need help subtract not working
jygrss87 last edited by
I'd like to start by saying I love matter control, any other software I've tried has either been way to complex or unfriendly user interface, matter control is what I found I like but a software that doesn't work is about as useless as one that's overly complex, anyway I've run into an issue where when select two parts to subtract a portion from my model will click update and nothing seems to happen then the next time I click on the bed the whole model disappears, using version 18.104.22.16849, I've searched a little on here and it seems I'm not the person to experience this issue or a similar one but I haven't seen anything on some kind of fix or work around. Please help
Jayne last edited by
I'm having the same issue. The subtract option works fine for simple shapes but not one that is complex. I'm working around the problem by creating a drawing of the complex part of the object as a jpg then uploading it to Matter Control and converting it to 3D - instead of creating the complex part in Matter Control. This seems to allow Matter Control to read it as a less complex object. When I do it that way, it correctly subtracts from the base object MOST of the time but not always. My object was moderately complex. 0_1587948100053_snowflake4.jpg
Michaelzep last edited by
Don't hit Lay flat at all. For some reason it breaks it.