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Optimize mesh - like Maya
show user profile  topofsteel
I use Max you 99% of what I do. I would like to find a way to optimize meshes like the reduce tool in Maya. Pro optimizer is good. But I need a way of retaining the vertices around the perimeter. I need to reduce a number of large meshes and have the edges match. Is there a tool like this? Thanks.
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9/27/2016 12:40:54 PM (last edit: 9/27/2016 12:40:54 PM)
show user profile  ccampbell
Pro optimize is about as good as it gets inside of 3ds max I think. You can check the box to protect borders or use material groups(which will work if you are not using this info for anything else.

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10/1/2016 12:51:55 AM (last edit: 10/1/2016 12:51:55 AM)
show user profile  9krausec
I've used this before to optimize dense meshes from CAD imports. Worked well (in Maya). Not free though.

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10/1/2016 1:46:43 AM (last edit: 10/1/2016 1:46:43 AM)
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