Mudbox file corruption

animation Aug 08, 2019

When opening a .mud file you might get a warning error that states the following, File version is too new or is corrupt.

This could be due to the following reasons:

Windows 10 – Windows 10 is not currently fully supported by Mudbox.

There are many issues that could cause this, some are system-specific.

If you opened Mudbox using “Send to Mudbox” from Maya or 3DS Max, Mudbox will automatically create a .bak file as an autosave version of the file, just change the extension to.mud.

I am still trying to figure out what causes a file to be corrupt in Mudbox and update this article as I get more information.


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I am a student, artist, and author currently living in Florida. My interests range from technology to arts. I am also interested in programming, writing

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