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#2929701 - 12/30/09 02:36 PM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info ***** [Re: TailFlamer]
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Nice. Time to dust off good old Photoshop. Thanks Jason.
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#2929911 - 12/30/09 05:54 PM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info [Re: 2GvSAP_Mohawk]
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Many thanks Jason.

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#2929971 - 12/30/09 07:31 PM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info [Re: 777 Studios - Jason]
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Thank you! biggrin
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#2930170 - 12/31/09 04:55 AM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info [Re: WWSandMan]
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Great idea, Jason!

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#2930179 - 12/31/09 05:28 AM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info [Re: Stickshaker]
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Thanks a ton, Jason!
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#2930344 - 12/31/09 12:04 PM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info [Re: Para_Bellum]
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I get an error when opening each of these in PS7. "Unknown data has been encountered reading "Weathering" and will be discarded. Continue?"
When I do continue the template opens and the weathering layer is blank. A bugger, as it's one of the most important layers. Does anyone know of a cure for this?
I'd like to be able to get this one just right...


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#2930349 - 12/31/09 12:24 PM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info [Re: Feathered_IV]
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Probably because that layer was creatd with a much newer version of Photoshop. PS7 goes back a few years.

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#2930357 - 12/31/09 12:39 PM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info [Re: 777 Studios - Jason]
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Yeah, it states in the manual that the templates were created using CS3, so opening them in earlier versions of Photoshop isn't guaranteed. I am using CS2 and thankfully everything opened without a hitch.

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#2930367 - 12/31/09 12:50 PM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info [Re: pixelbaron]
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Ah! I've got CS2 on the Mac. Should be able to get around it that way. Thanks! smile

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#2934480 - 01/07/10 11:38 AM Re: ROF Skinning: Templates, Training and Info [Re: Feathered_IV]
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I started work on a ROF template that Jason had posted using Photoshop 6.01. Before saving it as DDS, do I have to merge the layers? Whenever I try to save the psd file as dds, i get an error message "too many layers to export". I have done skins for IL2 where one has to merge the layers, but never used the DDS format.

I have the DDS plugin for Photoshop installed.


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