Incremental save plugin for LightWave

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Incremental save plugin for LightWave

This is an old and I think my first LScript I made. It keeps things tidy.

Saves increments in a folder and does not overwrite any existing files. If you incremental save your file “myModel.lwo”, this script creates folder “myModel_incr” and adds the file “myModel_001.lwo” to it.

At the next incremental save it will add “myModel_002.lwo”, but you will still be working on the original “myModel.lwo”.

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This helps in having a clean incremental history of your work as well as you will always know that “myModel.lwo” is
the actual latest save together with the highest number in the “myModel_incr” folder.

The script looks for the highest numbered file in the _incr folder, and creates a new file, one number higher.

If the file has not been saved yet, it will provide a file requester to specify a destination file.

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By | 2011-10-11T19:35:48+00:00 December 4th, 2009|Computer Graphics|3 Comments

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  1. jay 2010/05/19 at 22:25 - Reply

    I really love this plugging. Is there way to add maybe a snap shot to the icon of the current save item . Instead of the standard lwo obj icon

  2. Don Terrell 2011/10/10 at 18:08 - Reply

    Having trouble downloading this script. Looks pretty cool

    • MentalFish 2011/10/11 at 19:37 - Reply

      Please try again, I have changed the link.

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