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.U3D File Extension

File TypeUniversal 3D File

Developer3D Industry Forum
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Category3D Image Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a U3D file?

3D CAD file saved in the Universal 3D File Format; standardized by Ecma International as the ECMA-363 standard; contains 3D model information, including shapes, textures, lighting, shading, and motion data; supported by many CAD and 3D graphics programs.

More Information

The first edition of the Universal 3D File Format was standardized in December, 2004. The second version, August, 2005. The third edition, June, 2006. And the fourth edition, June 2007.

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Updated 2/20/2014

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