NPOWER Software - Advanced Modeling Plugins for 3DSMAX and RHINO


The following downloads contain Power NURBS, Power Solids, Power Translators and Power RhinoToMax / Power Translators Pro / Power Translators Universal 15.0 Plug-ins released on 5/7/2018 (see release notes):

Install Power NURBS Pro

Install Power Translators Basic

Install Power RhinoToMax

Install Power Translators Pro

Install Power NURBS Bundle

Install Max Bundle (Solids Bundle)

Install Power Translators Universal

Note for 64 bit Max 2009: the new steering wheel control causes many crashes in 64 bit Max. You can turn this tool off by going to the "stdplgs" directory and renaming AutoCamMax.gup to AutoCamMax.gup.bak.

The following are copies of the Power Viewer which can be used on rendering machines.

Download Viewer 15.0 for 3DS Max 2019

Download Viewer 14.0 for 3DS Max 2018

Download Viewer 13.0 for 3DS Max 2017

Download Viewer 13.0 for 3DS Max 2016

Download Viewer 13.0 for 3DS Max 2015

Download Viewer 13.0 for 3DS Max 2014

Download Viewer 12.0 for 3DS Max 2013 32 Bit

Download Viewer 12.0 for 3DS Max 2013 64 Bit

Download Viewer 11.0 for 3DS Max 2012 32 Bit

Download Viewer 11.0 for 3DS Max 2012 64 Bit

Download Viewer 10.0 for 3DS Max 2011 32 Bit

Download Viewer 10.0 for 3DS Max 2011 64 Bit

Download Viewer 9.0 for 3DS Max 2010 32 Bit

Download Viewer 9.0 for 3DS Max 2010 64 Bit

Download Viewer 7.1 for 3DS Max 2009 32 Bit

Download Viewer 7.1 for 3DS Max 2009 64 Bit

Download Viewer for 3DS Max 9 & 2008 32 Bit

Download Viewer for 3DS Max 9 & 2008 64 Bit

Download Viewer for 3DS Max 7 and 8

NOTE: Use [?] on each dialog to get access to "Quick Help" for each of the Power NURBS / Solids tools and dialogs.

Power NET: A free one year subscription to Power NET is available with purchase of Power Translators Pro. Download it here.

Power NET 1.60 Download (43meg)

To activate your license:
1) Download the software using links, with login and password below.
User Name: solid
Password: cube
2) Install it into your top level max directory.
3) Run it and create something with PwrBoolean
in the "Compound Objects" in creation panel.
4) After showing a dialog about creating a temporary license file, it will bring up a license dialog with 2 numbers and a machine name.  
5) Send us the 2 license numbers and machine name via E-mail (or phone +1.858.592.8866 between 9:00am and 6:00pm Pacific Coast time in the United States).  We will send you back a key code to enter.  

 

 

NOTE: For windows vista/7 users or if you are getting Error 9, after installing the plugin using the above installer, you need to run Rhino as administrator by right clicking the Rhino exe and selecting "Run as administrator."

To activate your license (Rhino 5):
1) Download the software using the link above.
2) Run the installer.
3) Install the plug-in using the Rhino Plug-in Manager.  Select the "Tools/Plugin Manager" from the main menu and select the "Load" button in the Dialog.  There should be a "PowerSolids*.rhp" file in your ".../Rhinoceros 5.0/Plug-ins" directory that can be selected for loading.  If you do not see the file listed, click on the "Install" button and then go to the .../Rhinoceros 5.0/Plug-ins directory and select the PowerSolids*.rhp file to install.
4) This should bring up a licensing dialog that will allow you to demo, purchase or activate the product.

If you need to purchase a license, for Power Solids/Booleans for Rhino 5, you can purchase it here.


