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Ryan Saper asked ·

Material Presets for MtoA

ai-standard-wip.jpgThe Arnold documentation for materials says that the presets should come included in the aiStandard but when I click on preset there is nothing there. It only says save or edit preset. I also imported the Surface_Standard maya file included in the documentation but it doesn't import the material, it's just a bunch of weird icons in the hypershade.

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Edward Conry answered ·

Hey, you are using an aiStandard and aiStandards are for Arnold 4. You need an aiStandard Surface and that should have your preset.

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Girijashankar Senapati answered ·

Make sure you have arnold latest version installed properly.

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Ryan Saper answered ·

Awesome! Thanks!

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Ryan Saper answered ·

I am using Maya 2017, Arnold 5 comes bundled with it

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Try installing the latest version here or maybe deleting your Prefs will fix it.

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