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Unable To Open 3D Files, AutoVue Displays the File As ASCII Text (Doc ID 2947213.1)

Last updated on JUNE 27, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle AutoVue 3D Professional Advanced - Version 21.0.2 and later
Oracle AutoVue Electro-Mechanical Professional - Version 21.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Unable to display 3D files using AutoVue. The file is displaying as ASCII text.

Steps to reproduce:

  1. Start AutoVue Desktop Deployment using autovue.exe (located in the "<AutoVue Install Directory>\bin" folder).
  2. Click on "File > Open".
  3. Select a 3D file to open using AutoVue.
  4. Notice AutoVue is displaying the file as ASCII text.


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