Upload 3D models and revisions

From the Cognite Console, you can upload 3D models and revisions to CDF without writing any code. We currently support CAD files from common systems and in standard formats such as Navisworks, STEP, Solidworks, RVM, OBJ, and FBX.

In this article:

Upload a 3D model using the Console

To upload a 3D model:

  1. Navigate to https://console.cognitedata.com.
  2. Log in with your CDF project name and credentials.
  3. Select Data catalog in the left hand bar.
  4. Select 3D models in the left hand bar.
  5. Click Add model and follow the wizard to create the model and upload the initial revision of the model.

Upload 3D models

Upload a revision to an existing 3D model

To add a new revision to a 3D model:

  1. Navigate to https://console.cognitedata.com.
  2. Log in with your CDF project name and credentials.
  3. Select Data catalog in the left hand bar.
  4. Select 3D models in the left hand bar.
  5. Click the model you want to add a new revision to.
  6. Click Upload new revision and follow the wizard to upload a new revision of the model.

Upload 3D model revision

Upload 3D models using the API and SDKs

To upload multiple 3D models programmatically using our API and SDKs, for instance for nightly updates, see Upload 3D models programmatically.

More information:
See the 3D models resource type to learn more.

Last Updated: 4/24/2020, 11:37:34 AM