Using the Custom UI and Defaults Switcher


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Using the Custom UI and Defaults Switcher

When you first launch a fresh install of 3ds Max, you will see the default user interface, and this is a very dark user interface. It's not my preference. I actually prefer to have a lighter user interface. I think that that is more conducive to teaching as well. So what I would like you to do is actually to change the user interface. You can do that by going to the Customize menu. It's very easy. All you have to do is go to Custom UI and Defaults Switcher, activate that, and you will get the pop-up dialog.

This dialog serves two functions. On the left you can change the tool options. So, for example, depending on what industry you are working on, you might choose a different tool option. So for people working in media and entertainment, generally, usually you will just use the default Max settings. If you are an architect, you might choose the DesignVIZ.mentalray setting. For this course, we will leave it at just the standard generic Max setting. But over here on the right is the ot...

Using the Custom UI and Defaults Switcher
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Using the Custom UI and Defaults Switcher provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Aaron F. Ross as part of the 3ds Max 2011 Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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3ds Max
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