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CAD Translator Files for Measure 10 or Q

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Quick Steps

  1. Click the link to download the latest CAD translator file that goes with the latest version of Measure 10 and Measure Q.
    Date Measure Software Version CAD Translator Version Download
    24 Mar 2017 -Measure 10.7 32- and 64-bit
  2. Using an earlier version of Measure 10 or Measure Q? See the section below to select the version of the CAD translator file that goes with your Measure software.


Measure 10 and Measure Q come with standard CAD translators that enable you to import and export CAD files. If these do not meet your needs, the premium CAD translators are sold and licensed separately from Measure 10 software. Contact FARO Sales if you need a CAD file format that does not appear on your import list. Click here for a complete list of supported standard and premium CAD file formats.

The Measure 10 User Manuals have instructions for importing and exporting CAD files.


Please review this table before you begin to ensure your success.

Time to Complete This process may take up to 30 minutes and must not be interrupted or the download may not be complete.
Skills Needed
  • Knowledge of Windows at the operating system level
  • General computer skills
  • Internet connection
  • Computer you use with Measure
  • Storage media for saving files, such as a flash drive
Supported Software
  • Measure 10
  • Measure Q
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Earlier Versions

If you are running an earlier version of Measure 10 or Measure Q, you will need an earlier version of the CAD translator files. This table shows the dates and Measure 10 versions where the CAD Translator changed. So if you are running Measure version 10.4.4, use the translator from 27 Jan 2015 for version 10.4.3.

Date Measure Software Version CAD Translator Version Download
30 Jun 2015 -Measure 10.5, 10.6 64-Bit
27 Jan 2015 -Measure 64-Bit
17 Jul 2013 Measure 64-Bit
25 Jul 2012 Measure 64-Bit
7 Dec 2011 Measure 64-Bit


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