Plugin Description

SimLab 3D PDF exporter for Maya plugin enables Maya users to share their 3D models in 3D PDF format. The newly added Template Designer enables users to create stunning templates easily to be used in 3D PDF export. Sample templates are included, and they can be ustomized in just few clicks to reflect the spirit of a product.

The plugin is supported on Maya 2010-2013 (32 and 64bit), and on Maya 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 (64bit), on Windows and Mac.

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SimLab Plug-ins are the right option for users who are looking for a specific feature to complete their 3D design application.

  • The Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format used to present documents in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.
  • Each PDF file encapsulates a complete description of a fixed-layout flat document, including the text, fonts, graphics, and other information needed to display it.

  • Great support for materials and textures.
  • Speed of export.
  • Capable of handling large models.
  • Ease of use.
  • High Quality.
  • Responsive support to answer your question.

  • Download the plugin then install 3D PDF Exporter plugin for Maya.
  • Run Maya and Load a model.
  • Open Add-Ins, ribbon tab, click export from Simlab 3D PDF Exporter.

  • It contains following eight ribbon buttons as shown in the image below.

Before exporting 3D models to 3D PDF files, a user will need to choose/create PDF template to use, and set the other PDF settings. This can be done by clicking SimLab ->PDF Export -> PDF Settings. For more details about SimLab PDF Settings, click SimLab 3D PDF link in the Learn More section below.
After setting the required PDF Settings, a user can export Maya models in 3D PDF format by clicking SimLab -> PDF Export -> PDF Export.


Users who already have a valid license for the old version of the plugin, can download from here.


What it is the difference between standalone and floating license??


  • If you bought a previous version the Plugin and you want to use it with the latest version with Maya