Exporting and Importing

The Export Menu is located in the Application Button Menu. From this menu you can export information out of Vip3D into different formats.

VIP ExportingAutoCad DXF: This option allows you to save the 2D view of your design into the .dxf format that can be opened by AutoCAD software.

2D Image: This option exports the 2D view of your design as a graphic file in the .jpg format. This is a generic graphics format that can be viewed and printed by any computer with Windows. This option allows you to send an image of the 2D view as a plan to customers and print shops.

PDF: This option exports the 2D view of your design as a graphic file in the PDF format file.

Excel Spreadsheet

Exporting Excel Spreadsheet PS

Vip3D will export information from your design into a Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet. The Excel Exporting Options box allows you to choose what information will be exported. This is the best method to export information from Objects Properties into Excel, Office, and other programs.

My Content

Export my ContentChoosing My Content from the Export Menu allows you to create a Content Package containing your Save Files, Templates, Screenshots, and Excel Files.

You can choose to send whole folders or individual files. This allows you to transfer files to another computer or Vip3D Member.

Upload Videos to YouTube

Upload Videos to YouTubeChoosing Upload Videos to YouTube from the Export Menu will open the Media Viewer.  From here you can send your videos recorded in Vip3D to YouTube.

Select the video you would like to upload and press the YouTube button on the right.

Import Menu

The Import Menu is located in the Application Button Menu. From this menu you can import information into Vip3D from different formats.

Import Menu

My Content: This option will import a My Content package created through the Export My Content option. You can choose to import any or all of the files in the package.

AutoCAD File: This option will import an AutoCAD File into Vip3D. This file must be in the DWG or DXF formats. For more information see Importing AutoCAD® Files.

Migrate 1.x Data: This option will transfer your User Data and Content from 1.x to Version 2

SketchUp File (Vip3D Only): This option will import a SketchUp File into Vip3D. For more information see SketchUp.

Insert Background Image: This option will import a background image into Vip3D. The image may be .bmp, .jpg, .png, .tga, or .tif  file format. For more information see Background Image.

Insert GIS Image: This option will import a GIS Image into Vip3D. For more information see GIS Aerial Imagery.