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Old 19-04-2007, 12:39 AM   #1
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Default Plugin for importing 3ds

I can't import a .3ds file into maya.What plugin do I need to do that?
I checked the plugin manager in maya but there's no such thing.
Please help!
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you need to download and install Maya bonus tools from autodesk then load the 3dsImport.mll in the plugin manager.
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Old 19-04-2007, 05:27 AM   #4
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is there a 3ds export lol because i hate exporting objs and importing them into max because they always give me problems with normals. anyways i never knew bonus tools has that mll, lol i use bonus tools all the time and never checked. well i cant now without my comp but you know what i mean lol sweet, thanks for the help
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turbo if you load the 3dsImport.mll then 3ds also becomes available as an export option too.
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I downloaded the Maya Bonus Tolls but it just won't let me Open the installer.
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