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Animation Effects General Modeling System UI: Misc UI: Window Unlimited
Keyframe
Deformation
IK
MoCap
Camera
Dynamics
Lights
Render
PaintEffects
General
Attributes
Display
Files
Selection
NURBS
Polygons
Subdivision
Math
Strings
Devices
Plug-ins
Utilities
Scripting
Images
Attr Editor
Misc
Contexts
Controls
Layouts
Menus
Windows
Panels
Cloth

Animation


Animation : Creating Animation and Manipulating Keyframes

advanceToNextDrivenKey* character flow pose
animCone* characterMap isAnimCurve* rotationInterpolation
animCurveEditor characterOutlineEditor keyTangent scaleKey
animDisplay choice keyframe setDrivenKeyframe
animView clip keyframeOutliner setInfinity
autoKeyframe clipEditor keyframeStats setKeyPath
bakeClip clipSchedule listAnimatable setKeyframe
bakeResults copyKey marker simplify
bakeSimulation currentTime pasteKey snapKey
blendTwoAttr cutKey pathAnimation snapshot
bufferCurve dopeSheetEditor play sound
buildBookmarkMenu filterCurve playbackOptions  
buildKeyframeMenu findKeyframe playblast  

Deformation : Object Deformation

bindPose cluster flexor skinCluster
bindSkin copyFlexor lattice skinPercent
blendShape copySkinWeights nonLinear wire
blendShapeEditor dagPose percent wrinkle
blendShapePanel deformer reorderDeformers  
boneLattice dropoffLocator sculpt  

IK : Joints, Handles, and Skeletons

aimConstraint ikHandle jointCluster poleVectorConstraint
connectJoint ikHandleDisplayScale jointDisplayScale removeJoint
disconnectJoint ikSolver jointLattice reroot
effector ikSystem mirrorJoint scaleConstraint
findRelatedSkinCluster* ikSystemInfo normalConstraint tangentConstraint
geometryConstraint insertJoint orientConstraint  
gotoBindPose* joint pointConstraint  

Motion-Capture : Motion Capture

applyTake enableDevice movOut writeTake
defineDataServer filter readTake  
defineVirtualDevice movIn recordDevice  

Effects


Camera : Camera Manipulation

allViewFit* lookThru viewCamera viewPlace
camera orbit viewClipPlane viewSet
cameraView roll viewFit  
dolly track viewHeadOn  
listCameras tumble viewLookAt  

Dynamics : Particles, Forces, and other Simulations

addDynamic dynExpression goal saveInitialState
addPP dynGlobals gravity setDynamic
air dynPref newton setParticleAttr
arrayMapper dynRelEdPanel particle soft
collision dynRelEditor particleExists spring
connectDynamic emit particleInstancer turbulence
constrain emitter particleRenderInfo uniform
drag event radial volumeAxis
dynCache expression rigidBody vortex
dynControl expressionEditorListen rigidSolver  
dynExport getParticleAttr runup  

Lights : Lighting

ambientLight lightList lightlink projectLightEditor
directionalLight lightListEditor pointLight spotLight
exclusiveLightCheckBox lightListPanel projectLight spotLightPreviewPort

Render : General Rendering

batchRender hwReflectionMap render setDefaultShadingGroup
convertSolidTx iprEngine renderGlobalsNode shadingConnection
convertTessellation layeredShaderPort renderInfo shadingGroupDialogDaemon
createRenderLayer layeredTexturePort renderLayerButton shadingNode
deleteShadingGroupsAndMaterials* listerEditor renderManip showShadingGroupAttrEditor
displacementToPoly lsThroughFilter renderPartition surfaceShaderList
doBlur makebot renderQualityNode textureWindow
editRenderLayerGlobals nodeIconButton renderThumbnailUpdate uvLink
editRenderLayerMembers nodePreset renderWindowEditor  
glRender projectionManip resolutionNode  
glRenderEditor rampColorPort sampleImage  

PaintEffects : Paint Effects Brushes, Strokes

dynPaintEditor getDefaultBrush stroke  

General


General : General Interest Utilities

about editDisplayLayerGlobals makePaintable rotate
affectedNet editDisplayLayerMembers move scale
affects group obsoleteProc* sets
align instance paramDimension snapMode
arcLengthDimension instancer paramLocator spaceLocator
color listSets parent toggleAxis
colorIndex listTransforms* partition transformLimits
commandPort listUnselected* performanceOptions ungroup
createDisplayLayer ls pixelMove upAxis
delete lsType* quit xform
distanceDimension makeIdentity rename  
duplicate makeLive reorder  

