Setting up the 3ds Max project structure


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Setting up the 3ds Max project structure

We have set up the scene files for this course using 3ds Max's built-in file management tools-- namely, its use of a project folder structure. This means you'll be able to quickly and easily access each of the scene files from inside the 3ds Max application without running into any problems. In this video we are going to quickly walk you through correctly setting up your 3ds Max project folder so as to take advantage of this file management setup, and thereby make using the downloadable exercise files that much easier.

The first thing we need to do is perform a quick check on our 3ds Max preferences. To do this, let's come up to the Customize menu at the top of our user interface, left-mouse click, come down, and select the Preferences option. Inside the Preference Settings dialog we need to make certain we are in the Files tab and then we want to make certain that we have a check in this Convert local file paths to Relative option. Once we have that, we can just select OK. Now...

Setting up the 3ds Max project structure
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Setting up the 3ds Max project structure provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Brian Bradley as part of the Creating Simulations in MassFX and 3ds Max

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3D + Animation
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3ds Max
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