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Sloth_Boy
09-19-2005, 02:44 AM
How do i convert a 3ds max file or .max file, to maya (.mb)???

Cheers!

Chris Bacon
09-19-2005, 12:14 PM
I think theres a plugin on the alias web site.......

Sloth_Boy
09-20-2005, 02:46 AM
Could you try and find it for me, i had a look but the alias site is very hard to navigate through. It looks good but not practicle, i hate those websites.

Anyway, can you have a look?

Cheers

AA_Tyrael
09-20-2005, 09:00 AM
He means the FBX plugin for Max

You cant convirt a max file to maya directly from what i know

Sloth_Boy
09-20-2005, 09:55 AM
How do i use it?

Do i open it in 3dsmax (which i have but not installed yet) thean save it as a fbx file and import it into maya or do i do it differently?

sylvexan
09-20-2005, 12:06 PM
Export your max file as .Obj formate and import it in maya.

Maven
09-20-2005, 12:10 PM
IMHO FBX is the best way to exchange models between apps.

Hamburger
09-20-2005, 12:34 PM
Download the FBX plugin for both Maya and Max (You'll need a free account). It's alot better to use than the .obj format.

http://www.alias.com/glb/eng/products-services/product_details.jsp?productId=1900004

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