AutoCAD: How do I export a model to Lumion?
Lumion reads DWG and DXF files using native Autodesk RealDWG
This is the easiest way to import AutoCAD models in Lumion.
Alternatively, you could try to export an FBX file which can be imported into Lumion.
AutoCAD has a built-in FBX exporter:Exporter options:
Select the Copy textures to single location
option.TroubleshootingI can't see my model after importing and placing it in my scene?
- Place your model at 0,0,0 in AutoCAD
before exporting it.
- Check the scale of your model.I can't assign a Lumion material to individual surfaces?
Lumion will always combine surfaces that use the same material in AutoCAD
. If you want to assign a Lumion material to a specific surface, you must
assign a unique material to that surface in AutoCAD
before exporting the model.How do I update the model in Lumion after making changes to it in AutoCAD?
Use the Reload model
function in Lumion.