View Full Version : viewer for 3d format of pro/e,UG?

06-02-2003, 09:38 PM
I am trying to do a CAD Viewer project and want to import 3d format of PRO/E and UG,etc(such like that),so far I can import 3ds ,dxf and obj now.Could u please offer me some web link with the relevant code for PRO/E and UG ?Thanks a lot!

06-03-2003, 07:40 AM
File formats of CAD apps are well kept secrets most of the time. It's part of their intellectual property.
If the file contains parametric descriptions (which I would expect from a company which has Parametric in its name http://www.opengl.org/discussion_boards/ubb/smile.gif) you'd need your own tesselator.
Expect some formats to be compressed, too.