I put together some personal reference material to help me navigate Maya. I felt I shouldn’t keep it to myself. Enjoy
A. Menu Bar
B. Module Pull-Down
C. Status Line
F. Shelf (Tabs / Keys)
G. Tool Box
H. View Panels (Orthographic)
J. View Buttons
L. Time Slider / Playback Controls
M. Help Line
Cartesian Coordinate Plane: how we navigate 3D Space by use of a grid and X, Y, Z axis.
The Four Functions of Maya: Animation, Modeling, Dynamics, Rendering!
Three Modes of Operation: Hierarchy, Object, Component To Access the “Outliner”, itʼs located under “Window” along the Menu Bar.