How to Install GrowFX

Step 1. Close 3ds Max if it is running.
Run the installer and click Next.



Step 2. Enter your name and company.



Step 3. Read and accept the License Agreement.



Step 4. Select the version of GrowFX (depends on your version of 3ds Max. Make sure you choose the right version of the operating system (32 or 64-bit).



Step 5. Select the components to install.
Default settings are fine. You can simply click Next.



Step 6. Select the folder where the plug-in will be installed.
You can simply click Next.



Step 7. Choose the root directory of 3ds Max.
For example, it can be "C:\Program Files\Autodesk\3ds Max (version of 3ds Max)\".



Step 8. To start the installation, click Install.



Step 9. To finish the installation, click Finish.



Step 10. Run 3ds Max. Go to the Create command panel and on the Geometry tab, select Exlevel from the list, then click the button labeled GrowFX. Click in viewport and move the mouse to set the center and size of the GrowFX icon.



Take some time to view sample files which have been created in 3ds Max 9. These files are located in this directory: "C:\Program Files\Exlevel\GrowFX_3dsMax_(version of 3ds Max)\Examples\".


News

May 16, 2016

We have released GrowFX 1.9.9 SP2, which is now compatible with 3ds Max 2017 (64-bit).
For more information, see What's New...

February 20, 2016

GrowFX 1.9.9 (Service Pack 1) is now available.
This version fixes many bugs and adds a few new features.
For more information, see What's New...

November 18, 2015

We have released GrowFX 1.9.9, which is now compatible with 3ds Max 2016 (64-bit).
For more information, see What's New...

November 06, 2014

GrowFX 1.9.8 (Service Pack 3) is now available.

This version fixes many bugs and adds a few new features.
For more information, see What's New...

August 27, 2014

GrowFX 1.9.8 (Service Pack 2) is now available.

This version fixes the mismatch in the plant models created in previous versions.
For more information, see What's New...

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