This article shows you how to download and install the full version of Chaos Phoenix v5.00.00 for Maya for free on PC. Follow the direct download link and instructions below for guidance on installing Chaos Phoenix v5.00.00 for Maya on your computer.

About the software

Chaos® Phoenix is capable of a wide range of effects including fire, smoke, liquids, flames, explosions, rigid body simulations, ocean waves, mist and splashes to list just a few. Quick presets and fast setup make it easy to get started, and its powerful simulation engine offers complete control over more complex effects.

The main features of Chaos Phoenix for Maya are:

    • Liquids, Splashes & Foam
    • Smoke, Fire & Expressions
    • Interactive Simulations
    • Simulations Refinement
    • Turbulence
    • Render particles as bubbles, drops, points, or fog.
    • Mesh & Particles IO
    • Custom Emission Sources
    • Optimized Rendering
    • Color Absorption
    • Cascade Simulations
    • Simulation Retiming
    • Ocean simulations
    • Ocean & Beach Waves
    • Accurate Viewport Preview
    • Active bodies
    • Active Bodies collision
    • Voxel and Particle Tuners

Chaos Phoenix v5.00.00 for Maya System Requirements

  • Windows

Processor Intel® Pentium ® IV or compatible processor with SSE4.2 support
RAM 8 GB RAM and 8 GB swap minimum – recommended 32 GB or more RAM, 32 GB or more swap file
Operating system Windows ® 7 SP1, Windows ® 8.1 and Windows ® 10 Professional; 64-bit versions only
Maya Maya 2018 or later
USB port Required for dongle licensing, USB 2.0 or newer
TCP/IP Only IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported
Chaos License Server 4.5.1 or later
V-Ray All V-Ray 5 and V-Ray Next versions are supported
  • Linux

Processor Intel ® Pentium ® IV or compatible processor with SSE4.2 support.
RAM 8 GB RAM and 8 GB swap minimum – recommended 32 GB or more RAM, 32 GB or more swap file
Operating system Red Hat ®  Enterprise Linux® 6.5 and 7.2 WS, or CentOS 7.2 for all Maya versions; CentOS 6.5 for Maya 2018; 64-bit versions only
Maya Maya 2018 or later
USB port Required for dongle licensing, USB 2.0 or newer
TCP/IP Only IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported.
Chaos License Server 4.5.1 or later
V-Ray All V-Ray 5 versions are supported. Oldest supported V-Ray Next is Update 1
  • macOS

Processor 1st Gen Intel® Core™ or compatible processor with SSE4.2 support (x64)
RAM 8 GB RAM and 8 GB swap minimum – recommended 32 GB or more RAM, 32 GB or more swap file
Maya Maya 2019 or later
Operating System Apple ® macOS ® 12.x,11.x, 10.15.x, 10.14.x, 10.13.x, 10.12, 10.11.x
USB Port Required for hardware lock, preferably USB 2.0
TCP/IP Only IPv4 is supported. IPv6 is currently not supported

How to Download and Install Chaos Phoenix v5.00.00 for Maya

  1. Click on the download button(s) below and finish downloading the required files. This might take from a few minutes to a few hours, depending on your download speed.
  2. Extract the downloaded files. If you don’t know how to extract, see this article. The password to extract will always be: www.mysoftwarefree.com
  3. Run the phoenixFD_adv_50000_maya2023_vray5_x64.exe and install the software. No need to install the License Server (pick Remote option).
  4. Copy phoenix_50000_fix.mll to the Phoenix plugins dir ( C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Maya2023\phoenixfd\plug-ins )
  5. Run Maya, go to the Plug-in Manager, find the fix plugin and check Loaded and Auto-Load
  6. Copy dbghelp.dll to the bin dir ( C:\Program Files\Chaos Group\Phoenix FD\Maya 2023 for x64\bin ), if Tools are needed
  7. You now have the full version of Chaos Phoenix v5.00.00 for Maya installed on your PC.

Required files

File #1 (237.4 MB)

Password: www.mysoftwarefree.com