Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2017.1 Update 1 Security Fix Readme


This readme contains information regarding the installation and use of the security fix for Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2017 (including any 3ds Max® 2017 Service pack or Update 1) software. It is recommended that you read this entire document before installing the software. For reference, you should save this document to your hard drive.


Versions of the fix
Uninstall Instructions
Security Fixes
Reporting Issues

Versions of the Fix

Product To Update

Update Filename

3ds Max® 2017.1.1 Security Fix




1.       Download the appropriate file for your product from your Autodesk® subscription page or from the Autodesk Download Manager. See Versions of the Update.

2.      If downloaded from your Autodesk® Account subscription page, double-click the file.

3.       Follow the installation prompts in the installer.

Uninstall Instructions

Windows® 10

1.       In Search Windows®, type: View Installed updates and click it.
2.        Select: Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2017.1.1 Security Fix
3.        Click Uninstall.

Windows® 7 / Windows® 8

1.       Open Start > Control Panel > Programs and Features > View Installed Updates.
2.       Select: Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2017.1.1 Security Fix
3.       Click Uninstall.


Reporting Issues

When a software error occurs, Autodesk®’s Customer Error Reporting (CER) makes it easy for you to send the details of the software error to Autodesk for analysis. We thank you for taking the time to fill out these reports and ask you to include as much information as possible about what actions you were performing at the time the error occurred. These details are very much appreciated by the Autodesk® 3ds Max® Quality Engineering team.

For further information about CERs refer to

For issues not resulting in a CER Autodesk® provides a way for you to report general product problems/defects so they can be evaluated and possibly addressed in future products & services.

For more information see:

Have an idea for a feature or tweaks to existing work-flows? Autodesk® values this feedback and has created online forums for collecting 3ds Max® feature priorities along with new ideas.

For more information see:  

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