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Automating Tasks Using MAXScript in 3ds Max

by Tanya Wiesner

Throughout these 3ds Max tutorials you'll learn how to automate tasks within 3ds Max to help boost your productivity. Software required: 3ds Max 2014.

What you'll learn

Throughout these 3ds Max tutorials you'll learn how to automate tasks within 3ds Max to help boost your productivity. You'll be introduced to the 3ds Max's native scripting language called MAXScript and learn about the tools and knowledge needed to begin automating processes within your pipeline. Those are just a few of the many topics that will be covered. Some other popular highlights include: Overview of MAXScript listener, Methods of Collection, Flow of Execution, Loops, Variable, and Interface Creation. Software required: 3ds Max 2014.

About the author

Tanya Wiesner is a Minnesota based artist who started out her career working with traditional mediums. Her passion for art, movies, and video games led her to study and develop her skills as a digital artist and further progress into the field of programming. Today, she is a technical artist with Zivix LLC and still works on freelance projects on the side.

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