Power Solids/Booleans 4.10 for Rhino 4.0

Power Solids/Booleans 3.60 for Rhino 3.0

Download help

To activate your license (Rhino 3.0):
1) Download the software using links above.
User Name: solid
Password: sphere

2) Install it into your Rhino Plugins directory.  If prompted enter as the installation directory the location of the plug-ins directory for Rhino. For example: c:\Program Files\Rhinoceros 3.0\Plug-ins.
3) Install the plug-in using the Rhino Plug-in Manager.  Select the "Tools/Plugin Manager" from the main menu and select the "Load" button in the Dialog.  There should be a "PowerSolids*.rhp" file in your ".../Rhinoceros 3.0/Plug-ins" directory that can be selected for loading.  If you do not see the file listed, click on the "Install" button and then go to the .../Rhinoceros 3.0/Plug-ins directory and select the PowerSolids*.rhp file to install.
4) Load the PowerSolids.tb toolbar.  From the main menu select "Tools/Toolbar Layout...".  In the "Toolbars" dialog "File/Open" and select the Power Solids toolbar "PowerSolids.tb" in the plug-ins directory.  If you have the tool bar loaded and don't see the tools, make sure there is a check mark in the PowerSolids toolbar on the bottom window when you select PowerSolids in the top window of the dialog.
5) Type "PowerFillet" or select one of the buttons in the PowerSolids toolbar to start the plug-in.  You should see the menu loaded.  
6) It will generate a license "nPower_PSR_****.lic
7) Send the license to us by E-mail (support@npowersoftware.com) and we'll send you back a permanent Key file to authorize it.


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Power Translators Maya

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Version 8.1 of Power Translators for MAYA was released on December 2nd, 2015.

NOTE: For Maya 2011 and above- Direct Connect, which conflicts with nPower Translators, is now enabled by default. Disable it by going to
Windows > Settings/Preferences > Plug-in Manager
then unchecking the boxes to the right of DirectConnect.mll

Introduction Video (NOTE: use install links below):

Download for MAYA 2017 64 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2016.5 64 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2016 64 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2015 64 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2014 64 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2013 64 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2013 32 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2012 64 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2012 32 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2011 64 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2011 32 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2010 64 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2010 32 bit (17.1 MB)

Download for MAYA 2009 32 bit (9.3 MB)

Download for MAYA 2008 32 bit (9.2 MB)

Download for MAYA 8.5 (9.2 MB)

Download for MAYA 8.5 64 bit (12.4 MB)

Download for MAYA 2008 64 bit (12.4 MB)

Download for MAYA 2009 64 bit (13.2 MB)

Download for MAYA 2010 64 bit (22.2 MB)

NOTE: On Vista and Windows 7 - run first time and when authorizing using right click and "Run as Administrator" to install license.

Here are the links for our new Macintosh Builds

Additional Instructions for MayaMAC (please read)

Download for MayaMAC 2017 (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2016 (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2016 Viewer (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2015 (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2015 Viewer (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2014 (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2014 Viewer (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2013 (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2013 Viewer (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2012 (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2012 Viewer (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2011 (7.3 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2010 (9.4 MB)

Download for MayaMAC 2009 (40.8 MB)

The following downloads are for the free Power Translators Maya Viewer which can be used on rendering machines.

Download Viewer for Maya 2016 64 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2015 64 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2014 64 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2013 32 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2013 64 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2012 32 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2012 64 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2011 32 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2011 64 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2010 32 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2010 64 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2009 32 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2009 64 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2008 32 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 2008 64 Bit

Download Viewer for Maya 8.5



To activate your license:
1) Download the software using links above.
User Name: solid
Password: sphere

2) Install it into your Maya / Studio Tools directory.  If prompted enter as the installation directory the location of Maya executable directory. For example: c:\Program Files\Autodesk\Maya2008.
3) Start up Maya and import a file using our translator. It will prompt you for authorization. Send the authorization information to Support@nPowerSoftware.com. You will get back an authorization code to enter into this dialog.

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Have other issues with Installation/Authorization? Try our FAQ Page