Export 3D PDF Files from Inventor

Trial license works for 30 times or two weeks (which ends first).
Older Versions

Inventor Plugins 3D Models

Inventor Logo

Supports Inventor

Arrow Exporter
PDF File Formats

Check Exporting textures.

Single User (standalone)   Single User

Can be installed on two different machines by the same user

Floating   Multi Users

Can be installed on a server so it can serves multiple users

PDF from Inventor is a software component (Add-in) that adds a sharing feature to Inventor application. It allows the users to share their designs in 3D PDF (Portable Document Format) technology by embeding 3D views in .PDF files; the format is natively supported and interactively visualized by the free version of Adobe Acrobat Reader.ACROBAT

This video tutorial shows how to export a 3D PDF file from Inventor application using SimLab's Plugin.

Multiple Scenes & Cameras

Select between multiple scenes (3D and 2D) and cameras to be exported and embedded within the pdf file.

Multiple Scenes Cameras

Template Designer

Use SimLab's Temlpate Designer for designing your own taste of templates of pdf pages to embeded your 3D views inside them.

Template Designer

Merge PDF

You can merge multiple 3d pdf files together, and you can merge normal pdf files with 3d pdf files as well.

Merge PDF

How to get it and use it ?

  • Download the plugin and install it.
  • Run Inventor
  • Open TOOLS Ribbon-Tab and find SimLab 3D PDF Exporter section as shown in the image below

  • How to get it and use  SimLab 3D PDF Exporter Inventor
  • Click on Settings to open the settings panel that contains export settings and licensing information. Activating and getting a trial license can also be done from this panel.
    How to get it and use  SimLab 3D PDF Exporter Inventor

  • If the plugin doesn't work correctly, chack your DWF export settings in inventor. From Inventor menu go to Export > Export to DWF, the Publish Assembly dialog will open. Change the publish option to Express, and make sure that the settings checked / unchecked, as shown in the image.
    How to get it and use  SimLab 3D PDF Exporter Inventor

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

For Inventor 2020:

For Inventor 2019:

For Inventor 2018:

For Inventor 2017:

You can also integrate your 3D design applications with SimLab Composer and reach ultimate visualization options for your projects

SimLab Composer Integration


SimLab Composer is the complete 3D software for communicating your 3D designs and sharing your ideas with others in the most suitable and easy way.