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3ds Max 2012 Keyboard Shortcuts by

Autodesk 3ds Max Keyboard Shortcuts

Viewport Navigation

Toggle Wirefr­ame­/Smooth
F3
Edged Faces
F4
Show Grids
G
Show Safe Frames
Shift & F
Show Selection Brackets
J
Shade Selected Faces
F2
Show Statistics
7
Camera View
C
Perspe­ctive View
P
Front View
F

Viewport Controls

Pan
Middle Mouse
Orbit
Alt & Middle Mouse
Zoom
Ctrl, Alt & Middle Mouse
Maximize Viewport
Alt & W
Zoom on Selection
Z
Undo Operation
Shift & Z
Redo Operation
Shirft & Y
 

Walkth­rough Mode

Forward
W
Back
S
Up
E
Down
C
Accelerate
Q
Increase Step Size
]
Decrease Step Size
[

Transform Tools

Move
W
Rotate
E
Scale
R
Gizmo Size Up
=
Gizmo Size Down
-
Show Gizmo
X
Snaps
S
Angle Snap
A
Restrict to X
F5
Restrict to Y
F6
Restrict to Z
F7
Restrict to XY-YZ-ZX
F8

Editable Poly

Vertex
1
Edge
2
Border
3
Polygon
4
Element
5
Object
6
 

Commands

Select Tool, Cycle Modes
Q
Select from scene
H
Slelect All
Ctrl & A
Select None
Ctrl & D
Clone
Ctrl & V
Expert Mode
Ctrl & X
Undo
Ctrl & Z
Redo
Ctrl & Y
Material Editor
M
Render Last
F9

Animation

Play/Pause
/
Prev/Next Frame
<> or , .
Go to First/Last
Home/End
Key Mode
'
Set Key
K
Autokey
N
           

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Comments

Great cheat sheet, mollick2!

One for Maya 2012 would also be great!

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