Mixamo auto-rigger

Royalty-free animation-clip vendor Mixamo has announced they’re releasing…

free scripts to auto-rig 3D characters in less than a minute using either Maya or 3DS Max”

“The released scripts automatically convert the automatically-rigged character into a Biped system (or CAT rig) in 3DS Max while creating a custom IK/FK control rig for Maya users, making the animation editing process much faster.”