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Importing issues and issues with imported parts

ihor_gernagaihor_gernaga Member Posts: 24 PRO
edited July 2017 in Community Support
I've been unable to successfully import iges and step files. After importing I have no preview in part studio and no parts tree. Am I missing a setting or is it the file? Solidworks and Parasolid have imported.

My next question is, is there a way to add filets and chamfers to imported parts?


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    andy_morrisandy_morris Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 87
    Please could you open a support ticket with an example file that is not working?

    Once you have imported geometry you can additional features including fillets and chamfers.
    Andy Morris / Head of Product Design / Onshape, Inc.
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    ihor_gernagaihor_gernaga Member Posts: 24 PRO
    Unfortunately, the part I am working on is proprietary and currently in development. I cannot share it at this point.
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    NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 5,440
    STEP should be fine but please do not use IGES under any circumstances. It used to called I-GUESS for a reason!

    Can you not use SolidWorks or Parasolid?

    Please be aware that if you are using the free Public plan you should not be uploading proprietary data. 
    Senior Director, Technical Services, EMEAI
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