CAD Forum - tips, tricks, discussion and utilities for AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit and other Autodesk products []
CZ | EN | DE
Login or
  Visitors: 13104

CAD tip CAD tip # 5540:

Question CAD 
 %  platform  category 
Q - question

What file formats are supported by Autodesk VIZ 2008?

A - answer The visualization application Autodesk VIZ 2008 can process and convert (besides its native formats .MAX and .DRF) also the following file formats:

Import: .CHR (Character Studio), .3DS/.PRJ (3D Studio), .AI (Illustrator), .DEM/.DDF (LandXML), .DWG/.DXF (AutoCAD), .FBX/.DAE (Autodesk/Collada), .IGS (IGES), .IPT/.IAM (Autodesk Inventor), .LS/.VW/.LP (LightScape), .SHP (3D Studio), .STL (Stereolithography), .WRL/.WRZ (VRML), .XML (VIZ material).

Export: .3DS (3D Studio), .AI (Illustrator), .ASE (ASCII scene), .ATR (LS material), .BLK (LS block), .DF (LS parameter), .DWF (Autodesk), .DWG/.DXF (AutoCAD), .FBX/.DAE (Autodesk), .IGS (IGES), .LAY (LS layer), .LP (LS preparation), .STL (Stereolithography), .VW (LS view), .W3D (Shockwave 3D), .WRL (VRML97).

Besides these formats VIZ supports also many raster and animation formats for material textures and rendering output.

100% *  CAD 
1.5.2007    13295×  
Prices - CAD eShop:
applies to: VIZ2008 ·

See also:
Tip 8225:Integration of foreign CAD data into Autodesk Navisworks.
Tip 6153:How to generate Piranesi EPix files from AutoCAD and 3ds Max?
Tip 5625:Creeping plants for 3D objects.
Tip 5516:Missing 3DSOUT command in AutoCAD 2009/2008/2007.
Tip 4678:Publish 3D DWF files from CAD applications.

Back   All CAD Tips

Have we helped you? If you want to support the CAD Forum web service, consider buying one of our CAD applications, or our custom software development offerings, or donating via PayPal (see above). You may also add a link to your web - like this "fan" link: CAD Forum - tips, utilities, blocks for Autodesk products
CAD:    OS:    Categ: 
Text:  FAQ glossary   

Use Google Earth images in your AutoCAD projects with the Plex.Earth Tools More info

Please use these tips at your own risk.
Arkance Systems is not responsible for possible problems that may occur as a result of using any of these tips.