Maya API

Explore software extensibility with the OpenMaya and Python APIs

Autodesk® Maya® provides an API to automate repetitive tasks and extend core software functionality, like customization of 3D modeling, animation, visual effects, rendering, and more—with C++, Python, and .NET supported. The SDK provides extensive functionality and code samples, as well as documentation to help get you started developing with the API.

SDKs and tools

View the general product support information from the Maya Knowledge Network.

SDK customization documentation

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Community and support

Whether you're an experienced Maya user or just starting out, this is a good place to ask questions, share tips, connect, and learn from others.