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    Default Finished Zplugins: Tiny Tools

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    Tiny Tools consists of 5 small zplugins, each one expanding upon an existing Zbrush function.





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    Render Region
    What: Renders multiple 192*192 render tiles.
    Why: The default Cursor Selective Render ( CTRL/CMD + R ) does not always render a large enough area, therefore requiring repeated Cursor Selective Renders. Render Region is useful when test rendering small to medium sized areas of a document.
    How: Press the Render Region button to access the interface. Press for more help. Use the shortcut, Shift + R, to render the area under the cursor.

    Max Doc
    What: Maximizes the Document Window or switches between the current and a user defined User Interface.
    Why: The default Maximize Document View button removes any undocked palettes and interface items. Loading a UI configuration is then needed to return to the previous UI.
    How: Press the Max Doc button to maximize the document view, press again to restore the user interface. Shift + press the Max Doc button to access the settings. Press for more help.

    Fit Doc
    What: Adjusts the zoom factor to fit the current document in the Document Window.
    Why: For viewing the entire document on screen. Handy when working with large documents.
    How: Press Fit Doc once to fit both document axes into the Document Window. Press again to fit the smallest document axis into the Document Window. Shift + Press for help.

    Subdivision Switch
    What: Quick access to 2 subdivision levels.
    Why: When making global changes to a model it is good practice to edit at a low subdivision level and view the results at a higher subdivision level. A single button to change the subdivision levels makes it easier.
    How: With a subdivided PolyMesh tool simply press the Subdivision Switch button to switch between subdivision levels. Shift + press the Subdivision Switch button to change settings. Press for more help.

    Axis Shortcuts
    What: Symmetry axis and Deformation axis shortcuts.
    Why: At high monitor resolutions the deformation axis switches can be difficult to press, especially when Zbrushing long into the night.
    How: Hover the cursor over a deformation slider and press the X, Y and Z shortcut keys to toggle a deformation axis. When the cursor is not over a deformation slider the shortcuts act as normal and toggle the symmetry axes. Shift + press one of the 3 Axis Shortcut buttons to open the interface. Press for more help.


    How to install:
    Download the compressed TinyTools.zip file from below and unzip into the Zstartup/Zplugs folder. If you do not have a Zplugs folder then create one. Make sure you unzip the file with its folders intact.

    Next time you start Zbrush you will find 7 buttons in the Zplugin > TV tools > Tiny Tools subpalette. These can moved around the Zbrush interface like other buttons and their positions stored in the User Interface Configuration (CTRL/CMD + SHIFT + I).

    Hope you enjoy.

    I would like thank Marcus_Civis for helping me with the Shift + press functionality, it is a great way to cut down on interface clutter. Thanks, I would never have figured it out without you. Also a special thanks to Chadtheartist for catching a few features (bugs) and Mac testing the zplugins.





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    thats one of the usefulls! thank you!

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    Excellent, Tveyes!!!

    This is gonna be a very handy plugin!!!

    Thanks for your time and effort!!!

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    Excellent! Thank you.

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    These are great little plugins - size matters! Not only are they very handy and speed the workflow but the design is beautiful. Those buttons fit snugly on the right shelf.

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    Cool Seems very serious utility!

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    Excellent work! These really are going to come in handy. I haven't been the biggest fan of recent Zscripts (they just didn't seem to help me much at all) but these certainly will, especially the render region.

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    Thanks Mark, i suppose right !!! you was working hard f or us¡¡

    Thanks for this very helpful tool!!
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    Thx man for your work.
    Very appreciated!
    I'll try after
    bye
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    Awesome addition to Zbrush, I can't wait to get back from vacation to try it out, nice work buddy!

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    Thanks again for letting me test these out. I'm really quite impressed with how helpful these are.

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    Lightbulb Well done!

    Fills a need... with style.

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    Thumbs up Thankyou TVeyes

    Thanks mate very usefull set of tools to have.

    Much appreciated my friend and again thanks for all the work you put into it.


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