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Created by Sar Dar on 26 June, 2018

Meshlab - Mesh Editing / Repair

File Support:

  • Import: PLY, STL, OBJ, OFF, DAE, txt. and others
  • Export: PLY, STL, OBJ, OFF, WRL, DXF, DAE, JSON, and others


  • Painting
  • Mesh repair, hole filling
  • Mesh simplification
  • Mesh subdivision and smoothing
  • Handles rectangular mesh


  • Can't do sculpting
  • Latest release 2016, some people can't get latest install to run

Runs on:

  • Windows 64 bit
  • MacOS
  • Linux Snap

Model of Meshlab sample file: duck_triangulate.dae