[Bf-committers] Import Mesh with VertexColor?

Campbell Barton ideasman42 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 18 03:45:42 CEST 2013

On Thu, Jul 18, 2013 at 3:52 AM, Thomas Volkmann
<lists at thomasvolkmann.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> it's the time of the year again, when I want to use Blender for some 'real'
> tasks at work. And as usual I am having huge problems getting my Data into and
> out of Blender.
> Last time it was Camera animation that I couldn't get into Blender*, this time
> I'm using the vertex-colors when importing a mesh into Blender (from Softimage
> or Max).
> So my question:
> Am I doing something wrong, or is it just not supported?
> Again my usual plea (short version):   If Blender wants to take part in
> professional pipelines, the data IO is crucial!
> cheers,
> Thomas

What formats did you test?

Formats that load vertex colors: Collada, PLY, X3D, VRML
... probably some others too but I'm sure these ones are supported.

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