PVRTexTool Plugins#

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.


Windows (64-bit)


Adobe Photoshop

Autodesk 3ds Max 2015

Autodesk 3ds Max 2016

Autodesk 3ds Max 2017

Autodesk 3ds Max 2018

Autodesk 3ds Max 2019

Autodesk 3ds Max 2020

Autodesk Maya 2015

Autodesk Maya 2016

Autodesk Maya 2017

Autodesk Maya 2018

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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