Align Pivot and Reset Transform Methods

The following methods provide access to the Align Pivot and Reset Transform functionality available in the Hierarchy tab and to the ResetXForm Utility functionality. Available in 3ds Max 6 and higher.

Methods:

ResetXForm <node> -- mapped method

Same as the Reset XForm utility in the Utilities tab - applies XForm modifier to node, stores the current transformations in the gizmo and resets the object transformations.

CenterPivot <node> -- mapped method

Same as Hierarchy/Pivot/Affect Pivot Only - Center to Object.

CenterObject <node> -- mapped method

Same as Hierarchy/Pivot/Affect Object Only - Center to Pivot.

WorldAlignPivot <node> -- mapped method

Same as Hierarchy/Pivot/Affect Pivot Only - Align to World.

WorldAlignObject <node> -- mapped method

Same as Hierarchy/Pivot/Affect Object Only - Align to World.

AlignPivot <node> -- mapped method

Same as Hierarchy/Pivot/Affect Pivot Only - Align to Object.

AlignObject <node> -- mapped method

Same as Hierarchy/Pivot/Affect Object Only - Align to Pivot.

AlignToParent <node> -- mapped method

Aligns the pivot to the node's parent's pivot, or to world if no parent.

ResetTransform <node> -- mapped method

Same as Hierarchy/Pivot/Reset Transform.

ResetScale <node> -- mapped method

Same as Hierarchy/Pivot/Reset Scale.

ResetPivot <node> -- mapped method

Same as Hierarchy/Pivot/Reset Pivot.

See also

Node Transform Properties

What Are Mapped Operations in MAXScript?