Wow! Painting in meshmixer is quite fun and educational! If you didn't know you could paint or just don't do it than I say you should! This guy posted a yt video on painting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VEBoqg-KCPQ Its quite customizable and is filled with options to make it easier and better looking and I was quite amazed. I never could figure out how to use "paint vertex" so I looked it up and found this video and now I'm planning on painting everything I can find that will work! A very good pastime!!!
I may have gotten out of hand with the screenshots...
I'm trying to thicken a mesh for printing, however I'm having no luck. I've tried extrude, I've tried offset, and still no luck. I've attached the link to the project, QE_Hull4 is what I've been working with currently but again no luck. Any help would be appreciated.
I've been trying to find information on this via the 123DApp forums and I'm not seeing anyone else with this problem. I can't select "recent colors" while using the Paint Vertex tool. Every color I make with the selector goes into "recent" but when I need to go back and use one of those colors for any touch-up work, selecting does nothing. It simply stays on the color I've used last. Is this just a flaw in the software, or am I actually supposed to click and hold something to pick the color?
UPDATE: I found out this isn't anything new or unknown; it's essentially a glitch in a recently-implemented feature.
However, there is something of a workaround available. If you move your cursor over your model and press the "p" key, it acts like a dropper tool and selects that color.