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Requirements for Creating a GDTF File

Basic requirements:

  • General information about the fixture. For example, the manufacturer and the product name.
  • At least one geometry with exact definition and dimensions.
  • A DMX chart for lighting fixtures.

Optional requirements:

  • A product image
  • RDM Manufacturer ID and RDM Device Model ID
  • A 3D model for each geometry
  • Photometric data
  • Emitters or filters with the exact color definition
  • Gobo images
  • Prism definition
  • Definition of lighting fixture type macros

System Requirements

  • Internet connection
  • Updated browser which supports Javascript and WebGL (Web Graphics Library).

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