ProtoTech Launches JSON Exporter for AutoCAD v1

PUNE, India, Oct 16, 2017 – ProtoTech Solutions is releasing its latest exporter plug-in “JSON Exporter for AutoCAD (version” today.

JSON is an open-standard file format that uses human-readable text to transmit data objects consisting of attribute–value pairs and array data types (or any other serializable value). It is a very common data format used for asynchronous browser–server communication, including as a replacement for XML in some AJAX-style systems.

Benefits/Features of JSON Exporter

  • Part and Face level color support
  • Support cumulative transformation
  • Support for ‘three.js: JSON Geometry format version 4.5’
  • Support both part and assembly models
  • Visibility of nodes
  • Face level transparency
  • There is always a default compression which helps reducing the file size as much as possible

How the product works?

  • Download and install JSON Exporter plug-in for AutoCAD.
  • A new panel named ProtoTech JSON will get added in add-ins tab.
  • Run AutoCAD and Load a model (part or assembly).
  • You can set the mesh quality for exported JSON model.
  • For viewing exported JSON, you can go to link

Fig: 3D model view in AutoCAD & three.js editor

Why to use JSON Exporter?

JSON exported data can be very useful for game developers who wants to render 3D graphics files of Autodesk (viz. *.dwg, *.dws, *.dxf) using three.js. Their plug-in makes it easy to render 3D models directly into web applications.

“JSON is gaining a lot of popularity and is becoming is format of choice when it comes to streaming 3D data across the web. The main advantages being compression and ease of read/write,” says Rajesh Bhartiya, CEO of ProtoTech Solutions.


About ProtoTech Solutions

ProtoTech is a custom software solutions company with skills in

  • Development of 2D/3D based engineering applications
  • AR/VR development
  • 3D Visualization on – desktop/mobile/Web
  • Engineering 3D file formats & 3D data interoperability
  • Engineering apps development
  • Quality assurance/game testing services
  • 3D CAD plug-in development on Autodesk/SOLIDWORKS/Creo platforms

For more information on JSON Exporter for AutoCAD, please visit here

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