Subject: Importing an STL format file

The STL (Stereolithography) format typically contains 3D solids and meshes for working with 3D printers. STL format files are saved in .stl files.

To import an STL format file

   1   Do one of the following to choose STL In ():

   On the ribbon, choose the Application button > Import > STL In, or choose Insert > STL In (in Import).

   On the menu, choose File > Import > STL In.

   Type stlin and then press Enter.

   2   Choose the .stl file you want to import.

   3   Click Open.

Processing begins.

   4   Zoom to extents to see the imported entities.

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