Suppress Warning Manager when Importing FBX?

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Fred Lewis

Jun 3, 2021, 11:26:00 PMJun 3
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Is there any way to suppress Maya's Warning Manager when importing an FBX file programmatically?  

I have a script that imports hundreds of FBX files one at a time, using pymel.core.system.importFile().  Works great but whenever Maya's Warning Manager pops up, that closes my progressWindow,.  I want to completely ignore warnings and errors, such as "Incomplete BindPose" for example.

Thanks in advance for any suggestions!

Fred Lewis

Jun 4, 2021, 12:38:06 AMJun 4
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I found the solution and posting here in case anyone else ever needs it. 

Just run this line before importing:
pm.other.FBXProperty('Import|AdvOptGrp|UI|ShowWarningsManager', '-v', 0) # disble the Warning Manager


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