CadFaster QuickStep 2009 Publisher's description
from CadFaster, Inc.
Free 3D file viewer with professional features. Supports OpenGL and DirectX.
CadFaster|QuickStep is a free 3D file viewer with professional-class features. Supports standard file formats such as STEP and HSF. Users may choose between OpenGL and DirectX drivers. CadFaster|QuickStep rendering is highly optimized and user interface is perfect for interactive 3D model navigation. Innovative out-of-core rendering solution ensures that even the largest 3D files can be opened and viewed interactively. CadFaster|QuickStep is an ideal tool for design review, collaboration and communication in CAD, CAE and PCB companies. CadFaster|QuickStep supports hardware vertex/pixel shaders to achieve photo-realistic real-time rendering quality. This includes glossy and reflective materials, mirror surfaces, bump mapped objects etc. To maintain best possible user experience, sophisticated rendering algorithms are used. Technologies such as occlusion culling and dynamic level of detail ensure the ultimate rendering performance even with most complex 3D models. CadFaster|QuickStep includes following features: - Shaded display mode with optional silhouette/feature edge lines - Perspective and orhogonal projections - Innovative Rotate, pan and zoom tools with single mouse click - Standard STEP, DWG, DXF, IGES and HSF (Hoops Stream File) file formats supported - Dynamic edge highlighting - Supports displaying textures and advanced graphical effects via Shaders - Exact tape measure tool (in professional version) - Portable EXE export (in professional version) - Advanced section view functionality (in professional version) - Support for 3DConnextion 3D mouses (in professional version) Speeding up the design workflow is easy with CadFaster|QuickStep. It helps in sharing large and complex CAD models between designers and reviewers.
What's New in This Release:Improved DWG/DXF-file support, improved STEP-file support, dynamic highlight of components, automatic new version notification popup and improved picking performance.
System Requirements:256 MB memory, Pentium-level processor, Hardware OpenGL or DirectX.
Program Release Status: Major Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall