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Microsoft KB Archive/173037

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INFO: Importing DXF Files into Softimage 3D

PSS ID Number: Q173037 Article last modified on 08-26-1997

IRIX:3.51,3.7; WINDOWS NT:3.51,3.7



The information in this article applies to:

  • Softimage 3D for IRIX, versions 3.51, 3.7
  • == Softimage 3D for Windows NT, versions 3.51, 3.7 ==


The dxf2soft standalone converter allows you to import DXF files into Softimage 3D.

To get a list of the available options, type dxf2soft -h

To get the best results, you must become familiar with the various options that are available with the dxf2soft standalone. The most frequently used are -G and -s. They allow you to group and share vertices of polygons, which reduces the size of your models.


If you have any questions concerning the information contained in this article, contact by e-mail.

Additional query words: si si3d si3ds-a

Keywords : kbgraphic Version : IRIX:3.51,3.7; WINDOWS NT:3.51,3.7 Platform : IRIX NT WINDOWS Issue type : kbinfo ============================================================================= Copyright Microsoft Corporation 1997.