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Mastercam Translators 2023

Mastercam supports the import and export of several file formats. You can find what file format versions are supported in each Mastercam release in the tables below.

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Version 2023

2D PDF.PDFnaRn/aRead 2D PDF- wireframe and text only. Write 2D PDF using File-Print and “Print to “PDF”.
3D Experience.3DXMLR2022XRRCatia V5/V6 Read License required.
3D Mfg. Format.3MFnaRWWImports meshes- Exports Solids & Surfaces as Meshes
3D PDF.PDFnaWWWrite 3D PDF- all entities, levels, toolpaths, and stock models. The 3D result is not viewable in a browser or hand-held device. We recommend the free Adobe Reader.
Additive Mfg..AMFnaRWWImports meshes- Exports Solids & Surfaces as Meshes
Alibre Design.AD_PRT, .AD_SMPV24RR
Autocad.DWG, .DXF2023RWRWMastercam 2019 Autocad *.DWG / *.DXF Translator
Use DXFRescuer c-hook for non-standard DXF files.
Autocad.DWF, .DWFX2023RN/A
Autodesk Inventor.IPT, .IAM2022RRSolids only. No PMI or colors imported if only Inventor View installed.
Autodesk Inventor.IDW2022RN/ANo PMI or colors imported if only Inventor View installed.
CATIA V5**.CATPart, CATProductV5-6R2022 (R32)RRCatia V5/V5 Read license required
IGES.IGS5.3RWWMastercam IGES Translator
Solids are converted to surfaces, no views or drawing layouts are available.
JT.JT10.7RRSiemens 3D file format
KeyCreator.CKD2021RRMastercam KeyCreator Translator
Translator reads solids only
Parasolid.X_T, .X_B, .XMT_TXT34R/WR/W
Postscript.AI, .EPS .PS7,8*RN/A
ProE / Creo**.PRT, .ASMWildfire5/Creo 8RRCreo Read Only license required. Also Uses Opens Files up to Wildfire 5.
Raster 2 Vector.JPG, .TIF, .BMPN/ARN/A
SolidEdge.PAR, .PSM, .ASM2022RRTranslator reads solids only.
SOLIDWORKS.SLDDRW2022RN/ASOLIDWORKS must be installed for this translator to function.
SOLIDWORKS.SLDPRT, .SLDASM2022RRSolids only. SOLIDWORKS required for Feature History or Sketches.
SpaceClaim.SCDOC2022RRSolids only
STEP.STP, .STEPAllR/WR/W“Part 42” data/AP203, AP214, AP242
Stereolithography.STL1R/WWImports meshes. Exports Solids and Surface as meshes.
Unigraphics**.PRTNX2007 up to v2015RRUG/NX Read Only license required
VDA.VDA2R/WWExports Solids as Surfaces
Wavefront.OBJN/ARWWImports meshes. Exports Solids and Surfaces as meshes; Wireframe as polylines

*Only the versions listed are supported.

** These translators are not included with Mastercam and need to be purchased for an additional cost. Please contact your Mastercam Reseller for more information.