PVRTexTool Plugins

PVRTexTool comes with a number of plugins which allow PVR textures to be used with various third-party software

Plugins are available for various third-party tools which allow PVR textures to be used with that software

The following table identifies which tools are supported along with their associated different platform versions.

Table 1. Available Plugins
Plugin for: Windows macOS
32-bit 64-bit 32-bit 64-bit
Adobe Photoshop x
Autodesk 3ds Max x (Up to 2013) x (2010 onwards)
Autodesk Maya x (Up to 2013) x (2010 onwards) x (Up to 2011) x (Up to 2011)
Windows Explorer x x

In the examples listed throughout this section placeholder variables are used to facilitate ease of use.

These variables are:

  • <SDK_ROOT>: This variable indicates the root directory in which the SDK is installed
  • <PLATFORM>: This variable indicates the platform being used, for example Windows, MacOS, and so on
  • <VERSION>: This variable indicates the version of the utility the plugin is being used for