How To Create Keyframes In Auto Key Mode In 3Ds Max 2015


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Creating keyframes in Auto Key mode

3ds Max provides another method for creating animation, and that is Auto Key mode. And when you're in Auto Key mode, almost anything that you do in the program is going to create key frame. So it's one of those modes that you need to be careful with because if you're not paying attention, you can accidentally start creating animation on things you didn't mean to. A really common error that people make and that I've made myself many times, is leave the Auto Key button on and start working on materials, and actually animate the materials accidentally.

So, if you use Auto Key just be very aware of whether it's on or off. To enable it, just click on the Auto Key button here. And as soon as that's on, as I said, literally almost anything that you do is going to start creating key frames. Not just position, rotation, but things like object parameters and materials. It's all keyable, which is amazing, but again Auto Key is, you know, kind of a dangerous tool because if you'...

Creating keyframes in Auto Key mode
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Creating keyframes in Auto Key mode provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Aaron F. Ross as part of the 3ds Max 2015 Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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3ds Max
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