MaxStationhttp://area.autodesk.comThe MaxStation blog covers tips and tricks, updates and bit of MAXScripting.Mon, 29 May 2017 05:40:12 UTCStarting Stingray project with a specific levelanilbhaiStarting Stingray project with a specific level to ensure it opens with the level you want and are currently working onTue, 23 May 2017 03:01:51 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?7/rk132-sr7ew-sfri5-zb34q:363x161d.pnghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/a7-starting-stingray-project-with-a-specific-level-from-your-current-projectChanging the thumbnail of a Stingray project from default for easier identification of projectsanilbhaiWe are going to replace the default thumbnail of a project with a custom image so that it stands out in the Project Manager in Stingray.Thu, 18 May 2017 02:21:48 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?e/6qb84-brx51-y4icn-af21e:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/a6-changing-thumbnail-of-the-stingray-project-from-default-for-easier-identification-of-projectsAdding assets from 3ds Max into StingrayanilbhaiIn this post we will add some a neon sign created in 3ds Max to Stingray projectThu, 11 May 2017 10:35:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?5/j7q68-v7d06-7smg3-5j6iz:363x161d.pnghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/a5-adding-assets-from-3ds-max-into-stingrayOpening a Revit Live project file in StingrayanilbhaiGoing through the process of opening the Revit live project file in StingrayFri, 05 May 2017 02:10:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?6/k4u47-zv4et-46baf-ud37k:363x161d.pnghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/a4-opening-revit-live-file-into-stingraySending a Revit project to Revit LiveanilbhaiGoing through the process of taking a Revit project and publishing it to Revit LiveSat, 29 Apr 2017 11:32:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?4/q3gvg-bgg94-716jy-7t9bs:363x161d.pnghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/a3-export-from-revit-to-revit-liveRequired Autodesk software for this series of postsanilbhaiSetting up all required Autodesk software for this series of postsMon, 24 Apr 2017 06:26:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?4/ia324-zp1kz-pnyu2-x6f52:363x161d.pnghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/a2-required-autodesk-software-for-this-series-of-postsUsing Revit Live, Stingray, 3ds Max to explore design ideasanilbhaiExploring design ideas and guiding your journey with series of post on Revit to Live to Stingray to Max and backFri, 21 Apr 2017 05:13:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?d/rj1u8-u65g9-w17b6-xd0m1:363x161d.pnghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/a1-using-revit-live-stingray-3ds-max-to-explore-design-ideasIf you've previously ran the beta and are seeing strange behaviour in 3ds Max 2018...nicolas.holstExamples of which would be missing icons or missing file menu.Thu, 13 Apr 2017 11:46:17 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n327-if-youve-previously-ran-the-beta-and-are-seeing-strange-behaviour-in-3ds-max-2018Removing lots of animation layers using Maxscriptnicolas.holstManually removing lots of animation layers from trackview is not very nice, so we'll do this using MaxscriptTue, 11 Apr 2017 10:02:44 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n241-removing-lots-of-animation-layers-using-maxscript"import MaxPlus" gives the error "The specified module could not be found".nicolas.holstThis happens when there is a conflict between the Qt libraries on the system and those from 3ds Max 2017Mon, 03 Apr 2017 11:31:01 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n240-solution-for-when-import-maxplus-gives-the-error-the-specified-module-could-not-be-foundMAXScript getting an overview of what's in a 3ds Max scene filenicolas.holstA quick tool to help you identify which objects in a scene use up the most faces to help you focus what makes sense to optimize.Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:05:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n325-maxscript-getting-an-overview-of-whats-in-a-3ds-max-scene-fileNVIDIA mental ray and IRay rendering plugin for 3ds Max 2017nicolas.holstAn updated version is available that addresses both a crash with mr proxies from older files and the failure of the mental ray satellite service to start.Thu, 16 Feb 2017 05:35:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n239-nvidia-mental-ray-and-iray-rendering-plugin-for-3ds-max-2017Service Packs for 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design 2014 & 2015nicolas.holstService Pack 6 for 3ds Max & 3ds Max Design 2014 + Service Pack 4 for 3ds Max & 3ds Max Design 2015Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:41:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n238-service-packs-for-3ds-max-and-3ds-max-design-2014--2015Service Pack 4 for 3ds Max 2016 is availablenicolas.holstInstall it using the Autodesk Desktop App or download it from AKN.Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:00:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n327-service-pack-4-for-3ds-max-2016-is-availableService Pack 3 for 3ds Max 2017 is availablenicolas.holst3ds Max Service Pack 3 is available in the Autodesk Desktop App and on the Autodesk Knowledge NetworkFri, 30 Sep 2016 12:00:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n326-service-pack-3-for-3ds-max-2017-is-availableFixing incorrect Xref object positionsnicolas.holstFor files with X-Ref controllers that have an offset created in 3ds Max 2017 prior to SP3, OR created in 3ds Max 2016 or earlier but loaded and saved from 3ds Max 2017 prior to SP3, when loading them into 3ds Max 2017 SP3 and newer you will need to execute one of two Maxscript commands in order to get the transform stored in the X-Ref controllers.Fri, 30 Sep 2016 02:00:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n327-fixing-incorrect-xref-object-positionsMAXtoA - Arnold for 3ds Maxnicolas.holstLaunching at SIGGRAPH 2016, Arnold for 3ds Max (or MAXtoA) provides a bridge to the Arnold renderer from within the standard 3ds Max interface. Current v0.5 version of MAXtoA is a Preview Release.Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:38:17 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n324-maxtoa---arnold-for-3ds-maxService Pack 2 for 3ds Max 2017 is availablenicolas.holst3ds Max Service Pack 2 is available on the Autodesk Knowledge NetworkMon, 25 Jul 2016 09:49:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n323-service-pack-2-for-3ds-max-2017-is-availableART provides quick, photorealistic resultnicolas.holst3ds Max 2017 QuickTips : ART CPU-only operation, minimalistic settings and an image noise filter that can drastically reduce render times.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 02:11:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n322-art-provides-quick-photorealistic-resultART: Watch how simple it is! Try it nownicolas.holst3ds Max 2017 QuickTips : ARTMon, 18 Jul 2016 02:46:40 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/max-station/n321-art-watch-how-simple-it-is