Thank you for downloading Autodesk® Revit® 2014 Interoperability for Autodesk® 3ds Max® and 3ds Max® Design 2014 Update 1.
This readme contains the latest information regarding the installation and use of this update. It is strongly recommended that you read this entire document before you apply the update to your licensed copy of Autodesk® 3ds Max® or 3ds Max® Design 2014, either as a standalone product or as part of a product suite. Such as: Autodesk® Building Design Suite 2014 Ultimate or Autodesk® Building Design Suite 2014 Premium software. For reference, you should save this readme to your hard drive or print a copy.
This update is for the following Autodesk products running on all supported operating systems. Be sure to install the correct update for your software.
Autodesk 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design 2014
Autodesk Design or Creation Suites 2014
(Note that this Update will only update the Revit 2014 Interoperability for 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design portion of your suite product.)
As you prepare to install this update, keep the following in mind:
During installation, you may be prompted for the original installation media or a network image. In order to apply this update, you must have administrative privileges to install and uninstall products.
Under some circumstances, you may be asked to provide the original installation source. If you installed Autodesk 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design 2014 from the DVD or USB, you will be asked to insert the disk or USB during installation of the update. Please have the disk or USB available before starting.
If you downloaded and installed Autodesk 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design 2014 from the web and later deleted the extracted files (Installed by default to Program Files\Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2014\Download), the update will not be able to continue. In that case, you should follow the below procedure:
- Obtain the Web download file and save it to your computer.
- Double click the download file and allow it to extract its files, noting where they are being saved.
- When the Autodesk 3ds Max or 3ds Max Design 2014 installer screen appears, click "Cancel".
- Continue with update installation as described in the Installation Instructions.
Special command line switches are available for administrators. The full list can be obtained by running the update with the /? Switch.
/q - Suppresses the completion message after this update is applied. This is useful if you use a script or batch file to apply this update to multiple computers.
/e - Extracts the MSP file from the update executable.
Follow these instructions to install this update on a single computer.
Note: This update cannot be uninstalled to revert Autodesk Revit 2014 Interoperability for 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design to its pre-update state. If you need to remove the update, please uninstall Autodesk 3ds Max or 3ds Max Design 2014 and then reinstall it.
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