Import 3ds Files to Creo

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- Supported on Windows

- No credit card needed

- 14 days Free (30 uses)

Creo Creo


Creo1 - Creo4


Corrections(Up Vector,Rotate by, Scaling Multiplier)

Ease Of Use

Quality outputs in minimal steps

Materials Support

Import your models with their materials


Creo 3ds Importer


3ds Importer

How to get it and use it?

  • Download the plugin and install it.
  • Run Creo.
  • Go to SimLab Tab and find 3ds Importer Tab as shown in the image.
  • To obtain a trial license, open settings then follow the steps shown here.

How to get it and use SimLab 3ds Importer Creo


- Does the 3ds Files Support Textures?

Yes, it supports materials and textures.

- Can the user automatically fix scale, orientation, and up vector during importing?

Yes, we can edit settings to scale, rotate, and change up vector upon importing.

- What information is imported from the 3ds model to SketchUp?

The plugin transfers geometries, materials, and textures. It also transfers rigid body (transform) animation, and skeleton animation.

- What versions of SketchUp are supported?

The plugin supports Creo1 - Creo4, it works on Windows.

- What control do I have over the imported 3ds?

Defaults should work automatically for most of the models, the setting of the plugin still allows you to control the scale of the model, and the up vector to be used.

Trial licenses:

- How to request a trial license? and for how long it would be valid?

Check this page for step by step instructions on how to request and activate a trial license.
Trial licenses are valid for 14 days or 30 trials whichever comes first.

Professional licenses:

- Requesting and activating a professional license?

Check this page for step by step, instructions on how to activate a professional license upon receiving a software key that can be used for activating the Plugin.