Data Exchange > Interface > Working with Data Exchange Formats > Parasolid > To Import a Parasolid Part or Assembly
To Import a Parasolid Part or Assembly
1. Click File > Open without a file open. The File Open dialog box opens.
2. Select Parasolid (.x_t, .xmt_txt, .x_b, .xmt_bin, .x_n, .xmt_neu, .xmt) in the Type box. A list of the following Parasolild file formats with their respective file extensions appear in the current working directory:
*.x_t or *.xmt_txt and *.xmt for the text format
*.x_b or *.xmt_bin for the binary format
*.x_n or *.xmt_neu for the neutral format
3. Click the name of the Parasolid file in a format that you want to import, or browse to find the file and then click the name of the file.
4. Click Import. The Import New Model dialog box opens.
5. Click Part or Assembly.
6. If you do not want to retain the import profile in use, select an import profile from the Profile list. To customize the import profile settings, click Details to open the Parasolid — Import Profile editor.
7. Click OK in the Import New Model dialog box. The imported geometry is automatically positioned in the default location with standard constraints and the Parasolid file is imported. The import log file is automatically generated in the working directory.