Importing Data from OBJ


Wavefront OBJ is a simple and commonly used 3D format that mainly describes 3D geometry. The format allows for minimal additional information such as grouping. Additionally, a little preview from all sides is provided.

Import Settings

OBJ import has a few options as listed below.


Press Browse... to open a file dialog to select an .obj file to import.

Import as static model

When checked, the file will be imported 'as is' and will not be modifiable by cga rules.

Align to terrain

When checked, the geometry will be automatically aligned to the terrain.


Size factor applied to the imported object.


Adds the specified offset to the imported object.
CenterSets the offset such that the object is centered on the scene's origin.
ResetSets the offset back to zero.

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