MAXtoA 4.2.0 introduces Arnold 126.96.36.199 and is a feature release bringing a brand new post-processing framework (imagers), support for nested dielectrics, much improved progressive and adaptive sampling, on-demand texture loading on GPU, and a variety of enhancements and fixes.
Autodesk Network Licensing in Arnold 6 requires new license files with an updated 2020 version. Please follow the instructions on this page to generate your license file. More info about Arnold 6 licensing can be found here.
Autodesk 3ds Max 2019, 2020 or 2021.
Windows 7 or later, with the Visual Studio 2019 redistributable.
CPUs need to support the SSE4.1 instruction set.
GPU rendering requires an NVIDIA GPU of the Turing, Volta, Pascal, or Maxwell architecture. We recommend using the 451.77 drivers or higher. See Getting Started with Arnold GPU for more information.