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Overview

Below is a list of supported Exporters and their associated file names. From Maya 2014, 32-bit support has been discontinued.

Plugin Files for Different Versions of Maya

Version

File


Maya 2009

32bit

MayaCryExport22009.mll

64bit

MayaCryExport22009_64.mll


Maya 2010

32bit

MayaCryExport22010.mll

64bit

MayaCryExport22010_64.mll


Maya 2011

32bit

MayaCryExport22011.mll

64bit

MayaCryExport22011_64.mll


Maya 2012

32bit

MayaCryExport22012.mll

64bit

MayaCryExport22012_64.mll


Maya 2013

32bit

MayaCryExport22013.mll

64bit

MayaCryExport22013_64.mll

Maya 2014

64bit

MayaCryExport22014_64.mll

Maya 2015

64bit

MayaCryExport22015_64.mll

Maya 2016

64bit

MayaCryExport22016_64.mll

 

 

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Before the installation of any plugins via CryToolsInstaller make sure to have setup your build information via the Settings Manager tool.

Automatic Installation with CryToolsInstaller

We recommend using the CryToolsInstaller to install all DCC tool packages, including Maya. If you need to manually install the CryToolsInstaller, then follow the instructions in the Manual Install section below.

Manual Installation

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This is the process for the manual installation of CryToolsInstaller and requires the copying of some files.

Important Information for These Instructions:

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  • %MAYAVERSION% should correspond with the version of Maya you are using
  • %CRYENGINE% should reflect the path (as setup on your PC) to CRYENGINE

1. Run the <root>\Tools\SettingsMgr.exe and setup the path to your build. See the Settings Manager article on how to do this:

2. Copy the file: <root>\Tools\melscript\shelf_Crytek.mel to the folder: \My Documents\maya\%MAYAVERSION%\prefs\shelves\

3. Copy the <root>\Tools\melscript\icons\ contents to the folder: \My Documents\maya\%MAYAVERSION%\prefs\icons\

4. Add the following to the 'Maya.env' file into \My Documents\maya\%MAYAVERSION%\

NOTE: See the warning at the beginning of this section

MAYA_PLUG_IN_PATH=%CRYENGINE%/Tools/maya/plugins/
MAYA_SCRIPT_PATH=%CRYENGINE%/Tools/melScript

5. In Maya make sure that the 'MayaCryExport2%MAYAVERSION%.mll' plugin is loaded in Plugin Manager.
Go to Windows -> Settings/Preferences -> Plug-in Manager.

    Use the browse button and load the plugin directly from your <root>\Tools\maya\plugins\ folder.

6. Once loaded, Maya may have to be restarted for the Exporter to work.

7. Click the Export button and the Exporter dialog box will be displayed. This is the main menu from which you will export your assets.