These installation notes are specific to the latest version of the KeyShot for Substance Painter plugin unless otherwise mentioned. For questions about other versions, please contact email@example.com.
The Substance Painter export settings will install an export configuration for Export Textures in Substance Painter called KeyShot 9+.
When using this export configuration, the result of the export can be imported into KeyShot with the Material Importer. This creates a Generic Material for each Substance Painter texture set. The requirements are:
The KeyShot 9+ Substance Painter export configuration plugin supports these features:
Once installed a KeyShot 9+ Config option will appear in the Export Textures dialog in Substance Painter.
In Substance Painter:
This creates a folder with a .sp extension located at the desired export location. In the .sp folder there is a folder for each texture set, these folders have a .ts extension. In each .ts folder the required texture maps are placed.
Note: A mesh can also be transferred from Substance Painter to KeyShot. In the File menu in Substance Painter select "Export Mesh..". Chose to export as either .dae or .obj. Import the exported mesh in KeyShot using the Import Dialog.