Installation

Requirements

To run the Blender CrowdSim3D add-on you need:

  • Blender 2.93 (or higher).

  • An official Blender 64 bit platform

    • Windows

    • Mac

    • Linux

  • We advice at least 32/64 GB of internal memory. Working with large crowds requires a lot of memory.

Download

Once you have purchased CrowdSim3D you can download it from https://www.crowdsim3d.com/.

  • Go to the website https://www.crowdsim3d.com/.

  • Login with your Blender-ID.

  • Go to the your products section.

  • Here you find the add-on that suits your system.

Install

You can extract and import the add-on using Blender:

  • Open Bender.

  • Go to the Add-ons section of the Preferences. You can find this in Edit => Preferences => Add-ons.

  • Select Install….

  • Select the downloaded zip file.

  • Select Install Add-on from File….

Now Blender displays the add-on in the list.

  • From the list of add-ons enable Animation:CrowdSim3D.

  • Save the Preferences.

  • Close the Preferences.

Your Blender is now ready to use the CrowdSim3D add-on.

Remove Installation

The CrowdSim3D add-on consist out of a binary and the add-on. The add-on can be removed by following the next steps

  • Go to the Add-ons section of the Preferences. You can find this in Edit => Preferences => Add-ons.

  • From the list of add-ons remove Animation:CrowdSim3D.

Upgrading

The best way to upgrade is to remove the existing installation and install the new version. Blender needs to be restarted after an upgrade to be sure that the old version has been unloaded.