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General

This is a command-line utility that can be used to convert .ply, .obj, .geo, .bgeo and .bin files to .vrmesh files for rendering by V-Ray through a VRayProxy

Installation

By default, the installation of V-Ray for 3ds Max installs the ply2vrmesh tool in the folder [Program Files]\Chaos Group\V-Ray\3dsmax Rx for yyy\tools. A shortcut to the converter is also installed in the Start Menu: click Start Menu > Programs > Chaos Group > V-Ray for 3dsmax > Tools > PLY to .vrmesh converter.

Usage

 

> ply2vrmesh <inputFile> <outputFile> [options]

This converts the given .ply or .obj file and writes it to the given .vrmesh file. Note that you must specify the file extension, it will not be added automatically.

 

There are also additional options that you can specify; run the ply2vrmesh program without any parameters to see the description of these options. 

Notes