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Anyone know how to use Maya?

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I have been an AutoCAD and Inventor user for years now, I just picked up a copy of Maya 2011 using a friend's student ID.

I assumed it was going to be AutoCAD with more rendering capability, but it is looking more like a program to make movies and video games.

I can't make heads or tails of it. Is there a tutorial you guys can recommend? Any heuristic advice?
 
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DAMN i am stupid.

Thank you 95Viper, I dunno how I forgot google existed. Not a good day for me :(