3ds max shortcut keys

3ds max shortcut keys

3ds max shortcut keys. Remember this & enjoy extremely faster working in 3ds max. Enjoy……..

Function

Keyboard shortcut

Main UI

Adaptive Degradation Toggle

O

Align

Alt+A

Angle Snap Toggle

A

Arc Rotate View Mode

Ctrl+R

Auto Key Mode Toggle

N

Background Lock Toggle

Alt+Ctrl+B

Backup Time One Unit

,

Bottom View

B

Camera View

C

Clone

Ctrl+V

Cycle Active Snap Type

Alt+S

Cycle Selection Method

Ctrl+F

Cycle Snap Hit

Alt+Shift+S

Default Lighting Toggle

Ctrl+L

Delete Objects

.

Disable Viewport

D

Display as See-Through Toggle

Alt+X

Environment Dialog Toggle

8

Expert Mode Toggle

Ctrl+X

Fetch

Alt+Ctrl+F

Forward Time One Unit

.

Front View

F

Go to End Frame

End

Go to Start Frame

Home

Help

F1

Hide Cameras Toggle

Shift+C

Hide Geometry Toggle

Shift+G

Hide Grids Toggle

G

Hide Helpers Toggle

Shift+H

Hide Lights Toggle

Shift+L

Hide Particle Systems Toggle

Shift+P

Hide Shapes Toggle

Shift+S

Hide Space Warps Toggle

Shift+W

Hold

Alt+Ctrl+H

Isometric User View

U

Left View

L

Lock User Interface Toggle

Alt+0

Material Editor Toggle

M

Maximize Viewport Toggle

Alt+W

MAXScript Listener

F11

New Scene

Ctrl+N

Normal Align

Alt+N

Open File

Ctrl+O

Pan View

Ctrl+P

Pan Viewport

I

Percentage Snap Toggle

Shift+Ctrl+P

Perspective User View

P

Place Highlight

Ctrl+H

Play Animation

/

Quick Align

Shift+A

Quick Render

Shift+Q

Redo Scene Operation

Ctrl+Y

Redo Viewport Operation

Shift+Y

Redraw All Views

`

Render Last

F9

Render Scene Dialog Toggle

F10

Restrict Plane Cycle

F8

Restrict to X

F5

Restrict to Y

F6

Restrict to Z

F7

Save File

Ctrl+S

Scale Cycle

Ctrl+E

Select All

Ctrl+A

Select Ancestor

PageUp

Select and Move

W

Select and Rotate

E

Select By Name

H

Select Child

PageDown

Select Children

Ctrl+PageDown

Select Invert

Ctrl+I

Select None

Ctrl+D

Selection Lock Toggle

Spacebar

Set Key Mode

Set Keys

K

Shade Selected Faces Toggle

F2

Show Floating Dialogs

Ctrl+`

Show Main Toolbar Toggle

Alt+6

Show Safeframes Toggle

Shift+F

Show Selection Bracket Toggle

J

Snap To Frozen Objects Toggle

Alt+F2

Snaps Toggle

S

Snaps Use Axis Constraints Toggle

Alt+D, Alt+F3

Sound Toggle

\

Spacing Tool

Shift+I

Spot/Directional Light View

Shift+4

Sub-object Level Cycle

Insert

Sub-object Selection Toggle

Ctrl+B

Top View

T

Transform Gizmo Size Down

Transform Gizmo Size Up

=

Transform Gizmo Toggle

X

Transform Type-In Dialog Toggle

F12

Undo Scene Operation

Ctrl+Z

Undo Viewport Operation

Shift+Z

Update Background Image

Alt+Shift+Ctrl+B

View Edged Faces Toggle

F4

Viewport Background

Alt+B

Virtual Viewport Pan Down

NumPad 2

Virtual Viewport Pan Left

NumPad 4

Virtual Viewport Pan Right

NumPad 6

Virtual Viewport Pan Up

NumPad 8

Virtual Viewport Toggle

NumPad /

Virtual Viewport Zoom In

NumPad +

Virtual Viewport Zoom Out

NumPad –

Wireframe / Smooth+Highlights Toggle

F3

Zoom Extents All Selected

Z

Zoom Extents All

Shift+Ctrl+Z

Zoom Extents

Alt+Ctrl+Z

Zoom In 2X

Alt+Shift+Ctrl+Z

Zoom Mode

Alt+Z

Zoom Out 2X

Alt+Shift+Z

Zoom Region Mode

Ctrl+W

