UV-Packer plugin is now available for free for all 3DS Max users. The plugin is a fast and exact tool for automatic packing of UV clusters. It allows you to sort and compress unwrapped polygons into UV sheets with only one-click!
The workflow of UV-Packer 3 for 3DS Max was massively optimised. The software automatically turns massive geometry structures into UV-packages, minimising wasted UV space and reducing total file sizes for sets of texture maps.
It also supports tiled UV layouts, used in applications like ZBrush.
UV-Packer free plugin main features are:
Automatic, optimal UV packing
Single & multiple objects
UV Channel management
UV Tiles support
Docs & tutorials
3ds Max, Blender (coming soon)
Availability and system requirements:
UV-Packer 3 is available free for 3ds Max 2015+. You don’t have to register on the product website to download it. Also, a new version of the plugin for Blender is coming soon.