Autodesk ReCap Pro version 22.0.0 / Autodesk ReCap Photo version 22.0.0 - Release Notes

Thank you for downloading Autodesk® ReCap Pro version 22.0.0 and Autodesk ReCap Photo version 22.0.0

This document contains the latest information regarding the installation and use of this FY22 release. It is strongly recommended that you read this entire document before you install this product. For reference, you should save this document to your hard drive or print a copy.

What is included in Autodesk ReCap Pro 22.0.0?

New Features:

·         Scan-to-mesh cloud service.

·         Support project publishing and collaboration through Autodesk connected drive such as Autodesk Drive and Autodesk Docs (BIM 360) via Autodesk Desktop Connector.

·         Support opening RealView of ReCap projects with ReCap viewer in Autodesk Drive and Autodesk Docs (BIM 360).

·         Support multi-scan selection in project navigator.

·         Support exporting panorama images of structured scans.

·         Allow users to specify the unit type of the raw scan.

·         Support exporting normal information in .pts / .e57 file format.

·         Support importing normal information from e57 files.

·         Project unit setting can be remembered as default project units and it is applied to applicable ReCap workflows.

Fixed the following issues:

·         Improved stability when indexing large scans.

·         Improved stability when importing scans.

·         Improved stability when registering large number of scans.

·         Improved stability when exporting to structured e57 files.

·         Improved stability during project optimization.

·         Fixed fractional inch display issue.

·         Fixed issue that deleted points are still visible after project optimization.

·         Corrected security vulnerabilities.


·         Performance improvement on loading and editing project with regions.

·         Performance improvement on project optimization.

·         Improve rendering quality for large projects. More detailed information can be rendered now.

·         Updated the .rcc / .rcs file search order to allow files in the same folder as the .rcp file load first.

·         Upgraded the Geospatial Coordinate Systems library from 14.07 to 14.08.

What is included in ReCap Viewer?

New Features:

·         ReCap Viewer is now integrated to Autodesk Drive and BIM 360 (Autodesk Docs). User can publish project using Autodesk Desktop Connector and view ReCap project in and

·         Support creating and editing annotations such as Note, Measurement, or Markup (only for annotations created via web interface)

·         Support adding attachments

·         Support creating and updating View State

·         Support search among scans, annotations, and View States

What is included in Autodesk ReCap Photo 22.0.0?

New Features:

·         Support creating new projects through Autodesk connected drive such as Autodesk Drive and Autodesk Docs.

Fixed the following issues:

·         Remember user's choice of folder selection.

·         Fixed issue that project cannot be deleted.

·         Corrected security vulnerabilities.


·         Upgraded the Geospatial Coordinate Systems library from 14.07 to 14.08.

Installation instructions

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

Installing Autodesk ReCap / Autodesk ReCap Pro on a single computer:

a. Via Autodesk management portal:

·         If you are a subscribed user, log onto your Autodesk account at

·         Look for ReCap Pro in the list of All Products & Services

·         Expand ReCap Pro and click on 'Downloads' for 2022.

·         Select the preferred download method and language and follow the on-screen instructions.

         - For single user installations, one may use 'Install Now', 'Download Now' or 'Browser download' methods.

         - For deployments, one must download using 'Download Now' or 'Browser download' method.

b. Via ReCap product download page:

·         Browse to ReCap's product download page:

·         Click on 'Download Free Trial' button and follow the on-screen instructions for the download

c. Using Autodesk Desktop App:

·         If you have Autodesk Desktop App installed on the machine, it would show ReCap Pro and its updates (if any) available for download.

·         Press the 'Install' button to install the latest ReCap version

Activation details for subscribers

·         Please use the user name as mentioned in your subscription. These are also available in your management account at

Copyright © 2021 Autodesk, Inc.