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Autodesk Plugins

Autodesk MotionBuilder Plugin


The MotionBuilder plugin enables real-time streaming of markers, rigid bodies, and skeletons tracking data into Autodesk Maya. For the MotionBuilder Plugin, refer to the the video below or the PDF user guide included in the plugin install:

MotionBuilder Plugins Tutorial. This tutorial video is intended to help new users get started using the OptiTrack MotionBuilder Plugins.

Autodesk Maya Plugin


The Maya plugin allows users to stream rigid body tracking data and virtual camera controls from Motive into Autodesk Maya to control a virtual camera in Maya. This requires the Insight Virtual Camera System (VCS) device. For more help, refer to the included PDF user guide within the plugin.

Compatible Versions

  • Requires Motive 1.7+
  • Supports Maya 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 (varies by release)