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Microsoft KB Archive/173296

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HOWTO: Remove Files that are Not Currently Used In Any Scene

PSS ID Number: Q173296 Article last modified on 09-02-1997

IRIX:3.51,3.7; WINDOWS NT:3.51,3.7



The information in this article applies to:

  • Softimage 3D for IRIX, versions 3.51, 3.7
  • == Softimage 3D for Windows NT, versions 3.51, 3.7 ==


To clean up old scenes that contain animation, material, or texture nodes that are not currently connected to any scenes, do the following:

  1. Choose Get > DB_Exchange.
  2. Go to the specific chapter (MODELS-ANIMATION …) that you wish to clean and click See Unused. This command highlights files in the Source scroll box that are not currently used in any scene.
  3. Click Delete to remove the unused files.


SOFTIMAGE 3D Reference Guide: A to H, Appendices page 784.

Working with SOFTIMAGE 3D User’s Guide page 121.

If you have any questions concerning the information contained in this article, contact by e-mail. ====================================================================== Keywords : kbgraphic Version : IRIX:3.51,3.7; WINDOWS NT:3.51,3.7 Platform : IRIX NT WINDOWS Issue type : kbhowto ============================================================================= Copyright Microsoft Corporation 1997.