To ensure the lessons
work as described, do these steps before beginning:
Window > Settings/Preferences > Preferences.
Click the Settings category and set the Time option
to Film (24 fps) so your animation
plays at the rate of 24 frames per second. Click the Save button.
- If you have not already done so, copy
the GettingStarted folder
from its installation location to your projects directory.
Then, set the GettingStarted directory
as your Maya project. For more information, see
Copying and setting the Maya project.
- Select the Animation menu
set. Unless otherwise noted, the directions in this chapter for
making menu selections assume you’ve already selected the Animation menu