3ds Max | Scripts

Advanced Sweep

7 votes

A curve-controlled scripted sweep modifier. As of now, both the Interpolation and Profile animation rollout UI items are just placeholders for non-implemented stuff. Using curve controls this way is pretty much experimental and as such, I wouldn't advise using this in production - better collapse it or make a pointcache and use that instead.

Select By Diffuse

1 vote

A script that selects all objects in the scene based on their diffuse color. This is most helpful for imported PDB files in which all the elements have unique materials, but share a diffuse.

Color can be chosen from object or by color picker.

Search Materials And Maps

11 votes

 

 

The script is also dockable and it has now a right click menu:

 

This MaxScript collecting all materials, maps and texture, it also allow to search materials, maps or textures by name. You can modify the texture path, also for multiple selections, and you can copy the selection to the material editor.

image to color

6 votes

This simple script help you to convert image to colors.

 — Manage hundreds of colors by only one material

 — Define wirecolor by image

 — create gradient material by node distance

 — create gradient wirecolor by node distance

(youtube) How to use this script

Modifier Modifier Zorb

273 votes

v 2.9.02: Added Octane and extra Final Render Lights to On/Off and Multiply Right click Menu

v 2.9.01: Added Multiply option to ALL modify properties window. Can now multiply existing values by a chosen value

v 2.8.03 Fixed Save preset bug (for plugins like ky_trails)

v 2.8.02 Fixed ini file bug stopping wondow for opening a 2nd time

v 2.8.00 Added Exclude text field for filtering by name. Editing Refrence targets Tab now working!!! This means you can mass edit FumeFX object settings such as speed multipliers and other FumeFX and TP properties that were previously impossible to edit!

Edit ALL modifiers, ALL objects, ALL Materials, All Controllers, ALL Shadow types and ALL atmospherics/Render Effects. Work in max from a "Class-centric" way rather than a per object way. Edit thousands of object's perameters, randomize thousands of seeds, enable thousands of modifiers and more with a few clicks!

General Features (applies to all modifiers, controllers, materails, shadows, atmos and render effects):

MASS EDIT: Mass edit one property on all nodes at once, You can specify an absolute value, a relative value, apply an absolute value to modify, or multiply a value

MASS RANDOMIZE: Randomize one property on all nodes at once

SELECT/DELETE BY CLASS: Select all objects with a meshsmooth, or all spheres or all objects with a path constraint etc

FULL INSTANCE/REFRENCE TOOLS: Make all objects/modifiers of a class or selection instances. Make Base object refrences. replace base objects with another obj (eg make all selected boxes an instance of a vrax proxie.) Available for Modifiers and Base objects only ATM.

LOAD/SAVE PRESETS: Load and save presets in xml format for modifiers, objects, etc.

Specific Features (Can be done to All or selected):

Modifiers: Enable, Disable, Enable in viewport, Disable in viewport.

PointCache Modifiers: Set ranges, Set path, Flush path, Reload, Record.

FumeFX: Simulate, Load settings

Lights: Turn all, selected, selected classes on or off. Multiply all light vlaues.

Xref Object: Merge object

Materials: Show/Hide In Viewport:  Shows the material in the viewport. Doesnt work with texture maps yet.

Bitmap Gamma: Mass edit the bitmap load gamma settings. Choose auto or an overide value. Max 2014+

Spring Controller: Modifyspring controller settings (Needs its own section as springs are controlled differently with maxscript).

Merge Xref Controller:  Merges All/Selected controllers

MFRender

7 votes

MFRender



render multiple max files very easy with this script.

 

how to use :

Drag this script in Max or run via MAXScript -> Run Script.

Render settings will be used from the files unless you overwrite them.

If you need more info, just comment. I hope the interface is obvious.

UniAttach-Detacher

16 votes

v.2.81
After detach Selected current object
Fixed bug of multiattach objects

Using single hotkey for Attach/Detach
Используя единственную горячую кнопку для Attach/Detach

Align Slice Modifier Gizmo(Plane) to 3 points

3 votes

The script allows you to pick 3 points in the scene. The slice gizmo of the slice modifier of the selected object will be aligned to the picked points. When you run the script the SNAP will be automatically turned ON.

Requested here: http://www.scriptspot.com/forums/3ds-max/scripts-wanted/align-slice-modi...

Maxscript Encrypt and Protect

4 votes

......
I wrote a tool to protect the script source code from being easily viewed.
It's free, and you can use it in your business scripts.
Enjoy:)
This is the first time I posted a post in this forum,Merry Christmas and a happy newyear.

>>> A
Load source code into memory to run,You can't use these keywords in your code :
getSourceFileName ,getThisScriptFilename ,getSourceFileOffSet ,getSourceFileLine

>>> B
!!! QuickBMS can't decrypt this encryption, because it is the
.Ms format!
.Ms format!

Max Defaults

11 votes

Objects and modifiers defaults

  - New version - save defaults / presets and automatically load them on create object or add modifier
  - up to 8 defaults / presets - just Ctrl, Alt, Shift combination
.
  - Now also without Ctrl, Alt, Shift
.

This script saves and loads not accessible Max Defaults. It automaticaly starts with your 3ds Max and works in background.

It saves selected values of modifiers as your defaults / presets and load them while adding new modifier

It can copy / paste modifier properties to other max instance !

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