Written in Python and implementing a Qt dockable interface the Color Override Tool will help you quickly override the color of multiple objects in Maya. Simply make a selection in Maya and select the desired color.
Future versions will include added color functionality specific to Maya 2016.
- Copy shape_color_override.py into Maya’s script directory.
- Restart Maya
- Type the following code into Maya’s script editor or Python command line.
import shape_color_override shape_color_override.run_color_override()