Preparation before Scanning

Preparation for different scan modes 

Object has good geometry or texture features will get scanned easily and fast with

good quality. If not, you need to do some preparation before scanning.


Not recommend to scan the following objects:

  • Lattice structures with many small deep holes. 
  • Soft material object.
  • Moving or vibrating objects, which causes the shape of the object to change during   the scanning process.

Preparation for portrait scan


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Preparation for different objects

ObjectPreparationNotes while scanning
Transparent, shiny, reflective surface objectsUse washable or vanishing scanning sprayScan as normal
Objects with fewer features or repetitive features- Place markers on the object.
- Mark/draw on the surface to add features
- Select hybrid alignment.
- Select texture alignment
Thin wall objectsPlace markers on and around the objectsChoose global marker alignment

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