Articles tagged with 'export'

Kisters 3DViewStation Desktop V2014.2 News Video


We added a video to our YouTube channel, showing some of the 3DViewStation V2014.2 news: watch english video here

Kisters 3DViewStation v2014.2 release


We have done a new 3DViewStation version V2014.2 with a series of enhancements, described below. The new version is available for download now. Impressions see here.


  • import of Catia V5-6 2014 (R24)
  • import of Creo 3
  • import of Inventor 2015
  • import of SolidEdge ST7
  • import of 2D-PDF
  • import: load structure only + load selected parts/assemblies later
  • export of 3D-PDF: new template with views carousel
  • export of 3D-PDF: PMI to feature associativity
  • export of 3D-PDF: associative part list
  • export markups as PMIs to i.e. 3D-PDF, JT
  • export optimization for tesselation, BREP, custom created & modified assembly structures
  • vector export to SVG


  • fire up standard application for unknown file formats
  • license activation for seat licensing
  • PMI section views: activate section function for such views
  • re-tesselate geometry without re-loading it (BREP mode)
  • analyze: clash detection (as is)
  • analyze: multiple sections in same direction
  • modeltree: create new node, delete node, move node
  • allow to save 3DViewStation application settings as profiles


Kisters 3DViewStation Desktop V2014 release


We have done a new 3DViewStation version V2014 with a series of enhancements, described below. The new version is available for download now.


  • New importer: NX 9, 3DVSXML
  • Import of layer information
  • Export of modified data to i.e. STEP, 3D-PDF, JT, Parasolid, VRML, STL…
  • Export of BREP


  • configure tablet usage
  • complete left mouse button / finger control
  • customize: accelerator keys
  • customize: custom toolbar
  • customize: mouse key: sensitivity
  • customize: quick access toolbar
  • analyze: optimized compare for parts
  • modeltree: show annotation text, dimension
  • tech-doc: draw associated lines
  • new splash
  • new icon


KnowHow: 3DViewStation = 160 converters


Did you know: The Kisters 3DViewStation contains more than 160 converters: i.e. Catia to STEP, NX to 3D-PDF, STEP to Parasolid, JT to 3D-PDF, Creo / ProE to VRML… 3DViewStation reads more than 20 3D-CAD fileformats and allows to tranlsate them into 8 export fileformats.
Find the current list of supported fileformats here.

3D ViewStation V10: how to extract surfaces?


We just have been asked, how to extract the surfaces of a part and export them. Startingpoint is the assembly and we will use the split function to do most of the job. Have a look at the video.