HOOPS Exchange Documentation
The HOOPS Exchange SDK is a set of C software libraries that enables development teams to quickly add reliable 2D and 3D CAD import and export capabilities to their applications. This allows access to a broad range of data, including boundary representation (BREP), product manufacturing information (PMI), model tree, views, persistent IDs, styles, construction geometry, visualization, and more, agnostically.
HOOPS Exchange provides access to a variety of mechanical CAD formats such as CATIA, NX, Creo®, SOLIDWORKS, Inventor, and Solid Edge® as well as CAD standards like JT, STEP, STL, IGES, and AEC formats, like Revit, IFC, and DWG.
Export to popular formats such as JT, STEP, STL, FBX and more.
Prerequisites and quickstart walkthrough for new developers
Stay up to date with the latest changes and improvements
Platforms and Formats
Information about supported platforms and file formats
Complete guide to HOOPS Exchange concepts
Detailed information about HOOPS Exchange API
How to build real-world applications