miauu's Live Measure Pro

11 votes
Version: 
2.5
Date Updated: 
09/03/2018

miauu's Live Measure Pro provides several options for measuring various aspects of your scene - distances, areas, lengths, angles, sizes, axis difference, volumes, radius, diameter.
 
 
 

  • Each measurement can be controlled separately.
  • Export all measurements as a .txt file.
  • Add custom notes to each measurement.
  • Manual update or update in real time.
  • User defined colors and captions for the measurements.
  • Color coded.
  • The measurements are always facing the viewport/camera. 
  • Can keep track of your dimensions.
  • Save and Load all measurements with your scene. This will saves you time and the time of your colleagues. 
  • Fully functional mini UI.
  • Measurements can be written in the User Defined Properties of the object

Works best when the display driver is Nitrous(3dsMax 2012 +)

Known Issues:
- In 3ds Max 2009, 2010, 2011 the measurements in the viewport can flicker.

- In 3ds Max 2012 the Pixels on Screen measurements are not supported
- In 3ds Max 2017 the color of the text that shows measurements in the viewport can't be changed.
- In the .txt file with exported measurements some of the special signs as cubic meter, square meter,  angle will not be shown properly.

 The measurements, that are visible in the viewport can't be rendered.

This is a commersial script.

You can find more information here.

 

Version Requirement: 
3DS Max and 3DS Max Design 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012. 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
Other Software Required: 
dotNet 3.5
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miauu's Live Measure Pro version 2.5 is available.

Changelog:
FIX:
- the length of the selected spline segement is not updated in real time

Video demonstration:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zX9U-qkY9f0

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miauu's Live Measure Pro version 2.4

miauu's Live Measure Pro version 2.4 is available.

Changelog:
NEW:
- the whole length of selected line can be measured by pressing the [Measure Length/Area] button(the first button from let to right in the UI) with middle mouse button.

FIX:
- fixed error when the [Update] button is pressed and the length of spline have to be updated.
- error in 3ds max 2019.1 that prevents the script to run

Video demonstration:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ke0Su5ggtCA

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miauu's Live Measure Pro version 2.3.

miauu's Live Measure Pro is updated to version 2.3.

Changelog:

- in 3ds Max 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 the Area and Volume will be shown as "m2" for square meter and "m3" for cubic meter.

- added "copy to clipboard" - performing Ctrl+click over the measurement in the UI will copy only the numerical part of the measured value in the clipboard.

Video demonstration: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlcKLo8Cbh8

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miauu's Live Measure Pro version 2.2.

miauu's Live Measure Pro is updated to version 2.2.

Changelog:

- added support for 3ds Max 2019

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Where is the image?

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A QUESTION

Thank you for you work; I want to know if possible a command key for the 3dmax Tool XYZ Dimensions, or maybe a litle script for that... in the image you see marked with the *. Thank you!

hugo ayala

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miauu's Live Measure Pro version 2.1.

miauu's Live Measure Pro is updated to version 2.1.

Changelog:

   - added Write to User Defined Properties. Works this way:

1) click over the selected measurement with middle mouse button to add the text in the edit full info textbox in the User Defined Properties. The user can enter custom text if he wants.

2) click over the selected measurement with Ctrl+MMB to add the text in the Custom notes textbox and the text in the Full Info textbox.

- fixed the bug that erases all measurements when you press LiveMeasure button when there is already one opened.

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miauu's Live Measure Pro version 2.0

miauu's Live Measure Pro version 2.0 is available.

Changelog:
- Added support for 3ds Max 2018

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miauu's Live Measure Pro version 1.9

miauu's Live Measure Pro version 1.9 is available.

Changelog:
- Added:
- Display custom text for each measurement in the viewport.

Video demonstration: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X--DYT76Wq8

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Your suggestions are included in the last update. :)

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