Zoom Viewport In

[, Ctrl+=

Zoom Viewport Out

], Ctrl+-

Snaps Action Table

Snap To Edge/Segment Toggle

Alt+F10

Snap To Endpoint Toggle

Alt+F8

Snap To Face Toggle

Alt+F11

Snap To Grid Points Toggle

Alt+F5

Snap To Midpoint Toggle

Alt+F9

Snap To Pivot Toggle

Alt+F6

Snap To Vertex Toggle

Alt+F7

Track View

Add Keys

A

Apply Ease Curve

Ctrl+E

Apply Multiplier Curve

Ctrl+M

Assign Controller

C

Copy Controller

Ctrl+C

Expand Object Toggle

O

Expand Track Toggle

Enter, T

Filters

Q

Lock Selection

Space

Lock Tangents Toggle

L

Make Controller Unique

U

Move Highlight Down

Down Arrow

Move Highlight Up

Up Arrow

Move Keys

M

Nudge Keys Left

Left Arrow

Nudge Keys Right

Right Arrow

Pan

P

Paste Controller

Ctrl+V

Scroll Down

Ctrl+Down Arrow

Scroll Up

Ctrl+Up Arrow

Snap Frames

S

Zoom Horizontal Extents Keys

Alt+X

Zoom

Z

Material Editor

Background

B

Backlight

L

Cycle 3X2, 5X3, 6X4 Sample Slots

X

Get Material

G

Go Backward to Sibling

Left Arrow

Go Forward to Sibling

Right Arrow

Go to Parent

Up Arrow

Make Preview

P

Options

O

Schematic View

Add Bookmark

B

Display Floater

D

Filters

P

Free All

Alt+F

Free Selected

Alt+S

Invert Selected Nodes

Ctrl+I

Move Children

Alt+C

Next Bookmark

Right Arrow

Previous Bookmark

Left Arrow

Rename Object

R

Select All Nodes

Ctrl+A

Select Children

Ctrl+C

Select None

Ctrl+D

Show Grid

G

Toggle Shrink

Ctrl+S

Use Connect Tool

C

Use Select Tool

S

Zoom Selected Extents

Z

ActiveShade

Close

Q

Draw Region

D

Render

R

Select Object

S

Toggle Toolbar (Docked)

Space

Video Post

Add Image Filter Event

Ctrl+F

Add Image Input Event

Ctrl+I

Add Image Layer Event

Ctrl+L

Add Image Output Event

Ctrl+O

Add New Event

Ctrl+A

Add Scene Event

Ctrl+S

Edit Current Event

Ctrl+E

Execute Sequence

Ctrl+R

New Sequence

Ctrl+N

NURBS

CV Constrained Normal Move

Alt+N

CV Constrained U Move

Alt+U

CV Constrained V Move

Alt+V

Display Curves

Shift+Ctrl+C

Display Dependents

Ctrl+D

Display Lattices

Ctrl+L

Display Shaded Lattice

Alt+L

Display Surfaces

Shift+Ctrl+S

Display Toolbox

Ctrl+T

Display Trims

Shift+Ctrl+T

Local Select Sub-Object By Name

Ctrl+H

Lock 2D Selection

Space

Select Next in U

Ctrl+Right Arrow

Select Next in V

Ctrl+Up Arrow

Select Previous in U

Ctrl+Left Arrow

Select Previous in V

Ctrl+Down Arrow

Select Sub-Object By Name

H

Set Tessellation Preset 1

Alt+1

Set Tessellation Preset 2

Alt+2

Set Tessellation Preset 3

Alt+3

Soft Selection

Ctrl+S

Switch To Curve CV Level

Alt+Shift+Z

Switch To Curve Level

Alt+Shift+C

Switch To Imports Level

Alt+Shift+I

Switch To Point Level

Alt+Shift+P

Switch To Surface CV Level

Alt+Shift+V

Switch To Surface Level

Alt+Shift+S

Switch To Top Level

Alt+Shift+T

Transform Degrade

Ctrl+X

Editable Poly

Bevel Mode

Shift+Ctrl+B

Border Level

3

Chamfer Mode

Shift+Ctrl+C

Connect

Shift+Ctrl+E

Constrain to Edges

Shift+X

Cut

Alt+C

Edge Level

2

Element Level

5

Extrude Mode

Shift+E

Face Level

4

Grow Selection

Ctrl+PageUp

Hide Unselected

Alt+I

Hide

Alt+H

Object Level

6

Quickslice Mode

Shift+Ctrl+Q

Repeat Last Operation

;

