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3D Viewer Installation Instructions

Prerequisites:

Be sure to install the prerequisites before trying to use 3D Viewer.

Java 1.5 or higher (if you’re using 64-bit Windows, please install the 64-bit version of java)

Trimble Sketchup (For model creation, not necessary if you are merely viewing models from someone else)

Java 3d (For some setups, this is not necessary, but is also not harmful)

 

Windows:

Download the Windows version from here.

Unzip the .zip file to a location of your choice.

Run runit.bat from the 3ddv folder in the location you chose above.

 

Mac OS X:

Java3d is currently unreliable in the Mac Application. This is currently being worked on.  Two options to work around follow:

1.  Download this zip file and place the contents of the lib directory in /Library/Java/Extensions/ then follow this procedure:

Download the Mac OS X version from here.

Double click the .dmg file you downloaded.

Drag “3D Data Viewer” to your Applications

2.  Download this package, unzip it, and run macos_runit.sh from a terminal.

Linux:

Download the Linux version from here.

Unzip the file to a location of your choice.

Inside the 3ddv folder in the location you chose above, double click “3ddv”

You can also do the above from the command line:

Go to the download location in a terminal

tar zxf 3ddv-linux.tgz

cd 3ddv

./3ddv

 

 

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