STP/STEP is a fairly common product data CAD format so it is likely many 3D/CAD programs can import it and then further export to some other 3D format, like the 3DS from 3D Studio Max.
Convert ISO-10303 STEP product data to 3ds Max (3D Studio MAX) graphics.
We have found 10 software records in our database eligible for .stp to .3ds file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert stp to 3ds on Windows
A popular 3D animation software, 3ds Max (previously known as 3D Studio Max) is used by professional to create stunning 3D content. It contains modeling capabilities, flexible plug-in architecture, scripting language, etc. It is mostly used by computer game developers. It is also used to create movie visual effects. 3ds Max is only for Microsoft Windows.
Convert from stp file
to 3ds file
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned stp to 3ds. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
AnyCAD Exchange3D is the free 3D model converter utility.
IronCAD is 3D modeling application. IronCAD uses two 3D modeling engines, ACIS and PARASOLID. IronCAD is available for Microsoft Windows.
A software suite used for 3D CAD/DCC + Animation/Model/NURBS/Skinning translation, optimization and viewing.
3D Object Converter is a powerful 3D polygon model translation and interactive viewing shareware tool that allows arbitrary 3D model data to be imported from external sources, exported to various industry standard 3D file formats with great accuracy and quality.
A dedicated CAD converter for Windows, Autoconverter supports transformation of several 3D formats between different formats.
TurboCAD is the premium 2D/3D designing software used to architectural and mechanical design.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert stp to 3ds on OS X
TurboCAD for Mac is CAD designing software making it easy to design anything. Through a simple interface, use the design wizard to quickly layout floor plans, diagrams, and illustrations. Access over 38,000 pre-drawn CAD symbols and 1,000 floor plans to speed design.
On-line services software - convert stp to 3ds on web
Online CAD converter is a commercial online (web) converter that can be used to convert various CAD/3D modeling formats.
Babel3D is used to convert 3D files to 3D PDF, 3DS, COLLADA (DAE), OBJ, JT & STL. A translate only plan can be purchased for 14$ per month.