3D PDF Exporter for Autodesk® Fusion 360™Win64, English
General Usage Instructions
1. Download and install 3D PDF Exporter plugin for Autodesk Fusion 360.
2. Run Fusion 360 and load a model.
3. There’s a new tool bar panel named as '3D PDF Exporter'.
It contains three ribbon buttons as mentioned below.
After selecting the Export option, a 'Save As' dialog box will display on our screen.
Click on the Save button to export the current model to 3D PDF file.
It contains below options.
Precision: You can control how accurately your model needs to be exported. If you need fine representation of the model, just check the slider which will show the precision value. You can slide and select the values from 1 to 15. The higher the value is the finer the representation you will get and the larger the file size will be.
It displays the information about the product. It provides the facility to activate your product license at any time.
The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store will start installing the app/plug-in. OR, simply double-click the downloaded installer to install the app/plugin.
You can unload the add-in without uninstalling it by clicking the "Stop" button when the add-in is selected in the list box on the "Add-Ins" tab of the "Scripts and Add-Ins" dialog.
Unchecking "Run on Startup" causes the add-in not to be loaded in future sessions of Autodesk® Fusion 360™.
To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer, and select the "Uninstall" button.
OR, you can uninstall it from 'Control Panel/Programs and Features' (Windows 7/8.1/10), just as you would uninstall any other application from your system.
1. After Installation restart Autodesk Fusion 360 to see the changes
2. To get a better view, we suggest to use following settings in exported PDF file,
2.1 Lighting Effect should be 'White Lights'.
2.2 Model Render mode should be 'Solid Outline'.
1. We are not supporting textures and text in this version.
|Version Number||Version Description|
|1. Enhancement: Upgraded licensing system.|
|1. Enhancement: Added 'Disable Selection' option in preferences dialog. 2. Enhancement: Added support to export model with default tessellation. 3. Fixed : Some colors were not exported from model.|
|1.Enhancement: Added miscellaneous tab in preferences dialog. 2.Fixed: Model was not exported with PDF Template.|
|1. Enhancement : Selected entities can be exported. 2. Enhancement : Added Progress bar for export operation.|
|Fixed : Unicode characters (other than English language) were not displayed correctly in Model tree.|
|Update : Updated technical support contact details.|
|Feature : Added functionality to control the mesh quality of the exported model. Enhancement : Hidden entities are exported to the PDF. They remain hidden in exported model and user can 'unhide' them from model tree.|
|Bug Fixes: 1. Saving file with extension correctly.|
|Improvements: 1. Added Preferences & About us dialog which helps user to set different export related attributes & activate the product. 2. Color & transparency are now supported. Bug Fixes: 1. Transformation Matrix of the model is now set properly. 2. Assembly tree is now coming properly.|