Import glTF (Khronos Group)

glTF (version 2.0) is a recent JSON-based 3D geometry delivery format. It supports modern materials (PBR) as well as geometry instancing and is supported by many desktop- and web-apps. It is currently a recommended exchange format for new projects. For more details, refer to

Import settings

glTF import has the following options:


Press Browse... to open a file dialog to select a .gltf or .glb file to import.

Import as static model

When checked, the file will be imported 'as is' and will not be modifiable by cga rules. Otherwise, Start Shapes will be created from the provided (if available: textured) polygons, ready to be used with CGA rules.

Align to terrain

When checked, the geometry will be automatically aligned to the terrain.


Factor applied to the imported object.


Adds the specified offset to the imported object:

  • Center: Sets the offset such that the object is centered on the scene's origin.
  • Reset: Sets the offset back to zero.

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