Almost every 3D modeling / CAD software or converter supports STEP product data files (.stp, .step), but not every such program supports formats from 3ds Max (previously 3D Studio Max). This fact can make it difficult for users to achieve step to 3ds conversion, nevertheless some program support it and some viable choices are listed below.
Convert ISO-10303 STEP product data to 3ds Max (3D Studio MAX) graphics.
We found 9 software records in the database related to .step to .3ds file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert step to 3ds on Windows
A widely-used 3D animation application from Autodesk
Convert from step file format
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned step to 3ds. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A 3D model converter
A 3D CAD translation softwate
3D viewer and converter with huge file type support
A converter for 3D formats
A family of 2D/3D CAD software products for Windows
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert step to 3ds on OS X
A 2D/3D CAD software for OS X
On-line services software - convert step to 3ds on web
A commercial online CAD converter
An online CAD conversion service