OBJ Exporter For Inventor   ( Version: 2.3,   Updated Date: 01-June-2016)

OBJ Exporter for Inventor (V 2.3)

Versions Supported: Inventor 2013, 2014, 2015 2016and 2017

Updated Date: 1-June-2016

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This plugin available on Autodesk store too

img_obj_inventor“OBJ Exporter For Inventor®” exports solid bodies to OBJ file.

It has following features:

  • It supports colors.
  • An Option is provided to control the file size and quality by specifying precision value.
  • Increasing precision value will increase the fineness and accuracy of the model as well as the file size.
  • All the data is compressed which reduces the file size as much as possible.

Versions Supported : OBJ Exporter works with Inventor® 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015,2016 and 2017

Please NOTE

License Terms and Conditions:-

  • The license is tied to one piece of hardware (machine). Once activated this license cannot be transferred to another machine.
  • Your product activation key will be sent via email as soon as you complete the payment process.
  • The activation will require internet connection. The internet connection is required only once for activation.
  • If the machine is formatted for any reason, the license will have to be reactivated.
  • The license is perpetual only for the downloaded version on the hardware which it is activated. While the current policy is to allow the updates for free, this may change in the future.
  • While we will try to provide technical support, there are no committed warranties and support. We recommend that you evaluate our product to your satisfaction based on the free trials provided before making the purchase.

Version History

Version Release Date What’s new 06/01/2016 1. Enhancement: Inventor 2017 is now supported.
2. Enhancement: Export Surfaces.
3. Enhancement: Export Mirror objects. 12/24/2015 1. Enhancement: You can now control the quality and size of the exported OBJ model. New export option added - Preferences -> Facet Tolerance. 09/21/2015 1. Greatly simplified license activation process.
Please note: Existing customers who have already activated the product will have to contact our support to request for a key for reactivation after installing this update. 04/17/2015 1. Fixed issue with license activation.   04/10/2015 1. Supported Inventor version 2016.
2.Added support for exporting representation level of detail.
3. Fixed: Removed duplicate entries of plugin from the “Plugin Load” menu. 1. Fixed bug related to global language. 05/28/2014 1. Compatible with Inventor 2015.
2. Trial period has changed from 6 months to 10 times. 04/11/2014 1. Supports exporting Solid bodies.
2. Supports textures and materials.
3. Supports face level colors and body level colors.

We are providing 10 trials of the plugin in which you can use full set of features without any limitations. You will need to activate this plugin after using it 10 times.
For any query or activation, please contact at: OBJForInv@ProtoTechSolutions.com
We are not supporting the scaled textures. Default textures are supported.


How To Use OBJ Exporter For Inventor®:

  • Download and install OBJ Exporter plugin for Inventor®.
  • Run Inventor® and Load a model (part or assembly).
  • There’s a new tab on ribbon bar named as ‘WebGL‘.

It contains following three ribbon buttons as shown in the image below.

A) Export

After clicking here, a ‘Save As‘ dialog will display on our screen. A default file name will appear in the file name text box. You can edit this name. Click Save button to export the current model to HTML document.

B) Preferences

It contains following options as shown in the image.

  • Precision You can control how accurately your model needs to be exported. If you need fine representation of the model, just check the “use Precision” check box and the slider will be enabled. You can slide and select the values from 0 to 15. Higher is the value, finer is the representation you will get and larger is the file size. Default is full precision.
  • Export NormalYou can select whether you want to export normals or not. Default is set to export normals.
  • Export TexturesYou can select whether you want to export textures or not. Default is set to export textures.
  • TessellationYou can choose from Body level and face level. Default is face level.

C) About

It displays the information about product. It provides facility to activate your product license at any time from this control. After exporting, an HTML file will be generated and it can be viewed in the browser.
This is how it looks in the browser.

D) Export selected entities :

Make the selection before you hit the export button.
The following model shows whole model.

The following model shows selected entities after export.

How to unblock plugin in Inventor 2017?

To download the plugin, please click here
For any other query, please contact us