Autodesk ReCap Photo Update version - Release Notes

Thank you for downloading Autodesk® ReCap Photo Update version

This release note contains the latest information regarding the installation and use of this update. It is strongly recommended that you read this entire document before you apply this update to your product. For reference, you should save this document to your hard drive or print a copy.

Affected Products

This update applies to the following products:

·         Autodesk ReCap Photo (version:

What is included?

This update contains the following fixes:

·         Copy/Paste GCP data from excel, csv & txt files.

·         Save & load GCP data for use during possible re-submission of same project.

·         GCP locations are checked for duplicate values, out of range values, as well as against GPS location tags of photos to warn if they are not in the same vicinity. This will prevent bad reconstructions caused by incorrect GCP data.

·         EDU users now have access to free aerial & object reconstructions, limited to 100 photos per project.

·         Ft & inches unit type added for setting mesh units and for measurements.

·         Query geolocated coordinates by left clicking on mesh. Coordinates will be displayed in debug panel (shortcut key ‘D’)

·         Minor bug fixes.

Installation Instructions

You must have administrative privileges on your Microsoft® Windows® operating system to complete the installation process.

1. Updating Autodesk ReCap Photo on a single computer:

a. Using Autodesk Desktop App:

·         Ensure ReCap Photo version is installed on the computer.

·         Launch Autodesk Desktop App from the system tray or from Start -> Autodesk -> Autodesk Desktop App.

·         Click on the 'Updates' tab; Autodesk ReCap Photo v18.1.0.18 should be visible in the list.

·         Click on 'Install'. The new update will be downloaded and installed. ReCap Photo's current version will be updated to version

*         More information on Autodesk Desktop App is available at:

b. Direct download & install:

·         Ensure ReCap Photo version is installed on the computer.

·         Download ReCap Photo update (version from the following link:

·         Double click on ReCapPhoto_Update_v18.0.0.56_to_v18.1.0.18_x64.msp

·         Follow the installation instructions on the screen. ReCap Photo's current version will be updated to version

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