Create, modify, visualize, render, and analyze 3D models and scenes. Automate a wide range of actions to optimize your work, animate virtual characters, access scene data using a hierarchical view, combine textures, switch between two keying modes, and enable a wide range of plug-ins.
You can download 3ds Max 15.0 from our software library for free. The latest version of 3ds Max can be installed on PCs running Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8/10, both 32 and 64-bit. This PC program works with ".max" and ".chr" files. The actual developer of the software is Autodesk.
Our built-in antivirus scanned this download and rated it as virus free. The most frequent installer filenames for the software are: 3dsmax.exe, 3DS Max 7.exe, v3dsmax.exe, Run.exe and Notify.exe etc.
Also the software is known as "Autodesk 3ds Max 2008 32-bit", "Autodesk 3ds Max", "Autodesk 3ds Max 32-bit". 3ds Max lies within Photo & Graphics Tools, more precisely Viewers & Editors. The most popular versions of the tool 15.0, 14.0 and 13.0.
From the developer:
Autodesk 3ds Max provides a comprehensive, integrated 3D modeling, animation, and rendering solution for game developers, visual effects artists, and graphic designers. The fully integrated Character Animation Toolkit (CAT) provides an out-of-the-box advanced rigging and animation system.
You may want to check out more software, such as SimLab Sketchup Importer for 3ds Max, SimLab SketchUp exporter for 3ds Max or SimLab SolidWorks Importer for 3DS Max, which might be related to 3ds Max.
Used in tutorials
This tutorial describes the way to convert 3DS (.3ds) files to AutoCAD DXF (.dxf) format using AnyCAD Exchange3D 5.0.