This tool imports 3D points from a point cloud file.
How to use
- Click on Points Import or use the menu Points → Import points.
- Select the file with point cloud and click Open.
- The coordinates of the points should be read from a text file with the extension
- Each line should have a collection of X, Y, Z coordinates separated by a space. The coordinates must use a decimal point, not a decimal comma.
- After importing, your points will be selectable in the 3D view, and they can be snapped to using the Snap Endpoint method from the Draft Workbench.
- The cloud point will be imported as a single cloud object. This is unlike the Draft Point tool which creates individual points.
Sample point cloud file
0 0 0
1.4562 -7.2354 12.2367
5.9423 3.1728 -17.6439
For testing you can use this ASC file, which is a low polygon version of the Stanford Bunny.
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