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  1. Export 3D Objects

    I'm sure you hear this a lot, but it would be great to have the ability to export objects in .C4D and .FBX file formats to be able to bring them into programs like After Effects and directly into Photoshop.

    96 votes
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  2. Import Solidworks 3D File Formats

    In my company, product designers usually render from Solidworks, and we have to wait for product samples to complete ad photography.

    I was hoping Felix could cut out the middle man, but today I found out that Felix supports no file types Solidworks can export. It kind of defeats the purpose of the program for my role.

    If we could support any of these file types (obviously excluding PS, PDF's, and JPEGS). We want this specifically to take prototype models to photography level.

    62 votes
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  3. Import .stp STEP files

    Dimension would be much more useful if it could import standard cad formats such as .stp files.

    52 votes
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  4. .igs/.iges, .sat, .smt and .stp/.step

    These would be VERY helpful for those of us working in a Engineering Department. Engineers create models and we Technical Illustrators would love to make use of those models. Right now our option is a VERY EXPENSIVE Keyshot program. Bu we already have Adobe CC so it would be a great fit! So, PLEASE add support for at least these. Then later we'll bug you about native support for popular Solid Modeling Programs like SolidWorks and SolidEdge.

    52 votes
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    Hello everyone! Thank you for your votes/comments on adding .more file formats for Dimension. We are actively working on this and near completion on FBX, STL, SKP, and GLTF and are actively working on IGES and other formats. We plan to have some initial formats on our Prerelease soon, and I’ll send another update when that’s ready.

    For now, we’re looking for some user files to help our testing process. We have many files from other sources, but user files are the best way to make sure we’ve covered all the possibilities! If any of you have some files you are able to share with us for testing we’d appreciate your contribution!

    The files will be used only for the purposes of testing features. They will not be shared, sold, distributed, or used for other purposes.

    You can send smaller files directly to tickets@adobedimension.com (<20 MB). If…

  5. Import CAD files

    Import CAD files please!

    45 votes
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    Hi everyone! I wanted to let you know that we’ve started work on supporting more file formats. We won’t be able to address all of them at the same time. Our initial new formats we’re looking to support will be:

    .fbx
    .step
    .iges
    .stl

    When these are available on prerelease I will post an update here with an invitation for you to come try it out! Thank you for the feedback!

  6. Import or Merge 3d Models from a other Dimension Scene

    Import 3d Models from a other Dimension file (.dn)

    34 votes
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  7. 29 votes
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  8. Create 3d .pdf files

    I would like to be able to create 3d .pdf files so I can show my clients interactive 3d models.

    27 votes
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  9. import or merge existing .dn scenes

    Add the ability to import existing .dn-Files.
    Had to do single product shots and after that I wanted to merge
    them in an overview of the shots. No chance - Had to bild it up
    from the start.

    18 votes
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  10. .3ds file import compatibility

    3ds import compatibility

    17 votes
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  11. Importing Multiple OBJ Files

    would be great to import multiple OBJ files into a project. ;)

    14 votes
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  12. Import 3DM files from Rhino

    Support Rhino 3dm. Files please

    11 votes
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  13. Copy and paste models from other DN file

    The option to copy between the same software files

    10 votes
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  14. .dae support

    It seems like i can, but when i choose the file i want to import and click open it never apears.

    9 votes
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  15. glTF glB export

    GiFT format and this format can become popular soon.

    having feature to export Gift from Felix can be a big challenge.

    glTF - Runtime 3D Asset Delivery
    glTF™ 1.0 (GL Transmission Format) is a royalty-free specification for the efficient transmission and loading of 3D scenes and models by applications. glTF minimizes both the size of 3D assets, and the runtime processing needed to unpack and use those assets. glTF defines an extensible, common publishing format for 3D content tools and services that streamlines authoring workflows and enables interoperable use of content across the industry.

    9 votes
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  16. Import new object to same X,Y,Z orientation as current selection

    Here is the proposed workflow:
    1. Select an object in Dimension that you've placed
    2. Go up to File>import> 3D Object and click to start the import process
    3. Imported object is set at the exact coordinates of the previously selected object, and is now the selected object in your scene.
    4.You can now make minor X,Y,Z location changes to the new object in order to have it match your vision of the composition.

    Current process
    1. write down all of the coordinates for your currently selected object.
    2. Go up to File>import> 3D Object and click to start the…

    8 votes
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    Thanks for the suggestion! Very interesting. I’m curious what the core thing you’re trying to do is, though.

    Do you want it to import to the same location so that it’s visible because your camera is looking one way and it’s importing behind you? Or is it more about composition, like you’re placing it near that object so want to start there?

    Currently we always import objects to the origin of the scene (0,0,0) because different objects might be broken into pieces but intended to align that way. Some other options could be:
    - Import to selection as you described above
    - Import to center of current view
    - Not at import but have additional controls for “move to this object” or “center to my view” type of functionality.

    Lots possible here, and none of it is particularly hard, so more understanding the why you want this.

  17. Export for ARKit

    HI,

    Sure it is on the radar, but exporting for Apple's ARKit would be a good move.

    7 votes
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  18. Remember save location

    remember folder saved to

    6 votes
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  19. import glTF/glb files

    Could it be possible to the support of glTF/glb format in the list?

    I guess that this new file format will become the next 'JPEG" for 3D.
    It's already supported natively on Windows 10 and will become one of the favorite format to be able to be imported in Office365.

    So editing thes files in Dimension could be mandatory soon or later

    6 votes
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  20. export to cubic VR

    It would be amazing to be able to import skybox cubic background images and also export flattened cubic images from your final scene.

    6 votes
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