MAX File Extension

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3ds Max Scene Format
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What is MAX file?

The .MAX format files comprise of the 3-dimensional scenes that are developed using the 3DS Max 3D modeling, depiction as well as animation programs. 3DS Max is also known as the 3D Studio Max. This version of the application also makes use of the .MAX file format. 

These files consist of various models with design elements, lighting effects, shading, animation, wire frames, textures and a lot more. Developers generally make use of the 3DS Max program to create graphics for television and video games as well as the movie media. 

Programs that support MAX file

Windows Windows

Conversion of a MAX file

When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the MAX extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of MAX file conversion to a different format.

File Conversions from MAX extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to MAX file

We hope we helped you solve the problem with the MAX file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.

What else may cause problems?

There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the MAX file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).

First - the MAX file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the MAX file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the MAX file should be solved.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the MAX file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).

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