SOLIDWORKS Professional 2016 Includes ScanTo3D

Article by Sanja Srzic updated February 26, 2016


Starting with the 2016 version, users of SOLIDWORKS Professional can use the ScanTo3D add-in to create CAD models from scanned data.  This add-in was previously only available with SOLIDWORKS Premium.  For more details about SOLIDWORKS license types refer to SOLIDWORKS Product Matrix.

There are three ways for you to access SOLIDWORKS add-ins as described in this blog article.

SOLIDWORKS 2016 Help includes ScanTo3D Overview with a number of articles that explain how to import scanned data, create mesh, generate CAD model using curves or surfaces, etc.

Overview of the ScanTo3D Process

Overview of the ScanTo3D Process

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Sanja Srzic

Sanja is the SOLIDWORKS Technical Support Team Leader for Western Canada, and is based in the Javelin Winnipeg Office