About SimLab Plugin for Modo
SimLab Modo plugin completes modo by adding the following great features:
The plugin adds support for the file formats listed below
(*) Available only in the Windows version
3D PDF export from Modo
3D PDF importer to Modo
With SimLab Modo plugin, users can now import 3D PDF files into Modo. The imported models can be modified, saved, and they can be exported in any of the formats avaiable by this plugin. For more information about 3D PDF importer to Modo, click here.
Inventor importer to Modo
Modo users can now import and edit Inventor files inside Modo, using SimLab Modo plugin. The plugin imports Inventor parts, and assemblies (*.ipt, *.iam). For more information about Inventor importer to Modo, click here.
Solid Edge importer to Modo
Solid Edge parts and assemblies can be imported into Modo, using SimLab Modo plugin. For more information about Solid Edge importer to Modo, click here.
Sketchup importer to Modo
SimLab Modo plugin adds SketchUp import cabability to Modo. With this cabability Modo users now have access to all models inside Google's 3D Warehouse. For more information about SketchUp importer to Modo, click here.
Sketchup exporter from Modo
Exporting SketchUp files, is another great capability SimLab Modo plugin adds to its users. For more information about SketchUp exporter from Modo, click here.
Export Modo files to iPad
SimLab Modo plugin adds iPad export cabability to Modo. With this great feature, models generated in Modo can now be shared with iPad users. For more information about Export from Modo to iPad, click here.
The plug-in is supported on Modo 501, (32 and 64 bit), on Windows and Mac operating systems.
How to use the plugin?
Installing the plugins adds SimLab Plugin window to Modo, on Windows and Mac.
In SimLab Plugin window, the user have access to the different functions available through this plugin.
Requesting a trial license
After installing the plugin, start Modo and click Register, in the SimLab Plugin window. This will open the license dialog.
Click Request License (Full / Evaluation), and fill the needed information. If you do not enter a license key, it means you will get a trial license.
Click Auto Request, and the license will be automatically generated and sent to you by email
After receiving the license, start Modo and click Register then click Activate License and select the license file you received.
The price of the professional license of the plugin is $99. With a single professional license; the user is eligible to activate the plugin on two different machines.
The plugin includes a free version of SimLab Composer 3D PDF edition.