PRC (file format)

PRC
PRC (Product Representation Compact) is a 3D file format that can be used to embed 3D data in a PDF file.wikipedia
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PRC (Product Representation Compact) is a 3D file format that can be used to embed 3D data in a PDF file.
Today, PDF files may contain a variety of content besides flat text and graphics including logical structuring elements, interactive elements such as annotations and form-fields, layers, rich media (including video content) and three dimensional objects using U3D or PRC, and various other data formats.

Open Design Alliance

ODATeigha Platform
Teigha PRC library from ODA supports content creation and data access for PRC format and enables exporting a .dwg or .dgn file to PRC.
Teigha PRC is a 3D PDF component for Teigha that can be used to export a .dwg or .dgn file to PRC-based 3D PDF (Portable Document Format).

Asymptote (vector graphics language)

Asymptote
Asymptote: Open Source PRC Writer
Asymptote typesets labels and equations with LaTeX, producing high-quality PostScript, PDF, SVG, or 3D PRC output.

Universal 3D

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Universal 3D
PRC (File format)

Tessellation

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For example, you can save only a visual representation that consists of polygons (a tessellation), or you can save the model's exact geometry (B-rep data).

Boundary representation

b-repBREPnon-manifold model
For example, you can save only a visual representation that consists of polygons (a tessellation), or you can save the model's exact geometry (B-rep data).

Computer-aided design

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Varying levels of compression can be applied to the 3D CAD data when it is converted to the PRC format using Adobe Acrobat 3D.

Computer-aided manufacturing

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The 3D data stored in PRC format in a PDF is interoperable with Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) and Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) applications.

Computer-aided engineering

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The 3D data stored in PRC format in a PDF is interoperable with Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) and Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) applications.

SolidWorks

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SolidWorks allows saving of files to 3D PDF containing PRC since release 2015.

Adobe Acrobat

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Varying levels of compression can be applied to the 3D CAD data when it is converted to the PRC format using Adobe Acrobat 3D.

LaTeX

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The media9 LaTeX package enables the production of PDF documents with embedded PRC files using LaTeX.

List of file formats

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PRC – Adobe PRC (embedded in PDF files)

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Supported formats: PDF, EPUB, FB2, RTF, TXT, HTML, PRC, JPG, MP3