Monthly Archives: August 2012

Making Max Better: Object Properties 2.0

It’s always really bugged me that the ‘Object Properties’ tool is modal (that means it locks out max, you can’t change selection etc), someone posted on CGTalk the other day saying that it infuriated them and I thought, hang on … Continue reading

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GroupBoxes

Groups in 3dsmax have always bugged me, they cause headaches for scripting and rigging and I tell all our guys to avoid using them. We generally just link to helpers, so I came up with a simple idea of GroupBoxes … Continue reading

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Lesson 8: Scopes – Why has my script stopped working?

The whole concept of scopes confused me for a very very long time, I had no idea what it meant and I ran into so many problems which could have easily been solved if I simply understood the scope of … Continue reading

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