Installation - Verge3D for Blender

Verge3D can run on top of Blender, an open source 3D modeling and animation suite, which should be installed first (both versions 2.79b and 2.80 are supported). You can download Blender for free from the official website.

Download and unpack Verge3D

Download Verge3D and unpack it to a directory of your choice. Make sure you have enough permissions to read/write in this folder. Installing in a system directory such as "Program Files" or "Desktop" is not recommended.

Installation for Blender 2.79

In Blender, invoke the User Preferences window by selecting the corresponding option in the File menu.

On the File tab, find the Scripts field and make it point to the folder in which Verge3D is installed. Click Save User Settings, close the User Preferences window and restart Blender.

Open the User Preferences window again and go to the Add-ons tab. Find and enable the Verge3D addon, then click Save User Settings and close the window.

Installation complete!

Installation for Blender 2.80 beta

In Blender, invoke the Preferences window by selecting the corresponding option in the Edit menu.

On the File Paths tab, find the Scripts field and make it point to the folder in which Verge3D is installed. Click Save Preferences, close the Preferences window and restart Blender.

Open the Preferences window again and go to the Add-ons tab. Find and enable the Verge3D addon, then click Save Preferences and close the window.

Installation complete!

What's Next

Familiarize yourself with the basics.