This manual installation guide for Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2011. This installation guide devided into 4 chapter and contains about stand alone installation, tools and utilities, network administration and deployment, troubleshooting. More information follow us the table of contents for Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2011 installation guide:
Chapter 1 Stand-Alone Installation
Differences Between 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design
Preparing for Installation
Recommended Minimum System Requirements
DVD or Electronic Download
Supported Operating Systems
32-bit and 64-bit Combinations
Calculating the Appropriate Swap File Setting
Administrative Permission Requirements
Mac Virtualization on Parallels Desktop
Locating Your Serial Number and Product Key
Minimize the Chances of Installation Failure
Documentation and Support
Install Documentation Set
Help and Tutorial Documentation Set 1
Installing and Running the Product
Installing 3ds Max/3ds Max Design .
Interrupting the Install Process
Registering and Activating Your Product
Obtain an Activation Code Online
Enter Your Activation Code to Register Online
Offline Registration and Activation
Launch 3ds Max/3ds Max Design
Automatic Install of DirectX 9.0c and 10 Updates
Installing Multiple or Bundled Products
Installing Additional Components
Installing Autodesk Backburner 2008.1
Autodesk Backburner for Managing and Monitoring Only
Installing Autodesk Material Libraries
Installing 3ds Max Composite
Configuring mental ray Satellites
Including Service Packs
Leaving Ports Open
Windows Theme Support
Customer Involvement Program (CIP)
Viewing the Essential Skills Movies
Watching the Movies from Autodesk.com
Starting Your Product with Command-Line Switches
Graphics Cards and Drivers
Reinstalling, Repairing, and Uninstalling the Product
Reinstall or Repair 3ds Max/3ds Max Design
Uninstall 3ds Max/3ds Max Design
Chapter 2 Tools and Utilities
Autodesk 3ds Max 2011 SDK
Autodesk 3ds Max 2011 SDK Help
Autodesk 3ds Max 2011 SDK Help for Visual Studio 2008 SP1
Autodesk Asset Locator
Autodesk Network Licensing Manager (Required for Network Licensing)
Autodesk Design Review
Installing Tools and Utilities
Chapter 3 Network Administration and Deployment
Prepare for a Network Deployment
System Requirements for Administrative Image
Choose an Installation Type
Create a Network Share
Network Tools and Your License Server
Configure Your Deployment
Items You Can Configure
Enter User and Product Information
Creating Log Files
What Is Silent Mode?
Choose a License Type
Location of Installs and Disk Space Requirements
Configuring mental ray Satellites
Install Additional Files (Optional)
Include Service Packs (Optional)
Components: Select Typical or Custom
Create a Default Deployment
Create a Custom Deployment
Modify a Deployment (Optional)
Point Users to the Administrative Image
Chapter 4 Troubleshooting
General Installation Issues
How can I check my graphics card driver to see if it needs to be updated?
What should I do if I run into graphics card issues during startup?
What is the benefit of using a network licensed version of the software?
How do I access my product documentation?
What is SAMreport-lite?
Where can I find the Deployment Checklist?
Where can I check if service packs are available for my software?
How do I extract an MSP file?
Where can I learn about InfoCenter, including search locations?
What are information channels?
What are RSS feeds and how do they benefit my installation?
Where do I find my server name?
What is an administrative image (MSI) file?
What is the impact of selecting all products for the administrative image, and can I add products later?
Uninstall and Maintenance Issues
Is it possible to change the installation folder when adding or removing features?
When should I reinstall the product instead of a repair?
Do I need my original disc(s) to reinstall my product?
When I uninstall my software, what files are left on my system?
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