Attributes : Node Attributes

addAttr cycleCheck listAttr objectType
aliasAttr deleteAttr listConnections removeMultiInstance
attribute disconnectAttr listHistory renameAttr
attributeExists* editAttrLimits* listNodeTypes setAttr
attributeInfo getAttr listRelatives setState*
attributeQuery getClassification nodeType testAttrNameSize*
connectAttr inheritTransform objExists  
connectionInfo isConnected objectCenter  
createNode isDirty objectLayer*  

Display : Display Parameters

currentUnit displayLevelOfDetail displayStats showHidden
displayAffected displayPref displaySurface toggle
displayColor displayRGBColor groupObjectsByName*  
displayCull displaySmoothness hide  

Files : File Handling

attrCompatibility fgetline fromNativePath* reference
basename* fgetword fwrite requires
chdir file getFileList sceneUIReplacement
cmdFileOutput fileBrowserDialog importComposerCurves* scriptNode
convertFromOldLayers* fileDialog internalVar searchPathArray*
dirmap filetest namespace sysFile
dirname* finder namespaceInfo toNativePath*
exportComposerCurves* fopen pclose translator
fclose fprint popen workspace
feof fread projFileViewer xbmLangPathList*
fflush frewind pwd  

Selection : Picking/Selecting

hilite select selectPref selectedNodes
isolateSelect selectKey selectPriority  
pickWalk selectMode selectType  

Modeling


NURBS : NURBS Surface and Curves

alignCurve detachSurface multiProfileBirailSurface rebuildSurface
alignSurface doubleProfileBirailSurface nurbsBoolean reverseCurve
angleBetween duplicateCurve nurbsCopyUVSet reverseSurface
arclen duplicateSurface nurbsCube revolve
attachCurve extendCurve nurbsPlane roundConstantRadius
attachSurface extendSurface nurbsSelect singleProfileBirailSurface
bevel extrude nurbsSquare smoothCurve
blend2 filletCurve nurbsToPoly smoothTangentSurface
boundary filterExpand nurbsToPolygonsPref snap2to2*
canCreateManip findAllIntersections* offsetCurve sphere
circle fitBspline offsetCurveOnSurface squareSurface
circularFillet freeFormFillet planarSrf stitchAndExplodeShell*
closeCurve globalStitch plane stitchSurface
closeSurface grid pointCurveConstraint stitchSurfacePoints
cone hardenPointCurve pointOnCurve surface
constructionHistory insertKnotCurve pointOnSurface textCurves
curve insertKnotSurface pointPosition tolerance
curveIntersect intersect projectCurve torus
curveOnSurface lineIntersection* projectTangent trim
cylinder loft propMove untrim
detachCurve moveVertexAlongDirection rebuildCurve  

Polygons : Polygon Meshes

blindDataType polyCylinder polyMapSewMove polySelectConstraintMonitor
manipOptions polyCylindricalProjection polyMergeEdge polySeparate
polyAppend polyDelEdge polyMergeFacet polySetToFaceNormal
polyAppendVertex polyDelFacet polyMergeUV polySewEdge
polyAutoProjection polyDelVertex polyMergeVertex polySmooth
polyAverageNormal polyDuplicateAndConnect polyMoveEdge polySoftEdge
polyAverageVertex polyEditUV polyMoveFacet polySphere
polyBevel polyEvaluate polyMoveFacetUV polySphericalProjection
polyBlindData polyExtrudeEdge polyMoveUV polySplit
polyBoolOp polyExtrudeFacet polyMoveVertex polySplitEdge
polyCheck polyFlipEdge polyNormal polySplitVertex
polyChipOff polyFlipUV polyNormalPerVertex polyStraightenUVBorder
polyClipboard polyForceUV polyNormalizeUV polySubdivideEdge
polyCloseBorder polyGeoSampler polyOptions polySubdivideFacet
polyCollapseEdge polyInfo polyPlanarProjection polyTorus
polyCollapseFacet polyInstallAction polyPlane polyTransfer
polyColorBlindData polyLayoutUV polyProjection polyTriangulate
polyColorPerVertex polyListComponentConversion polyQuad polyUVSet
polyCone polyMapCut polyQueryBlindData polyUnite
polyCreateFacet polyMapDel polyReduce untangleUV
polyCube polyMapSew polySelectConstraint uvSnapshot

