Which 3D Files can I Import into KeyShot?

KeyShot HD and KeyShot Pro support the following 3D file formats on both Mac and PC. 

  • 3ds Max (.3ds) [1]
  • ALIAS 2017 and prior [2]
  • AutoCAD (.dwg, .dxf)
  • ArtCam [1]
  • CATIA v5-6 (.3dxml, .cgr, .catpart)
  • Cinema 4D R18 and prior (.c4d)
  • Creo 4.0 and prior (.prt, .asm)
  • Creo View (.pvz, .pvs, .edz, .ed, .c3di, .ol)
  • Geomagic [1]
  • Inventor 2018 and prior (.ipt, .iam)
  • IronCAD [1]
  • Maya 2017 and prior (.ma, .mb) [2]
  • NX 12 and prior (.prt)
  • Onshape [1]
  • Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 2-5 (.prt, .asm)
  • PowerShape [1]
  • Revit 2018 and prior [1]
  • Rhinoceros 5 and prior (.3dm)
  • SketchUp 2018 and prior (.skp)
  • ShoeMaker [1]
  • Solid Edge ST10 and prior (.par, .asm, .psm)
  • SolidWorks 2018 and prior (.prt, .sldprt, .asm, .sldasm)
  • SpaceClaim [1]
  • Acis (.sat)
  • Alembic (.abc) [3]
  • 3DS (.3ds)
  • 3DXML (.3dxml)
  • Collada (.dae)
  • FBX (.fbx) [3]
  • IGES (.igs, .iges)
  • JT (.jt)
  • OBJ (.obj)
  • Parasolid (.x_t)
  • STEP (.stp, .step)
  • STL (.stl)
  • ZPR (.zpr)
  • Zbrush [1]
  • ZW3D [1]


NOTE: KeyShot for CAD versions (e.g. KeyShot for SpaceClaim), will only open BIP files exported from your CAD application. All other formats will be rejected. For more information about your bundle version, please consult your CAD manufacturer.

[1] Requires a Plugin for your CAD application. Contact your CAD distributor more information.
[2] Requires licensed installation of software
[3] Includes animation

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