Explode Geometry for 3ds Max

Win64, English

This plug-in can be used to choose one or more nodes in the scene and create "exploded" geometry.

General Usage Instructions

Choose the menu option from Exchange Store menu "Explode Selected Geometry"

First select the nodes that you want to explode (you have an option to maintain the original geometry if desired). From the UI element that you assigned the plug-in action to, select it and a dialog will come up.

Select the options, and then select "Explode Selected Geometry". You can choose to create three or four sided objects as a result of the explode operation.

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Commands

Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

Explode Selected Geometry

Choose the menu option from Exchange Store menu "Explode Selected Geometry"

Explode Selected Geometry

Choose the menu option from Exchange Store menu "Explode Selected Geometry"

Explode Selected Geometry

Choose the menu option from Exchange Store menu "Explode Selected Geometry"

Installation/Uninstallation

If you have installed the previous version then please uninstall it before installing the new one.

The installer that ran when you downloaded this plug-in from Autodesk App Store has already installed the plug-in. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to activate the plug-in.

To uninstall this plug-in, click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features (Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1) and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information

Contact author if you would like the sample code behind this utility.

Known Issues

Contact

Author/Company Information

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Support Information

Version History

Version Number Version Description

2.0

Update release to include UI color matching and now supports 3ds Max(Design) 2015 and 2016.

1.0

This is the initial release of the plugin.

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