Autodesk Point Cloud Hotfix Readme

Thank you for downloading the Autodesk Point Cloud Hotfix

This readme contains the latest information regarding the installation and use of this hotfix. It is strongly recommended that you read this entire document before you apply this hotfix to your product.

For reference, please save this document to your hard drive or print a copy.


This hotfix applies to the following products:

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Users who try to index FARO (.fls) files, of the new format, will now be able to index the files and open/attach them in their product. This hotfix updates the FARO files on the users machine.

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NOTE: You must have administrative privileges on your Microsoft Windows operating system to complete the installation process. It is also recommended that you reboot your system before applying this hotfix.

  1. On the computer where the affected product is installed, close all software applications.
  2. Download one of the following files to a location on your local computer:

    Then extract "Autodesk_PointCloud_HotfixWinXPx64.exe" or "Autodesk_PointCloud_Hotfix.exe" respectively from the ZIP file.

  3. Double-click the extracted EXE file and follow the steps to complete the installation.
  4. Launch your product and try indexing your FARO (.fls) files.

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