Product Design & Engineering

Autodesk Inventor 2017 – Map properties from an imported STEP file to Inventor

With the new tool of Autodesk Inventor “Property Mapping for Imported CAD Data” you can easily map properties from CAD files imported from CATIA, Pro/Engineer, Creo Parametric, STEP, NX and SolidWorks to standard Inventor iProperties.

Tool can be invoked by going to Start menu > Programs > Autodesk > Inventor 2017 > Tools.

The Property Mapping button can be located also at the bottom of the Import dialog box. Button is enabled if you are importing a CATIA, Creo, NX, STEP, or Solidworks file.


This tool is available since Inventor 2017 R2.