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Creating Interactive 3D PDFs with Acrobat 3D and the Right Hemisphere PDF Publishing Module

Steps 8-12


  1. Drag the slider at the top of the Reduce Model Dialogue or select a percentage while closely watching the 3D model. The goal is to retain the shape of the model but reduce the amount of polygons. Reducing the model by 50% gives a final result of 19,595 polygons.

Reduce Model dialog.

  1. Click > OK
  2. Right Click in Viewport and Select > Select All.
  3. In the lower portion of the 3D Toolkit UI select the > Materials Tab.
  4. Materials can be viewed like any file, but most people will prefer to view Materials by Thumbnails. Select > Thumbnail View.

UI with Materials Tab selected.

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