This tutorial is useful when you run into a wall while searching for missing maps on your workstation. If you ever had the course to change workstations or transfer projects to a friend while working with 3Ds Max then you are probably familiar with the â€œMissing External fileâ€ window.
No need to panic should this occur. The solution lies in the extraction of the archived file.
Below are basic steps to prevent this in future
Create/ select the folder you wish to extract the files into
The files are properly extracted now.
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