XoliulShader 2 Help > Getting Started > Installing
Before attempting install, ensure you meet these minimum
A recent graphics card, Nvidia highly recommended.
Nvidia GeForce 8800 or ATi HD2900 or higher.
How to install the
Open up 3DS Max 2009, 2010, 2011 or 2012 as well as
the folder containting your downloaded .MZP file
Drag the MZP onto the Max viewport and drop it there.
You will get this dialog:
to start installation. You will get a message telling you to reboot
Max.Note: When using Max 2012, you might get a message telling you to
disable Nitrous and switch to D3D9 before rebooting.
Read the following section.
Reboot, the shader won't work before you
Switching Display Driver from
Nitrous to D3D9 in Max 2012:
Go to Customize >
Select the "Viewports"
Hit the "Choose Driver" button at the
You will get the following dialog, pick
Direct3D:Contrary to what Autodesk suggests,
we do not recommend using Nitrous, as it does not support DirectX
You will get a message telling you to reboot, do
Upon rebooting, verify that D3D9 is used
by going back to the Viewports tab:
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