Locating CAT features in the 3ds Max user interface


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Locating CAT features in the 3ds Max user interface

Now that we understand the basics of what CAT is, let's spend a few minutes becoming familiar with where its tools can be found within the 3ds Max UI. This will hopefully help us to access them with ease as we work our way through this course. Let's start with the Creation tab of the 3ds Max Command panel. This of course is over on the right-hand side of the interface. Let's just make sure that we are inside the Create tab by clicking on it, and then we want to drop down and come across and select our Helpers icon.

If we just click to drop down or expand our list inside the Helpers section, you can see we have a CAT Objects option. If we click to select this, it will reveal all of CAT's object creation tools. As we need to demonstrate how to access CAT controls in the UI, we want to select the CATParent option. And then to quickly create a CATParent object, we'll just left-mouse click in our viewport and drag. With the Helper in the scene, let's make sure we have it selecte...

Locating CAT features in the 3ds Max user interface
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Locating CAT features in the 3ds Max user interface provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Joel Bradley as part of the Getting Started with CAT Rigging Tools in 3ds Max

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3D + Animation
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3ds Max
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