2018 WW: CybaLounge: Import a COLLADA from Live Home 3D Pro

CybaLounge: How to import a COLLADA from Live Home 3D Pro Bringing a home into Cybalounge from low-cost building software.  Yes, with drag/drop.  Detailed, tested instructions are offered.  The instructions for file conversion will probably work on most COLLADA files.Imported from Live Home 3D Pro BackgroundBuild your model home in Cybalounge: use caseCybalounge is ready for virtual worlders to use: Tutorials and suggestionsWeb-worldsCybaLOUNGE is a user-built 3D virtual world running in a browserYou get a free world when you register at CybaloungeHow to start building in Cybalounge, a roadmap for beginners Cybalounge is ready for virtual worlders to use: Tutorials and suggestionsWeb-worldz is a professionally-built web-world.********************************************More after the break*************************************************Metaverse events, recent and upcomingVWBPE Calendar: Events start Mar. 4,  extend through March into April.IMA Social Web and Virtual World Events, Music, and Meeting CalendarHYPERGRID EVENTSEvents on the Hypergrid: HYPEventsOpenSimWorld EventsEntertainment on the HypergridOpensim AAM Virtual PerformersPromotion for virtual worlds and everything in ’emSelby’s daily events and news collection:  Virtual worlds are real Selby’s YouTube Channel-Search this blog with the search bar, upper left.OSCC 2017 PresentationsMal Burns: Inworld ReviewHypergrid Writer’s CommunityMetaverse Jobs; Job ListingsIMA projects3D web-worlds of the browser (G+ community) Virtual Outworlding news collection Destination guide: OpenSimWorldHyperica, Directory of Opensimulator hypergrid destinationsWELCOME TO SEANCHAI LIBRARIESHypergrid DestinationsHypergrid-related articles in this blog***********************************************************************************************Live Home 3D Pro – Collada Exportby Deiter Heyne, Cybalounge developerChoose what you want to exportTo export the entire project, you don’t have to select anything in particular. Click the menu button and select Export and then Export 3D Objects… Set the File Format option to Collada (*.dae). In the Source drop-down list, choose entire project. Set up the export optionsUp Axis sets the name of the vertical axis in the output file. Keep default state (Y).Specify whether you wish to export the light sources, etc.  Uncheck all checkboxes.Select Fix Texture Coordinates, if the textures with applied transformations look incorrect in the the exported model. Usually best to uncheck, too. Type a file name and click Save. Convert the export folder to the import zip fileContents of export folderZip the contents of the folder Be careful about the naming conventions Zip file name must be like model name + “.zip”Zip file with correct name *************************************************Importing a Zip file into CybaloungeGo to Cybalounge, log in as a registered user.If you have not registered, do that now. You get a 512×512 plot to work in.In Cybalounge, click the pointed pushpin (bottom line)If you have not set your plot to Public, click the Private button and find your world.You may want to attend to some location settings, such as setting it to public.Web-worlds: Cybalounge building: location settingsYou have authority to import things into your world.Stand where you want the object and drag/drop the zip file onto the screen.The object will appear at your feet in a convenient size for you to work with.*Tutorials for how to work with it are here:Cybalounge is ready for virtual worlders to use: Tutorials and suggestions.You will want to scale the object to appropriate size and adjust the position.*Assuming you don’t have an object selected.  If an object is selected, the import appears above that object and is its child. Will these instructions apply to other COLLADA sources?The zip preparation and import? 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