Accessing the 3D Viewer

How to Access the 3D Viewer

The 3D Viewer can be accessed directly by going to 3d.connect.trimble.com. If you are not signed in already you will be asked to do so before you will be taken to the projects page.

The 3D Viewer can also be opened by:

  • Opening your project from the Trimble Connect for Browser application

  • Opening a 3D model file from the Trimble Connect for Browser application

  • Opening a View from the Trimble Connect for Browser application

  • From an email notification with 3D content

Open Projects in the 3D Viewer

You can now open projects in the Trimble Connect for Browser's 3D Viewer directly from the main web application! Simply go into the desired project and from the Explorer page, click the overflow menu › View project in 3D Viewer.

To view your project in 3D

  1. Open your project in Trimble Connect for Browser.

  2. Go to the Explorer page.

  3. Click the overflow menu in the page header.

  4. Click View project in 3D Viewer.

The 3D Viewer will open in a new tab.

View 3D Files

With Trimble Connect, you can view models and point clouds in our 3D Viewer.

Learn more about our supported file formats.

To view a file in the 3D Viewer

  1. Open your project in Trimble Connect for Browser.

  2. Go to the Explorer page.

  3. Select one or more 3D files.
    Note: clicking the file name will open the file in the Viewer application automatically.

  4. After you have selected your file(s) the detail panel will open on the right-side.

  5. To view in 3D, click the View button.

Opening a View in the 3D Viewer

To open a 3D View

  1. Open your project Trimble Connect for Browser.

  2. Go to the Views page.

  3. Select the 3D View that you want to open.
    The detail panel will open.

  4. Click the View button located in the detail panel

The 3D Viewer application will open in a new tab.