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ADNpati
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.adsklib

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09-09-2012 03:48 PM

Hi There,

 

Is there any way we can use .adsklib (library file from inventor) from inventor in 3ds max as mateliarl library???

Please help me with this.

 

Thanks..

 

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Re: .adsklib

11-06-2012 12:08 PM in reply to: ADNpati

To pile on this question, can I export a DWG 3D file from Revit and provide a person using 3D Max the adsklib file and have the materials mapped?

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Re: .adsklib

12-11-2012 04:53 PM in reply to: ADNpati

we cant use .adsklib in max but I found a way to get custom inventor materials to 3ds max matelrials and to layers

 

we have to use STANDARD AUTODESK MATERIAL items.

Copy a STANDARD AUTODESK MATERIAL and remane it required custom name and flick with changes you want. 

 

And when you open the Inventor file with custom materials applied in 3ds max, you will see the Autodesk standard material name in layers and you can do from there

 

If anybody want a detail procedure reply me.

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Re: .adsklib

02-24-2014 03:14 AM in reply to: ADNpati
Hi ADNpati ..
Let me see if i understand correct ..
So i rename and edit a standard material to make it customised. When i open the file in 3DS i lose the customisation but the original standard material definition is retained.
Have i understood correct?
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Re: .adsklib

02-25-2014 01:52 PM in reply to: mitcham_boy

Hey,

 

Yes, thats correct. you will see Autodesk Standard Material name in Autodesk 3ds max Layers. 

 

 

If my solution seems to remedy your problem, Some KUDOS..!!

Mechanical Engineer
Inventor Applications Engineer

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