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When importing a decimated mesh, why does the vert count double or triple?

When I import the mesh, vertices count doubles or triples, can i prevent that to happen? I am importing a decimated mesh as FBX.

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asked Jun 06 '14 at 10:03 AM in Using UE4

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avatar image TJ V ♦♦ STAFF Jun 06 '14 at 05:05 PM

Hi SongOfDeath,

What programs are you using specifically in your workflow? From hearing decimated mesh, is it something like creating the highpoly in Zbrush, decimating it, and then export?

avatar image SongOfDeath Jun 07 '14 at 11:59 AM

Tried with other meshes and it doesn't have to be decimated, when exporting obj files vertices count becomes 5 times more, with fbx it becomes 2-3 times more.

avatar image TJ V ♦♦ STAFF Jun 07 '14 at 02:25 PM

Could you post a screenshot of the vertex count before export and another screenshot of it after export?

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Hi SongOfDeath,

We haven't heard back from you in a few days, so we are marking this post as Resolved for tracking purposes. If you're still experiencing this issue, please feel free to post back here with additional information.

Thanks, TJ

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answered Jun 12 '14 at 05:52 PM

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