Subdivision-Surfaces : Subdivision Surfaces

changeSubdivComponentDisplayLevel refineSubdivSelectionList subdListComponentConversion subdToPoly
changeSubdivRegion subdAutoProjection subdMapCut subdTransferUVsToCache
createSubdivRegion subdCleanTopology subdMapSewMove subdiv
nurbsToSubdiv subdCollapse subdMatchTopology subdivCrease
polyToSubdiv subdDuplicateAndConnect subdMirror subdivDisplaySmoothness
querySubdiv subdEditUV subdToBlind  

System


Math : MEL Math-Related Commands (abs, sqrt, etc.)

abs equivalent* hypot rgb_to_hsv
angle equivalentTol* linstep rot
bessel erf log seed
ceil exp mag sign
clamp floatArrayEq* max sin
constrainValue floatEq* min smoothstep
cos floor noise sphrand
cross fmod normalize* sqrt
crossProduct* gamma pointMatrixMult* tan
deg_to_rad gauss pow trunc
dot hermite rad_to_deg unit
dotProduct* hsv_to_rgb rand  

Strings : MEL String-Related Commands (substr, catenation, etc.)

appendStringArray* interToUI* stringArrayCount* substituteAllString*
clear match stringArrayIntersector substring
copyArray* size stringArrayRemove* tokenize
encodeString sort stringArrayRemoveDuplicates* tokenizeList*
formatPrint* strcmp strip* tolower
gmatch stringArrayCatenate* substitute toupper

Devices : Device Handling

assignInputDevice getInputDeviceRange listInputDeviceButtons setInputDeviceMapping
attachDeviceAttr getModifiers listInputDevices unassignInputDevice
detachDeviceAttr listDeviceAttachments recordAttr  
devicePanel listInputDeviceAxes setAttrMapping  

Plugin-Handling : Plugins

loadPlugin openMayaPref pluginInfo unloadPlugin

Utilities : Miscellaneous Utilities

alias diskCache help system
clearCache dynamicLoad memory timer
convertUnit env openGLExtension timerX
dateString* flushUndo printMemory* undo
dgInfo getenv putenv undoInfo
dgdirty getpid redo  
dgeval hardware showHelp  

UIGeneral


Script-Writing : MEL Scripts

assignCommand evalDeferred objectTypeUI stackTrace
catch evalEcho optionVar trace
cmdList* exampleUI* pause uiOnDemandExample*
commandEcho executeForEachObject* print uiTemplate
condition exists refresh verifyCmd*
connectControl isTrue renameUI waitCursor
deleteUI itemFilter scriptJob warning
dimWhen itemFilterAttr selectionConnection whatIs
disable itemFilterRender setParent  
error itemFilterType setUITemplate  
eval lsUI source  

Images : Image Manipulation

reloadImage saveImage    

Attribute-Editor : The Attribute Editor Functions

TestAllAttrEditors* defaultNavigation editorTemplate resetAE*
createEditor editor refreshAE* updateAE*

Misc : Miscellaneous UI

CBG* headsUpDisplay runAllShelfItems* setNodeTypeFlag
addNewShelfTab* hotkey runTimeCommand setStartupMessage
autoPlace hotkeyCheck saveAllShelves textToShelf*
buttonManip loadNewShelf* savePrefObjects validateShelfName*
createNewShelf* loadPrefObjects savePrefs  
deleteShelfTab* nameCommand saveShelf  
grabColor overrideModifier setMenuMode  

