Using project folders


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Using project folders

Finally, in order to properly use the 3ds Max project folders I need to set my project folder to whatever project I'm currently working on. So 3ds Max has that series of folders with all those funny names like scenes and scene assets and so on. By default, the project folder is in the My Documents folder. But what I want to do is I want to point 3ds Max at the Exercise Files for the course. So, to set a project folder I can do this in a couple of ways.

One is from the Application menu here, and under Manage I've got Set Project Folder. I can also do this from the icon on this caption bar here. So the one in the far right is showing me the current path to my project folder, and you'll see it says, Users\ Aaron Ross\Documents\3dsMax. That's the default location is the current user's My Documents folder, and then there is a folder created there called 3ds Max.

So what I am going to do is I am going to reassign my current project to be the Exercise Files for this course. So...

Using project folders
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Using project folders 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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