Sketchfab is a web-based platform that enables users to upload, share, and display 3D models and animations online.
Sketchfab.com makes it easy for anyone to publish and find 3D content online. With a community of millions of creators and published models, they are one of the largest platforms for immersive and interactive 3D content.
Integrating with Sketchfab allows you to search the entire Sketchfab database of 3D assets and bring it right into your own Metaverse!
Once you click on 'File Manager', Sketchfab will become visible to you.
Sketchfab from File Manager
Simply click on 'Sketchfab' and choose 'Explore Sketchfab'.
You will be then redirected to 'Connect Sketchfab'
After clicking on 'Connect Sketchfab', a pop-up will appear like the one below. You can create your account using your email ID and password, or connect via social media logins, Google login, or your company SSO.
If you prefer, you can click on 'Create an account' to set up a new account.
After logging in, you will be redirected to the search page within the file manager.
To find the items or elements you're looking for, simply use the search bar to conduct a search.
Sketchfab - Searching for items
After finding the desired item or element, select it and then click on 'Import'.
Importing from Sketchfab
The model you imported will be saved under
My Assets > My Imports > 3D Models(or a similar location based on the type of element you imported).
My imports - 3D models
To add the downloaded item to your experience:
- Add a "3D Model" element
- Click on its file or "Upload / Choose File"
- In the File Manager that opens, navigate to
My Assets > My Imports > 3D Models, then simply click on the imported model and then click 'select'
Selecting the downloaded item