This error is an activation problem and you may encounter it when you install and activate Autodesk 3ds Max after December 31, So, if you install the program beyond this date you will surely be greeted with this error message. To fix the problem, download Autodesk 3ds Max Activation Hotfix. Use the supplied password to unpack. The download contains two versions of the hotfix:
April 2nd ] The information contained in this document applies to all hardware qualification executed on the above mentioned 3ds Max versions, and should be acknowledged by all users prior to consulting the qualification charts. General disclaimers In order to determine whether your system is qualified to run 3ds Max, you must have a qualified processor, operating system, graphics card, and graphics driver.
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