Jamie Lee

3D PDF Using Adobe Reader

Discussion created by Jamie Lee on Jul 20, 2016
Latest reply on Dec 11, 2018 by Alessandro Tornincasa

3D PDF is a great tool for those who might not have SOLIDWORKS to view the models.

This video will show you how to view 3D PDFs using Adobe Reader, which is a free program.


This video includes the following:

1. Open 3D PDF with Adobe Reader

2. Multiple Sheets and Viewports

3. Enable 3D Content

4. Switch Views

5. Cross Highlight from PMI to Model

6. Cross Highlight Bi-directionally between BOM and Assembly

7. Pan, Zoom, Rotate

8. 3D Measurement Tool

9. 3D Comment Tool

10. Change Background Color

11. Attach Files

12. Section Cut

13. Switch Render Modes