ProtoTech's 3DPDF Exporter For Maya®

ProtoTech's 3DPDF Exporter For Maya®

Win64, English

ProtoTech Solutions and Services Pvt. Ltd
3DPDF Exporter For Autodesk® Maya® exports solid and wire bodies to a 3D PDF file.

General Usage Instructions

  1. Download and install the 3DPDF Exporter plugin for Maya.
  2. Run Maya and Load a model.
  3. There’s a new menu named 'Prototech_PDF3D'. 

It contains three ribbon buttons as mentioned below:

A) Export
      1. After selecting the Export option, a 'Save As' dialog box will display on your screen.
      2. Click on the Save button to export the current model to a 3D PDF file.  

B) Preferences
      It contains a set of features in which you can control the different parameters to get the desired output. 

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



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description


Export the model to 3DPDF file.


Shows information about company and product, can also be used to activate the plugin.


Application settings


The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store, will start installing the app/plug-in.
Simply double-click the downloaded installer to install the app/plugin.

To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it. Simply rerun the installer and select the "Uninstall" button.
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

Known Issues


Company Name: ProtoTech Solutions and Services Pvt. Ltd

Author/Company Information

ProtoTech Solutions and Services Pvt. Ltd

Support Information

Version History

Version Number Version Description


1. Fixes: License issue 2. Enhancement 1. Show model tree 2. World Axes 3. Show tool bar 4. Full screen 5. Export Hidden Entity 6. PDF Password 7. Render Mode 8. Navigation Type 9. Light Type 10. Light power 11. Added the support for Maya 2020.4 and 2022.2


1. Fixed: License issue.


1. Enhancement: Upgraded licensing system.

1. Enhancement: Upgraded licensing system.

1. Feature : Option to disable measurement tool in exported 3D PDF. This helps protect your model IP. 2. Feature : Attachment of external files (e.g. quotation, specs, BRep model etc.) of any format (doc, xls, STEP) as attachments to exported 3D PDF. 3. Feature : Use PDF templates to have your exported models embedded in it. 4. Enhancement : Export properties(Metadata) of parts. 5. Update : Updated technical support contact details. 6. Update : Added support for Maya 2018.
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