Datasmith Exporter for SOLIDWORKS

For use with Twinmotion 2023.1 on Windows

Compatible with SOLIDWORKS 2020 - 2023

Last updated
May 25, 2023

About this plugin

The Datasmith Exporter plugin for SOLIDWORKS features Direct Link functionality that enables you to synchronize your files into Twinmotion with a single click.

  • Datasmith Exporter plugins are also used for Unreal Engine; if you have already installed the latest plugin from the Unreal Engine page, there's no need to reinstall for Twinmotion.

How to install

Before you install:
  • Make sure you have the latest version of Twinmotion installed; you can check this by opening the Epic Games launcher and going to the Twinmotion tab.
  • Close SOLIDWORKS if it is open.
  • Uninstall any previously installed Datasmith Exporter plugins for SOLIDWORKS
  • Once the download completes, run the installer file and follow the instructions, including reading and agreeing to the end-user license agreement (EULA).
  • You can now open SOLIDWORKS and start using the plugin to export your scenes in uDatasmith format, and bring them into Twinmotion.

Get the latest version

Archived versions

Datasmith Exporter - UE 5.1.1 (Windows)
Compatible with SOLIDWORKS 2020 - 2022 and Twinmotion 2023.1​

Datasmith Exporter - UE 5.0.3 (Windows)
Compatible with SOLIDWORKS 2020 - 2022 and Twinmotion 2021.1.4 - 2022.2.3​

Datasmith Exporter - UE 4.27.2 (Windows)
Compatible with SOLIDWORKS 2020 - 2021 and Twinmotion 2021.1.4 - 2022.1.2