Autodesk Maya 2016

Autodesk Maya 2016 Support Questions, Fixes, Troubleshooting

QUESTION: How do you invert normals in Maya 2016? How do I get rid of the black when modeling? Why is there black on my model?
ANSWER: Mesh Display – Reverse to reverse the direction of the normals in texturing.

Mental Ray is Missing – Can’t find Mental Ray

Mental Ray Plugin Needs to be downloaded from Autodesk separately.  It is not included in the download.

1.  Download it here.

2.  Close Maya and Reopen Maya

3.  Window – Settings/Preferences – Plug-in Manager

4.  Scroll to the bottom of the Plug-in Manager

5.  Find  Mayatomr.mll and Place a check in Loaded and Auto Load

6.  Click the X in the upper right to close.  No need to save.