This 3ds Max blog is a team effort by Nicolas Holst, Lee Montgomery, Vishnu Ramdass and Anil Choudhary.
A couple of lines of MaxScript that will help you check for missing files in your 3ds Max files
Get them from the Autodesk Application Manager or from the Autodesk downloads site
A simple approach at animating a cab with a trailer along a path
An updated version of the script that only removes those custom attributes that have no definition.
Read on if there are lots of custom attributes listed in the Track View Curve Editor and you want to get rid of them
The docked Scene Explorer currently breaks rendering as a service, read on for the workaround.
So you don't have to redo your UI customisations
When running the Backburner Server as a service you may get the error: 3dsmax adapter error: 3dsmax.exe process no response