Contexts : Contexts

arcLenDimContext dynParticleCtx orbitCtx showManipCtx
art3dPaintCtx graphDollyCtx paintColorCtx srtContext
artAttrCtx graphSelectContext paramDimContext superCtx
artSelectCtx graphTrackCtx polyAppendFacetCtx surfacePaintCtx
attrPaintCtx ikHandleCtx polyCreateFacetCtx texManipContext
boxDollyCtx ikSplineHandleCtx polyMergeEdgeCtx texMoveContext
boxZoomCtx insertJointCtx polyMergeFacetCtx texRotateContext
clipEditorCurrentTimeCtx insertKeyCtx polySplitCtx texScaleContext
commonPaintCtx jointCtx polySuperCtx texSelectContext
contextInfo keyframeRegionCurrentTimeCtx projectionContext texWinToolCtx
createDrawCtx keyframeRegionDirectKeyCtx propModCtx texturePlacementContext
ctxAbort keyframeRegionDollyCtx puttyCtx threePointArcCtx
ctxCompletion keyframeRegionInsertKeyCtx renderWindowSelectContext toolDropped
ctxEditMode keyframeRegionMoveKeyCtx resetTool toolHasOptions
ctxTraverse keyframeRegionScaleKeyCtx rollCtx toolPropertyWindow
currentCtx keyframeRegionSelectKeyCtx saveToolSettings trackCtx
currentTimeCtx keyframeRegionSetKeyCtx scaleKeyCtx tumbleCtx
curveAddPtCtx keyframeRegionTrackCtx scriptCtx twoPointArcCtx
curveCVCtx lassoContext selectContext userCtx
curveEPCtx manipMoveContext selectKeyCtx userPaintCtx
curveEditorCtx manipMoveLimitsCtx setEditCtx valuePaintCtx
curveMoveEPCtx manipRotateContext setEditPaintCtx view2dToolCtx
curveSketchCtx manipRotateLimitsCtx setEscapeCtx wireContext
directKeyCtx manipScaleContext setKeyCtx wrinkleContext
distanceDimContext manipScaleLimitsCtx setToolTo wtPaintCtx
dollyCtx modelCurrentTimeCtx shadingGeometryRelCtx  
draggerContext moveKeyCtx shadingLightRelCtx  

UIWindows


Controls : Buttons, Sliders, etc.

attrColorSliderGrp floatFieldGrp intSliderGrp soundControl
attrFieldGrp floatScrollBar layerButton swatchDisplayPort
attrFieldSliderGrp floatSlider messageLine switchTable
attrNavigationControlGrp floatSliderButtonGrp nameField symbolButton
button floatSliderGrp palettePort symbolCheckBox
canvas helpLine picture text
channelBox iconTextButton progressBar textField
checkBox iconTextCheckBox radioButton textFieldButtonGrp
checkBoxGrp iconTextRadioButton radioButtonGrp textFieldGrp
cmdShell iconTextRadioCollection radioCollection textScrollList
colorIndexSliderGrp iconTextStaticLabel rangeControl timeControl
colorSliderButtonGrp image scriptTable timePort
colorSliderGrp intField scrollField toolButton
commandLine intFieldGrp separator toolCollection
control intScrollBar shelfButton  
floatField intSlider shellField  

Layouts : Organizing UI Components

columnLayout layout rowLayout shelveAllMenuItems*
formLayout menuBarLayout scrollLayout shelveMenuItems*
frameLayout paneLayout shelfLayout shelveThisMenu*
gridLayout rowColumnLayout shelfTabLayout tabLayout

Menus : Menus

artBuildPaintMenu listAllMenus* menuItemToShelf* testAllMenuItems*
attrEnumOptionMenu listMenuAnnotation* optionMenu testMenuAnnotation*
attrEnumOptionMenuGrp listThisMenu* optionMenuGrp testOptionBoxesForOneMenu*
attributeMenu menu popupMenu testThisMenu*
findMenuItem* menuEditor radioMenuItemCollection  
hotBox menuItem saveMenu  

Windows : Windows

closeAllWindows* fontDialog scriptEditorInfo window
colorEditor minimizeApp showSelectionInTitle windowPref
confirmDialog progressWindow showWindow  
displayAllWindows* promptDialog toggleWindowVisibility  

Panels : Panels

componentEditor hyperShade outlinerPanel setEditor
getMayaPanelTypes* modelEditor panel setFocus
getPanel modelPanel panelConfiguration spreadSheetEditor
hardwareRenderPanel newPanelItems panelHistory visor
hyperGraph nodeOutliner scriptedPanel  
hyperPanel outlinerEditor scriptedPanelType  

Unlimited


Cloth : Maya Cloth Garment Simulation

cpButton cpConstraint cpProperty cpSolver
cpCollision cpPanel cpSeam cpTool