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Mesh Prep Wizard - Welcome PropertyManager

The Mesh Prep Wizard prepares and cleans up mesh or point cloud files. The wizard produces a mesh feature from which you can create surfaces and a solid model using direct mesh referencing or the Surface Wizard.

To use the Mesh Prep Wizard:

  1. Click Mesh Prep Wizard (ScanTo3D toolbar) or  Tools, ScanTo3D, Mesh Prep Wizard.

You can also right-click an existing mesh or point cloud in the FeatureManager design tree and select Mesh Prep Wizard from the shortcut menu.

  1. Select a mesh or point cloud in the graphics area.

The PropertyManager reports the Number of Faces or Number of points.

  1. Click .

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ScanTo3D Overview

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