The User Grids panel
controls automatic activation of
grid objects and
NoteThe layout of the
Grid And Snap Settings dialog is generated at runtime. Because of
this, it might appear slightly different than the illustration shown
Grid object automation
Determines if 3ds Max Design automatically
makes grids active upon creation.
- Activate grids when creating
Turn on to automatically activate
the grid you created.
TipIf not turned on,
you can activate the grid by selecting the grid, then right-clicking
and choosing Activate Grid.
AutoGrid allows you to
automatically create grids on the surface of objects. The task of
creating objects that are aligned to other object surfaces has been
simplified. Turn on AutoGrid in the Object Type rollout of a command
panel. When you turn on AutoGrid, 3ds Max Design uses the setting in
the User Grids dialog for world or object space.
- World space
Aligns grids to world space.
- Object space
Aligns grids to object space.