3D PDF Exporter for Autodesk® Fusion 360™ - Trial

3D PDF Exporter for Autodesk® Fusion 360™ - Trial

Win64, English

ProtoTech Solutions
“3D PDF Exporter For Autodesk® Fusion 360™” exports the model to a 3D PDF (.pdf) file.

General Usage Instructions

1. Download and install the 3D PDF Exporter plugin for Autodesk® Fusion 360™.

2. Run Fusion 360 and load a model.

3. There’s a new toolbar panel named as '3D PDF Exporter'. 

It contains three ribbon buttons as mentioned below. 

A) Export

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.  

B) Preferences

It contains below options.

Precision: You can control how accurately your model needs to be exported. If you need the 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.

C) About

It displays information about the product. It provides the facility to activate your product license at any time.

Screenshots

Commands

Installation/Uninstallation

Install:

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.

Uninstall:

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.

Additional Information

1. After Installation restart Autodesk Fusion 360 to see the changes

2. To get a better view, we suggest using the following settings in the exported PDF file,

    2.1 Lighting Effect should be 'White Lights'.

    2.2 Model Render mode should be 'Solid Outline'.

Known Issues

1. We are not supporting textures and text in this version.

Contact

Company Name: ProtoTech Solutions

Author/Company Information

ProtoTech Solutions

Support Information

Please contact us at support@ProtoTechSolutions.com

Version History

Version Number Version Description

4.5.19249.3115

1.Fixed : Zoom to Fit issue in PDFs with template. 2.Fixed : license mechanism issues.

4.4.19151.3058

1. Enhancement: Upgraded licensing system. 2. Enhancement: Added Watermark support for trial version. 3. Fixed: Incorrect template positioning issue.

4.3.0.0

1. Enhancement: Upgraded licensing system.

4.2.0.0

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.

4.0.0.0

1.Enhancement: Added miscellaneous tab in preferences dialog. 2.Fixed: Model was not exported with PDF Template.

3.2.0.0

1. Enhancement : Selected entities can be exported. 2. Enhancement : Added Progress bar for export operation.

3.1.0.0

Fixed : Unicode characters (other than English language) were not displayed correctly in Model tree.

3.0.0.0

Update : Updated technical support contact details.

1.3.0.0

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.

1.2.0.0

Bug Fixes: 1. Saving file with extension correctly.

1.1.0

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.

1.0.1

Improvements: 1. Transformation Matrix of the model is set. 2. No need to set render mode and lighting effect explicitly as now it is default settings in exported PDF file. Bug Fixes: 1. While exporting models, some bodies were not getting exported. 2. Activation Dialog was not appearing correctly.

1.0

First Alpha Release

  • Exports multiple solid bodies
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