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rockworldmi
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3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

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05-12-2013 07:44 AM

Hi All,

 

Why there is no Mac os x system requirement under 2014 max? or are they releasing mac osx native verison ?

 

Regards,

 

Jay.

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DarrenP
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Re: 3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

05-12-2013 11:22 AM in reply to: rockworldmi
no there has never been a 3ds max for the mac
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powellluke
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Re: 3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

05-13-2013 05:18 PM in reply to: DarrenP

Is Autodesk ever going to produce a version for Mac- if Autodesk can do it for AutoCAD (Mac version), why can't they do it for 3dsMax or any other software? Just curious :smileyvery-happy:

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rockworldmi
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Re: 3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

05-15-2013 07:55 PM in reply to: rockworldmi

Well yes.. also if for mac not possible i think for like Maya make it for Linux. 

 

Regards,

Jay.

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rockworldmi
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Re: 3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

06-01-2013 12:27 AM in reply to: rockworldmi
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philip.s
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Re: 3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

06-03-2013 05:59 PM in reply to: rockworldmi

Hi Jay!

 

I'm looking into the possibility of updating the system requirements page and will definitely keep you updated.

 

Another good source of relevant information in this case is our Mac Compatible Products page.



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hardikdim2001
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Re: 3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

07-22-2013 12:55 AM in reply to: rockworldmi

I am using autodesk products from last 5 years and i find it very annoying that they dont have any mac version for 3ds max.

autodesk should look after the need of designers as creating a 3d work in mac work is more satisfying than in windows.

I am sure many designers like me should be looking for 3ds max mac version.

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jamessawle
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Re: 3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

08-08-2013 05:43 AM in reply to: rockworldmi

We made the move from Windows to OSX earier this year, we did this because we were fed up with Windows systems runnig like dogs, too much spam and virus's, We found that maya runs so much faster and is more stable on OSX, we would like to take on 3DS Max for the Corporate and broadcast work, but even if they do end up releasing a OSX version, the same issues will be aparent, the lack of plugins being the major one. There are loads available from all the big software developers for Windows and even Linux, but OSX does seem to be an after thought which is a real shame, I hope it will get there, we find OSX the best for speed and stability and ease of use, as a facility, we will never return to Windows.  

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yasira_f
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Re: 3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

11-07-2013 07:12 AM in reply to: rockworldmi

hello!

 

I have been reading the post and I went to the update page of programs for mac, I am about to buy a laptop for 3ds max design 2014 and best I saw has OS X Mountain Lion operating system, is still the max not up for mac? please HELP!!!!!!!!!!

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DarrenP
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Re: 3DS Max 2014 for mac OSX

11-07-2013 07:53 AM in reply to: yasira_f

yasira_f wrote:

hello!

 

I have been reading the post and I went to the update page of programs for mac, I am about to buy a laptop for 3ds max design 2014 and best I saw has OS X Mountain Lion operating system, is still the max not up for mac? please HELP!!!!!!!!!!



read the system requirements its on autodesk website

http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/ps/dl/item?siteID=123112&id=15458146&linkID=9241177

 

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