Select Edge Loop

Alt+L

Select Edge Ring

Alt+R

Shrink Selection

Ctrl+PageDown

Unhide All

Alt+U

Vertex Level

1

Weld Mode

Shift+Ctrl+W

Edit/Editable Mesh

Bevel Mode

Ctrl+V, Ctrl+B

Chamfer Mode

Ctrl+C

Cut Mode

Alt+C

Detach

Ctrl+D

Edge Invisible

Ctrl+I

Edge Level

2

Edge Turn

Ctrl+T

Element Level

5

Extrude Mode

Ctrl+E

Face Level

3

Polygon Level

4

Vertex Level

1

Weld Selected

Ctrl+W

Weld Target Mode

Alt+W

Edit Normals

Break Normals

B

Copy Normal

Ctrl+C

Edge Level

Ctrl+3

Face Level

Ctrl+4

Make Explicit

E

Normal Level

Ctrl+1

Object Level

Ctrl+0

Paste Normal

Ctrl+V

Reset Normals

R

Specify Normals

S

Unify Normals

U

Vertex Level

Ctrl+2

FFD

Switch To Control Point Level

Alt+Shift+C

Switch To Lattice Level

Alt+Shift+L

Switch To Set Volume Level

Alt+Shift+S

Switch To Top Level

Alt+Shift+T

Edit Poly

Bevel Mode

Shift+Ctrl+B

Border Level

3

Chamfer Mode

Shift+Ctrl+C

Connect

Shift+Ctrl+E

Constrain to Edges

Shift+X

Cut

Alt+C

Edge Level

2

Element Level

5

Extrude Mode

Shift+E

Grow Selection

Ctrl+PageUp

Hide Unselected

Alt+I

Hide

Alt+H

Object Level

6

Polygon Level

4

Quickslice Mode

Shift+Ctrl+Q

Repeat Last Operation

;

Select Edge Loop

Alt+L

Select Edge Ring

Alt+R

Shrink Selection

Ctrl+PageDown

Unhide All

Alt+U

Vertex Level

1

Weld Mode

Shift+Ctrl+W

Physique

Copy Envelope

Ctrl+C

Delete

Ctrl+D

Next

PageDown

Paste Envelope

Ctrl+V

Previous Selection Level

Shift+I

Previous

PageUp

Reset Envelopes

Ctrl+E

Unwrap UVW

Break Selected Vertices

Ctrl+B

Detach Edge Verts

D, Ctrl+D

Edit UVW’s

Ctrl+E

Filter Selected Faces

Alt+F

Freeze Selected

Ctrl+F

Get Face Selection From Stack

Alt+Shift+Ctrl+F

Get Selection From Faces

Alt+Shift+Ctrl+P

Hide Selected

Ctrl+H

Load UVW

Alt+Shift+Ctrl+L

Lock selected vertices

Space

Mirror Horizontal

Alt+Shift+Ctrl+N

Mirror Vertical

Alt+Shift+Ctrl+M

Move Horizontal

Alt+Shift+Ctrl+J

Move Vertical

Alt+Shift+Ctrl+K

Pan

Ctrl+P

Planar map faces/patches

Enter

Show Seams In Viewport

Alt+E

Snap

Ctrl+S

Texture Vertex Contract Selection

NumPad -, –

Texture Vertex Expand Selection

NumPad +, =

Texture Vertex Move Mode

Q

Texture Vertex Rotate Mode

Ctrl+R

Texture Vertex Weld Selected

Ctrl+W

Texture VertexTarget Weld

Ctrl+T

Unwrap Options

Ctrl+O

Update Map

Ctrl+U

Zoom Extents Selected

Alt+Ctrl+Z

Zoom Extents

X

Zoom Region

Ctrl+X

Zoom To Gizmo

Shift+Space

Zoom

Z

Crowd

Solve

S

Biped

Change Leg State

Alt+Ctrl+S

Collapse Move All Mode changes

Alt+M

Copy Posture

Alt+C

Fix Graphs

Alt+Ctrl+F

Lock Selected Keys (toggle)

Alt+Ctrl+L

Paste Posture Opposite

Alt+B

Paste Posture

Alt+V

Play Biped

V

Reset all limb keys

Alt+K

Scale In Transform (toggle)

Alt+Ctrl+E

Set Key

0

Set Range

Alt+R

Toggle Biped Keys in TrackBar

Alt+T

TV Select end of footsteps

Alt+D

TV Select entire foostep

Alt+S

TV Select start of foosteps

Alt+A

Quad Menu Sets

Animation

[Alt+RMB]

Lighting | Render

[Ctrl+Alt+RMB]

Modeling

[Ctrl+RMB]

Reactor

[Shift+Alt+RMB]

Snap

[Shift+RMB]

Viewports

V

 

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