Posted on Nov 21, 2008 | Last Updated Sep 4, 2012
Fix to dark render problem in 3ds Max 2009 where render looks fine in preview render window but not the final output file.
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Posted on Jun 7, 2009 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
You cannot use a material using the Strauss Shader when trying to output to the diffuse map with Render To Texture in 3DS Max 2010.
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Posted on Mar 6, 2010 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
When you install 3D Studio Max 2010, it does not automatically install any Particle Flow Presets. They are available in the Samples DVD that ships with Max. Here is how to install them.
3ds max, particle flow, presets, studio
Posted on Feb 26, 2014 | Last Updated Feb 26, 2014
Newsletter about 2013, including various losses in our family and other news.
2013, loss, death, dad, dog, opportunities
Posted on Nov 2, 2008 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
After updating your nVidia graphics driver to Forceware 178.24 you may have experienced black screen problems in the game Battlefield 2142. Here is the fix.
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Posted on Jan 8, 2009 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
Here is a solution to your problem if you are building an application in Flex 3 that uses the VideoDisplay component and the results fail to work in Internet Explorer and Chrome but mysteriously work in Firefox.
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Posted on Apr 20, 2009 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
A video tutorial on using the Viewport Canvas tool in 3D Studio Max 2010. The video demonstrates painting directly onto geometry as well as using 3rd party paint applications such as Photoshop and Corel PHOTO-PAINT.
Viewport canvas, 3ds max, painting, texture, texturing, 3d paint
Posted on May 12, 2009 | Last Updated May 1, 2013
Download the SMD Collision Mesh Prep Tool for 3D Studio Max and learn how to use it.
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