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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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Easy: there is the numFrames value on the job object...
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After installing the Windows 8.1 update you can no longer import Inventor files in 3ds Max, the error you get is that the Autodesk Inventor Server Engine for 3ds Max isn't installed on the system.
Enabling "Show/Log Information(and Progress) Messages" leads to Backburner slowdown