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Ive looked everywhere for an answer to this question but have been unable to find a clear solution.


When in a 3d view I do not have the option to export to anything but DXF or picture OBJ or 3DS export option appears.impor


This is using Chief X5


Importing DXF files to sketch-up does not work well so I was hoping to start using 3DS.



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I don't think you can export to .obj but .3ds should be available.  You must be doing something wrong.  I think we are going to need another hint.

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