Open H3D file

H3D files: what are they and how do I open them?

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.h3d file type #1: Altair HyperView 3D model

Files with h3d suffix may be most often found as 3d models created using Altair HyperView.

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File extension h3d is mainly associated with the Altair HyperView and used for the default 3D model format.

An .h3d file is a compressed binary file, containing both model and result data.

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Altair HyperView

A complete post-processing and visualization environment

Altair HyperView Player

A plugin and viewer for 3D CAE models

.h3d file type #2: H3D 3D picture image file

Files with h3d suffix may also be old 3D pictures saved in the H3D 3D picture image format.

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File extension h3d is also known for its use for the H3D picture image format for stereoscopy pictures.

As far as we can tell, the format was more or less abandoned years ago.

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