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*Dennis Jeffrey
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Re: Inventor and 3D Studio Max - why must they both be installed???

08-05-2008 06:38 AM in reply to: Josh_Petitt
If you install ACADM 2009, then you only have ACADM. If you skip that
install, then you can install MDT 2009 after youu have downloaded it from
Autodesk or ordered the free 2 DVD set online. However, you could use an
earlier MDT version with STEP

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wrote in message news:5998452@discussion.autodesk.com...
Dennis,

So what will you do in the 2009 world.
I just noticed that MDT did not install, only Acad and Mech.
*Dennis Jeffrey
Message 12 of 15 (132 Views)

Re: Inventor and 3D Studio Max - why must they both be installed???

08-05-2008 06:38 AM in reply to: Josh_Petitt
I agree....

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Dennis Jeffrey, Autodesk Inventor Certified Expert
Autodesk Manufacturing Implementation Certified Expert.
Instructor/Author/Sr. App Engr.
AIP 2008 SP2, AIP 2009 PcCillin AV
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wrote in message news:5998458@discussion.autodesk.com...
>I always export from IV to Mechanical Desktop, then do a 3DSout.

why must there be extra steps? It seems that Inventor<=>Alias is getting
all the attention, but 3DS has been around forever and there are LOTS of
users. Why not Inventor<=>3DS?
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raymondlee306
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Registered: ‎07-02-2008
Message 13 of 15 (132 Views)

Re: Inventor and 3D Studio Max - why must they both be installed???

08-05-2008 06:44 AM in reply to: Josh_Petitt
i just did this last night, MAX will recognize a Stereo image file "STL" saves few steps
*Bob S.
Message 14 of 15 (132 Views)

Re: Inventor and 3D Studio Max - why must they both be installed???

08-05-2008 06:55 AM in reply to: Josh_Petitt
So what ever happened to the direct importer's that 3DS had
for Inventor? I remember playing with that back around IV6
and whatever version of 3DS was out then. Did they stop
providing that (it was a plugin if I remember right)?

raymondlee306 wrote:
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JimBeard3129
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Registered: ‎10-27-2006
Message 15 of 15 (59 Views)

Re: Inventor and 3D Studio Max - why must they both be installed???

02-07-2012 08:45 AM in reply to: Josh_Petitt

wow, never heard of 3dsout command. Are you sure about that command? you must mean igesout or stepout, right?

 

 

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