How to use Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16 for free
Maxwell Render is a powerful and realistic rendering engine that can help you create stunning images of your architectural projects. Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16 allows you to integrate the rendering engine with the CAD software and take advantage of its features and materials.
In this article, we will show you how to use Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16 for free for 30 days, and what benefits it can bring to your workflow and results.
Step 1: Download and install Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16
To use Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16, you need to have both Maxwell Render and Archicad 16 installed on your computer. You can download Maxwell Render from its official website[^2^], where you can also find the system requirements and compatibility information. You can also download Archicad 16 from its official website, where you can find the installation instructions and tutorials.
Once you have both software installed, you can download Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16 from its product page[^1^]. There you can find the installation guide and the user manual. The plugin is compatible with Windows and Mac OS X operating systems.
Step 2: Activate the free trial of Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16
Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16 offers a 30-day free trial that allows you to use all its features and materials without any limitations. To activate the free trial, you need to register on the Maxwell Render website[^2^] and create an account. Then, you need to launch Archicad 16 and go to Extensions > Maxwell Render > License Manager. There you can enter your email and password and click on Activate Trial License. You will receive a confirmation email with your license details.
Step 3: Start rendering with Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16
Now that you have activated the free trial, you can start rendering with Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16. The plugin integrates seamlessly with Archicad 16 and allows you to access the Maxwell Render settings and materials from the Archicad interface. You can also use the Archicad tools to create sun studies or fly-through animations in Maxwell Render.
To render your scene, you need to go to Extensions > Maxwell Render > Export Scene. There you can choose the output format, resolution, quality, camera, environment, and other options. Then, click on Export Scene and Launch Maxwell Render. The plugin will export your scene to a MXS file and launch Maxwell Render automatically. You can then use the Maxwell Render interface to adjust the render settings, apply post-processing effects, or save your image.
Maxwell Render plugin for Archicad 16 is a great tool for architects, designers, and artists who want to create photorealistic images of their projects. The plugin allows you to use the power and realism of Maxwell Render with the ease and convenience of Archicad 16. You can try it for free for 30 days and see for yourself how it can improve your workflow and results. 248dff8e21