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Publishing to 3DVIA.com

3DVIA is an online community for sharing 3D content.
See www.3dvia.com.

You can save models from SolidWorks to your 3DVIA.com account.

To publish a model to 3DVIA.com:

  1. Click File > Publish to 3DVIA.com.
  2. In the 3DVIA Login dialog box, log in to your existing 3DVIA account or create a new one.
  3. Set attributes in the Publish to 3DVIA.com dialog box.
  4. Click one of the following:
    • Publish. Publishes the active model to 3DVIA for the first time.
    • Republish. Publishes a changed model and overwrites the previous version.
    • Publish New. Publishes a changed model as a new version and maintains the previous version.

    The model is uploaded in .3dxml format to your 3DVIA account for viewing on the Web.

The Publish to 3DVIA.com process creates a temporary .3dxml file that is deleted from your local drive after uploading. To save a model in .3dxml format without publishing to 3DVIA.com, click File > Save As and select 3D XML (*.3dxml) in Save as type.


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