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Meshes problems

I have a problem with the mesh , when I try to import the models I get an error saying that I haven't enabled the export smoothing group and then the meshes appear with color busted, or when I try to import a tree the leaves turn into polygons.Sorry for my bad english

Product Version: UE 4.8
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asked Jun 23 '15 at 08:32 PM in Using UE4

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Hi Eyess -

When you export your model from your modeling program as an FBX, there is a checkbox that allows the modeling program to export smoothing groups. You will need to export your FBX again with that setting checked true.

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You will need to be more clear, possibly a Screenshot, of what you mean by color busted. For the Trees' leaves coming in as polygons it sounds like you have not setup a material for them yet. Most modeled leaves are simply polygons with an alpha-ed out leaf on it.

If you can upload some screenshots of the issues and a copy of the problematic Meshes I would be happy to look into this further.

Thank You

Eric Ketchum

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answered Jun 24 '15 at 02:12 PM

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