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Artec Studio 15 Release notes

Artec Studio (24.06.2020) 


  • Improved user experience throughout the program
  • Miscellaneous changes to user-interface design

Resolved Issues

  • Workspace configuration is not saved after Artec Studio reload
  • Minor issues related to Measurements and Alignment
  • Miscellaneous localization issues
  • Buttons do not fit the panel in Rough Positioning tool
  • Incorrect remaining time scanning Automatic Trajectory for Artec Micro
  • Some Artec Spider scans made in Artec Studio 14 has issues when opening with Artec Studio 15



Artec Studio (28.05.2020)

This version features a completely overhauled and customizable user interface, CAD functionality with primitives, a new Groups feature, and automation improvements for the Artec Micro.

New Features:

  • Scan to CAD (with the ability to export CAD files directly to SOLIDWORKS or Geomagic Design X)
  • Primitives support, for quality control & reverse engineering purposes
  • Use of Primitives for precise positioning (CAD-like alignment)
  • Groups: a new feature that allows regrouping 3D datasets and processing them as one. (Auto-group for Eva, Spider, Leo data during capture, Align multiple scans/groups in one click, Automatically group scan data and primitives, etc)
  • Texture background colors suppression
  • Model-to-model texture transfer function
  • Temperature compensation wizard
  • Surface distance map annotations
  • Scan size optimizer
  • Automatic scanning path for the Artec Micro
  • One-click model measurement (volume, area)
  • Feedback feature


  • Faster surface distance map calculation
  • 15X faster sections calculation
  • Enhanced color reproduction
  • Next-generation registration
  • Boosted Autopilot for Artec Leo
  • 30% more effective auto-align, at 2X the speed
  • Improved Autopilot for all Artec handheld Scanners
  • 2X faster (parallel) scan import for the Artec Ray
  • Faster project loading
  • Improved hole-filling algorithm
  • Improved lasso selection
  • Size-sensitive max error mode
  • Overhauled, optimized and customizable user interface

Resolved Issues

  • Fixed miscellaneous issues related to Artec Studio crashes
  • Fixed several issues related to Leo project import: added support for special symbols in the file name or file path (including hanzi and kanji)
  • Corrected scaling units selection when importing datasets


Compatibility information

  • Artec Studio 15 is compatible with all Artec scanners except for the discontinued models from these series
  • Drivers for Artec Eva / Spider / Space Spider in AS9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 are fully compatible.
  • Artec Studio 15 is installed in a separate folder, so multiple software versions (AS9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14) can coexist on the same computer.
  • AS 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 projects are compatible with Artec Studio 15.

Update information and
All clients with an active Artec Studio subscription license can upgrade to Artec Studio 15. Instructions are available here.


In case you experience any issues with your Artec 3D scanner or require technical assistance with your device or Artec Studio, in the first instance please contact your local Artec dealer/distributor directly. You can also contact the Artec Support Team by clicking on "Submit a request" button on the bottom right part of the screen or by emailing