These release notes describe what’s fixed, known limitations and workarounds, plus other important information for this release. We strongly recommend you read this document before installing and running any version of the program. Installing and uninstalling updates 3ds Max updates are cumulative and include all fixes from previous updates up to the stated prerequisite. Updates can be applied to 3ds Max installed as a standalone application or installed as part of a Suite or Collection. After applying an update, the product build in the About box will display the update version and build number of the latest update you installed. Prerequisites 3ds Max must be installed prior to installing any updates. Downloading and installing You can download and install 3ds Max release updates automatically with the Autodesk Desktop App.