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Hi, i would like to be able to view and freely move around an environment created in 3Ds max. can anyone suggest any tools/programs that i may be able to use to achieve this? many thanks,

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Well, I'll assume you don't mean write a viewer for it from scratch but rather use a 3rd party viewer. The thing that comes to mind is export it to a certain format then find a program using [google] to load that format, render it and allow you to move in it.

That the easiest thing I can think of.

[EDIT]
One way is to export to a DirectX format. you can't move for .X file viewers [smile]
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You could use a Quake3 exporter and then play your map in quake3, or any other game where you can find an exporter.

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hi,
is the exporter bundled with the quake3 game or is it a seperate program. i have tryed a few game engines so far but they are genarally a bit complicated for what i need. would you say the quake engine is a little more simple.

many thanks,

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