way through very quickly. In this recipe, we are going to export a cone primitive from an Away3D scene via AwayConnector into Prefab and then edit its UV data.

Getting ready

  1. Make sure you have the latest version of Prefab installed on your machine. You can download the program from http://www.closier.nl/prefab/.
  2. Make sure you copy a bitmap called simpleUVMap.png from this chapter's assets/models/images folder into your project assets directory.
  3. If this is the first time you are working ...

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