After installing SHAPES and running Maya the documentation can be found under the Help menu of the SHAPES window.


 

If you have already installed SHAPES the weightDriver.zip can also be found within your SHAPES installation.


 

If you have already installed SHAPES the rampWeights.zip can also be found within your SHAPES installation.


 

Quick Installation Guide

  1. Unzip the downloaded archive, open Maya and run the installSHAPES.ma file, which contains the installer*.
  2. Select Easy Install**.
    By default the Maya user preferences folder will be used for the installation.
    Any previous SHAPES installation will be overwritten.
    The SHAPES shelf buttons will be added to the current shelf.
  3. Click Easy Install.
  4. Restart Maya.

Note: If the installer window doesn’t show when opening the installSHAPES.ma file make sure that the execution of script nodes is enabled in the Open Scene options of Maya and open the file again. 

** For other installation options please see the SHAPES_InstallGuide.pdf from the downloaded archive for more details.