Author Topic: Baking documentation and guides  (Read 7994 times)

When posting in this forum to ask for help, make sure to check the baking documentation first since it covers common issues and mistakes and offer solutions to them.

The documentation is available here: Technical Baking Documentation .

It covers the following main topics:
  • Getting Started:
    What is baking, compatibility, etc.
  • Bakers Settings:
    Common parameters and baker specific parameters.
  • Guides:
    Error message explanations, performances and optimizations, best practices, etc.
  • Features:
    Matching by name, GPU Raytracing, Tangent Space, etc.
  • Common Questions:
    How to export the bakes, difference between OpenGL/DirectX, etc.
  • Common Issues:
    Aliasing, seams, baker failing, etc.
Don't forget your log file. It can be exported from the Help menu of the software.
Fabrice Piquet aka Froyok. Product Manager, Technical Artist and Documentation at Adobe.