Overview of the new Maya interface


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Overview of the new Maya interface

Without a doubt, the most noticeable new feature in Maya 2011 is the updated interface. Probably the biggest change in the interface is the color scheme. Now, Autodesk has made Maya 2011 a lot darker and they have also added this kind of nice gradient in the viewports. Now, this just makes it a little bit easier on the eyes. Now, in terms of how much the interface has changed, it really hasn't changed all that much. In fact, I have got Maya 2010 open here, and you can see that, well, pretty much everything is in the same place.

The only thing about Maya 2010 is that it's a lot brighter. So if I minimize this, you can see how pretty much everything is in the same place. You still have your menu sets here, we still have our shelves, we still have controls for the viewports, navigation is identical, and everything is pretty much in the same place. But there are some other subtle interface tweaks under the hood that you'll notice as you go through Maya and I'll be showing you ...

Overview of the new Maya interface
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Overview of the new Maya interface provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Maya 2011 New Features

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3D + Animation
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Maya
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