Accessing the Reactor commands and controls


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Accessing the Reactor commands and controls

The Reactor controls and commands can be accessed in a handful of ways: Through the Animation pulldown menu at the top of the interface, dropping down to Reactor, then accessing the commands that are displayed to the right. Over in the Command panel, you can also access the Helper's tab, clicking then on the dropdown menu that starts with Standard, choosing halfway down Reactor. There's also a handy Quad menu that you can quickly access by holding down the Alt and Shift keys then right-clicking in any viewport, each of the commands you see having something to do with setting Reactor up.

The method of access that many animators choose to use starts by putting your mouse on the far right-hand side of the Main toolbar. In the empty area just at the right-hand side of the Render teapot, you then right-click. When the menu opens up, halfway down you choose Reactor. Now this brings up the Reactor toolbar, which many times works best after accessing by docking in one of a couple diff...

Accessing the Reactor commands and controls
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Accessing the Reactor commands and controls provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Steve Nelle as part of the Getting Started with Reactor in 3ds Max

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3D + Animation
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3ds Max
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