WHERE DID IT GO?
Finding Your Content
In DAZ Studio 4.6
Free fully illustrated colorful 44-page tutorial in PDF
may be asking yourself, "Why can’t I find anything I have
Don’t let that get you down, because once you know where to look for
content and why it is there, you will be able to find it
faster. For those of
you tempted to respond with "anyone can perform a search", we say you
are absolutely correct. However, once the search results are
returned, many DS
users become a slave to the search engine because they do not know how
analyze/interpret the results. DAZ
Studio has been updated through the years to offer more features and a
professional looking user interface to keep pace with
4, the Smart Content tab was added to DAZ Studio which means just
another place to look for your content. But it’s not all that
once you are
accustomed to using it, you will find it quite nice.
getting into the technical reasons for separating content into the two
“Smart Content” and “Content Library”, suffice it to say that if you
installing content with metadata it will appear in
the Smart Content
tab. Additionally, digital artists creating “works for hire”
increase the efficiency of their production pipeline by learning to use
tabs in unison.
(especially for new users)
using the DAZ Install Manager (DIM)
to install content for use in DAZ Studio.
though DAZ has an organizational plan for DS specific content, in most
they allow the content creator to decide where content is to be located
hierarchy. The reason for this is most likely because when
content is created,
many of the files have dependencies on other files and have links to
location where they were originally placed by the content creator.
is where you might
expect to find content designed specifically for Genesis:
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