Join Randi Derakhshani for an in-depth discussion in this video Selecting objects, part of Getting Started with 3ds Max.
In this lesson, we'll take a look at the different ways that you can select and …deselect objects. 3DS max has a rich tool set of ways to …select objects to taylor your workflow to what works best for you in any given situation. …You'll learn how to select multiple objects easily, adjust your selection by …adding or removing objects, as well as how to select objects by name. …In the main toolbar, we start here at the Select Object tool. …The Select Object tool is very specific, it selects objects.…
I can come in here to a scene. Click on any object I want. …Now, if I would like to select multiple objects I can click and drag a selection …box around those objects. Any object that is touching, this, …selection box, will be selected. This is what we call a Crossing Selection. …It's the default. If we would like to change that, up here, …is the, Window, Crossing, Button, or Toggle.…
Crossing, is the one we had, and Window means that, the object has to be entirely …inside the scene, in order for it to be selected. …
- The interface and navigation
- Creating and manipulating objects
- Working with modifiers
- Vertex, edge, and border modeling
- Working in Element mode
- Editable polys and NURMS
- Creating 3D shapes from 2D shapes
- Vertex sub-object editing for splines
- Lathing and lofting splines
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Exploring 3ds Max
2. The Interface and Navigation
3. Creating and Manipulating Objects
4. Working with Modifiers
Using an FFD modifier8m 47s
5. Poly Modeling
6. Spline Modeling
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