organizes the various files associated with scene files into projects.
A project is a collection of folders for different types of files.
To start a new project
File > Project > New.
- Type the name of the project in the Name text
- Click Browse to
select where to save the Project folder.
- The Locations text boxes control where
Maya looks for files of different types. Click Use
Defaults at the bottom of the window to fill in the usual project
To switch to a different project
File > Project > Set.
- Select the top level folder of the project.
To change where the project stores different
types of files
File > Project > Edit Current.
- Edit the paths.
Relative paths start
from the project folder.
You can enter multiple
paths in a text box by separating them with semicolons (;) on Windows
and colons (:) on Mac OS X and Linux.