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This 3ds Max blog is a team effort by Nicolas Holst, Lee Montgomery, Vishnu Ramdass and Anil Choudhary.

Importing SketchUp 2013 and 2014 files in 3ds Max
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Importing SketchUp 2013 and 2014 files in 3ds Max

Posted 27 March 2014 9:44 am by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

Workaround to import newer SketchUp files.

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New feature videos for 3ds Max 2015
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New feature videos for 3ds Max 2015

Posted 24 March 2014 2:25 pm by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

All the new feature videos for 3ds Max 2015 in one post

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Service Pack 5 for 3ds Max 2014 & 3ds Max Design 2014 is available
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Service Pack 5 for 3ds Max 2014 & 3ds Max Design 2014 is available

Posted 14 March 2014 9:09 am by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

Service Pack 5 replaces Service Pack 4, download it from the Autodesk Knowledge Network

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3.18.14
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3.18.14

Posted 12 March 2014 12:46 pm by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

In case you missed it...

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Using After Effects Creative Cloud with 3ds Max 2014
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Using After Effects Creative Cloud with 3ds Max 2014

Posted 6 March 2014 9:35 am by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

Quick instructions on how to get After Effects Create Cloud working with 3ds Max 2014

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3ds Max Sneak Peek
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3ds Max Sneak Peek

Posted 5 March 2014 9:56 am by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

It's'that time of year again!

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Unknown error when rendering with Backburner
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Unknown error when rendering with Backburner

Posted 4 March 2014 12:06 pm by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

On some machines you may get an unknown error when rendering using Backburner

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mental ray Fatal Error with Double Sided material
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mental ray Fatal Error with Double Sided material

Posted 27 February 2014 5:06 am by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

Any scene containing a double sided material with specific settings will cause a mental ray fatal error if GI is enabled. Settings for the Double Sided material: -Translucency higher than 0 -Either the Facing or Back material disabled (unchecked) or containing no material in the slot

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Service Pack 4 for 3ds Max 2014/3ds Max Design 2014 is available - UPDATE: SP4 has been taken down
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Service Pack 4 for 3ds Max 2014/3ds Max Design 2014 is available - UPDATE: SP4 has been taken down

Posted 25 February 2014 8:52 am by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

Download it from the Autodesk Knowledge Network

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Finding the number of frames in a job using MaxScript
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Finding the number of frames in a job using MaxScript

Posted 24 February 2014 12:47 pm by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

Easy: there is the numFrames value on the job object...

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