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Gerald Hapeman
Inverse Kinematics Duik problem
on Jul 18, 2013 at 7:15:02 pm

I'm sure an easy fix, but I don't know why the heck I'm getting this warning every time: "Select the bones and controller before creating IK" Frustrating, as I've followed several online tutorials who do this with Duik's, including the wonderful Andrew Devis's here on CC, but I keep running into this error message. I'm not using shapes, but the puppet tool. I've created them from finger tip, wrist, elbow to shoulder tip, using only 4 Puppet pins... Parented them correctly, followed the chain to controller and Walla - I still get that annoying message! What am I doing wrong!? I'm sure it's very simple and I'm just not seeing it! PLEASE HELP!!

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Ridley Walker
Re: Inverse Kinematics Duik problem
on Jul 19, 2013 at 3:08:40 am

Without seeing your file I'm guessing. However its more than likely that one of the following isn't correct:

1) the parenting order

2) the selection order (finger, wrist, elbow, shoulder, controller)

3) You have not set up the IK with the correct controller.

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