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Problem importing a model with multiple materials. Help please!
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Unhappy Problem importing a model with multiple materials. Help please! - 03-20-2011, 07:25 AM

Hi, after spending quite a while creating a 3D level for a game using Google Sketchup 8, I did the normal export as .dae, imported it to Blender, resized it, exported as a .obj, then converted it to a .ase using Biturn, ready to make my object in Alice. However, I get an error; 'An Unknown Error Has Occured' Exception in thread "AWT-EventQueue-0" edu.cmu.cs.stage3.alice.core.IllegalNameValueExcep tion: We're sorry, but names in Alice may not be empty.
and nothing imports.
However, I noticed in Blender, my object was separated into multiple pieces, so i saved the main piece and called it something different. This opened up fine in Alice.

The object with multiple pieces came up with
and the object with just the main came up with
when opened in MS Word.

Is there a way I can group all my objects together to make my material count 1 so it will open in Alice?

There is no way I can piece together the thing inside alice, as there are many parts and they are all pieces of walls/floor/details.

Any help or suggestions would be much appreciated.

Thanks, n00bst3r.
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