Understanding the Maya Interface
Before you start creating in the Autodesk® Maya® program, it’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with the application’s interface and the tools you’ll need to use frequently. The Maya interface can be intimidating and confusing, but you can start by getting to know a few of the windows and tools, and then learn the rest as necessary. This chapter presents what you need to know to get started.
- Exploring interface elements
- Moving views and manipulating objects
- Using windows and menus
- Setting preferences
- Getting help
Exploring Interface Elements
On first ...