Export for SolidWorks
is a 3D
file export add-in for SolidWorks®. This
add-in gives SolidWorks the
ability to export 3D solid and surface data from a SolidWorks part and
assembly document to meshes in a 3DS
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3DS Export for SolidWorks is designed to work with the following versions of SolidWorks:
Download & Purchase
IMPORTANT! Purchasing a Subscription is highly recommended since it the most cost effective way of keeping your software up to date. Moreover, Subscription entitles you to get a second free perpetual license for your laptop, among many other benefits. For details please read the SYCODE License and Subscription Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
Our licenses are single computer licenses and are locked to each computer they are installed on. Basically, the license key is specific to the computer's Host ID (the MAC address of the computer), and will not work on another computer. The installer picks up the physical MAC address of the network card connected to the computer which is basically “Ethernet adapter Network Connect Adapter”. So unless you change your network card, the key will always work even if you reinstall your operating system. If your internal network is periodically assigning a different Host ID to your computer, then please find a solution for this with your IT department.
Note: Downloading this software indicates your acceptance to the SYCODE
Software License Agreement. The price mentioned above is for a single user license. For
your bulk-licensing needs please contact us.
Since 3DS Export for SolidWorks is an add-in for SolidWorks, it must be loaded
into the SolidWorks environment before it can be used. Please follow the
simple instructions in the 3DS Export for SolidWorks ReadMe
document which is copied
into the installation folder. After you have loaded the add-in file into
SolidWorks, Simply click on the menu items in the "3DSExport" sub menu
to run these new commands. Truly, software made simple!
The '3DSExport' submenu consists of the following commands:
The 3DS file format is the native file format of 3D Studio. 3D Studio
has now been replaced by 3ds Max whose native file format has a .max
file extension. However, 3ds Max is still able to read and write .3ds
files. 3ds Max is one of the most widely-used off the shelf 3D animation
programs. It has strong modeling capabilities, a flexible plug-in
architecture and a long heritage on the Microsoft Windows platform. It
is mostly used by video game developers, TV commercial studios and
architectural visualization studios. It is also used for movie effects
and movie pre-visualization.
If you want 3DS Export for SolidWorks to work in a different way to suit your workflow, do let us know. We will customize the add-in to suit your specific needs.
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