How to share Pix4Dfields outputs

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Information: This article describes some different ways to share Pix4Dfields outputs.

Export a Pix4Dfields project (.p4f)

Tip: This method allows you to open a complete Pix4Dfields project on another device where this specific project has not been processed. This is also recommended to do to have a backup of your projects. 
  1. Open a Pix4Dfields project.
  2. Click on Export.
  3. Click on Project.
  4. Select the folder where to save the project> click Select Folder.
  5. Inside the selected folder (root folder) there will be 3 files:
    • Data folder
    • .p4f
    • snapshot.png
Tip: To share a Pix4Dfields project and open it on another device, share the root folder as a .zip file. See the video below.

Import a Pix4Dfields project (.p4f)

To import a Pix4Dfields project you should have received the folder that contains the data folder, .p4f, and snapshot.png. Explained above. 

Important: Collaborators need to own a Pix4Dfields license to be able to import a Pix4Dfields project.
    1. Download the folder that contains the .p4f file.
    2. Log in to Pix4Dfields
    3. Close Pix4Dfields (stayed login)
    4. Double click on the .p4f file
    5. A message Confirm to import project appears, click Continue
    6. The project is ready to use in the new device. 
Tip: The following video shows how to export a Pix4Dfields project, and how to import it to another device.


Export Pix4Dfields outputs and share them using Pix4Dcloud

Note: If you have a Pix4Dfields and Pix4Dcloud license, it is possible to upload the following outputs of Pix4Dfields to Pix4Dcloud: orthomosaic.tif,,, and the position of the annotations.
    1. Open a project in Pix4Dfields.
    2. Select the layer that will be used in Pix4Dcloud.
    3. Click Export
    4. Upload Pix4Dfields outputs to Pix4Dcloud following these steps: How to upload results and outputs to Pix4Dcloud. 
    5. After uploading the Pix4Dfields outputs to Pix4Dcloud. It is possible to share these outputs using a URL link from Pix4Dcloud. See the steps here: Pix4Dcloud sharing functionality
Important: Collaborators don't need to own a Pix4D account to be able to access the shared links.

Share a project using datasync

Important: Data sync allows users to share data across multiple devices using the same Pix4Dfields license. See the steps here: How to synchronize Pix4Dfields projects.

Export Pix4Dfields outputs to use them on third-party software

Pix4Dfields generates outputs that can be exported for use outside the software. See Pix4Dfields outputs and their formats here: Pix4Dfields inputs and outputs.

Warning:  The export functionality is available only for commercial licenses. Therefore, during the trial period is not possible to export the results of Pix4Dfields. For more information about commercial licenses, contact our sales team here.
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