An epic bug hunt featuring a unique blend of co-op play and squad-level tactics. With your friends, form a squad of four distinct IAF Marine classes. Plan your attack using an unlockable arsenal of weapons with countless loadout configurations against a wide variety of aliens. Blaze your way through an overrun, off-world colony, eradicating the alien infestation in environments ranging from the icy planet's surface, to a subterranean lava-flooded mining facility.

Post tutorial Report article RSS Feed XSI Softimage Tutorial Part 6: Exporting to .smd

Exporter Download link: go to youtube page, i can post links in the moddb description In this tutorial i show you how to export to .smd files with xsi so you can compile for source engine

Posted by Sir-Cuddles on Jul 24th, 2010
Basic Props Modelling.

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Cryrid Jul 24 2010 says:

The tools can also be found here at

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Cyahnidde Jul 25 2010 says:

Yeah! He made the I asked him to make :D

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Sir-Cuddles Jul 27 2010 replied:

Cyanide there is a couple more steps before you can actually use it in Hammer and stuff, ill make the final tutorial whenever the SDK decides to start working again.

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Ryswick17 Jul 25 2010 says:

do you know how to animate and compile view-models?

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Cryrid Jul 25 2010 replied:

There's a tutorial covering the full process here:

Perhaps a video version of it could be made.

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slicer098 Sep 4 2010 says:

Please help! When i installed the source engine addon for xsi and when i would click on the valve source tab in xsi it wouldn't have a smd exporter. And it said it couldnt add item or somthing error. Please please help.

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Cryrid Sep 9 2010 replied:

What version of XSI are you running (both version number, and if it is 32bit or 64bit; the plugin only runs on 32bit versions)

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Angrypeppermushroom2 Dec 26 2010 says:

Can this decompile SMD2`s to SMD`s?

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conradost Feb 11 2011 says:

hey guys, I need some help here because I am having some problems to export the SMD files.
I click on export smd on valve, like your video, but a message appears underline in red: "ERROR : Error - Nothing to export"
I have a cube with texture here...


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conradost Feb 11 2011 says:

ok ok, I forgot to Texture Projection... now all things do right...
noob boy.

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