Studio Release Info

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Studio is zSpace’s rich model exploration and presentation tool allowing students to compare, dissect, analyze, measure, annotate and explore 1500+ 3D models from zSpace Model Gallery or 3D models created by students.

Teachers will find Studio a natural fit for creating complex scenes of content. It's easy to add labels, make annotations, take measurements, integrate multiple models to build a rich scene and create video tours of their models to share.

For more information please visit our zSpace EDU website

Complete list of included Activities

For a complete description of all activities, including support materials and standards, refer to


zSpace Studio, activity pack, and model packs are now available via the zSpace App Manager. Please contact your zSpace Authorized Reseller or sales representative to purchase a license.

Release Notes


  • Product fixes including:
    • Activity tiles have a new look.
    • Studio’s model limit is set to 100 (increased from 10).
    • User is notified via dialog window when they reach the model limit for an activity
    • File browser can now see up to 500 file.
    • Imported Models that should be non-dissectible remain non-dissectible after being saved in an activity.
    • Favorite models are remembered across sessions for Teacher and Students users.
    • Rulers now correctly measure planets and other large astronomy models.
    • Object constraints are applied without having to save and exit Activity Builder.
    • Trashing all parts of a model while in dissect mode now removes that model completely from the scene. This also fixes problems with arranging and comparing models.
    • Imported models now keep their imported size between scenes and sessions.
    • Scene reset now resets the model count.
    • Scene rest does not close TourBuilder.
    • Resizing a model does not resize any attached tools.
    • New accounts default to auto-arrange being OFF.
    • Fixed some Chinese translations.
  • Numerous activity name changes.
  • Numerous activities updated.

October Content Update

  • Numerous activities have been updated
  • Numerous activities name changes
    • Any activity with '-' is the name has been changed to ':'

Version 2.5.2

  • Product fixes including:
    • Older activity, pre-version 2.0.0, settings are now being honored.
    • Fixed issue causing Studio to hang if Guest user account is corrupt.
    • Fixed issue where if zSpace unit was moved it might cause issues in the menus.
    • Icons for activity files were updated.
    • Fixed issue causing missing labels. If zSpace locale is using unsupported language, the application will default to English.
    • Activity: Structure and Function of Mammal Skulls loads with no models.(Fixed with latest Activity Pack 2.5.3)
  • Known issues and limitations
    • Cannot import models.
    • Wildebeest model may not display correctly.
    • No export prompt when disconnected from EDU Server in Sandbox.
    • Some models may not dissect into as many pieces as previous releases.
    • When searching for activities, you cannot use search characters such as '&' (ampersand) or ':' (colon).
    • Unable to create PDF at end of activity "The Guillotine and the Reign of Terror".

Summer 2017 content update

  • 18 new activities added.
  • Updates to more than 30 activities.
  • Over 150 new models.

Version 2.5.1

  • Product fixes, including:
    • Fixed “show labels” context menu option sometimes having no effect.
    • Fixed deleting models while labels are visible, sometimes leaving behind orphaned labels.
    • Fixed ability to re-save an already submitted activity (progress) to an Edu Server causing that
    • submission to temporarily disappear from the Teacher Dashboard.
    • Fixed images in PDFs sometimes being too blurry.
    • Fixed username and password criteria mismatched between in-application and at Teacher Dashboard.
    • Fixed inability to sign in using Guest account in some environments.
    • Fixed inability to scroll to the bottom of some question text.
    • Fixed import tooltip text.
    • Fixed some models sometimes loading with yellow color.
    • Fixed note pointers sometimes remaining when creating Tour Builder slides.
  • Improvements and Enhancements:
    • One installer now supports United States English (en-US), United States Spanish (es-US), and Chinese (zh-CN).
    • Video & audio recording capability added.
    • It is now possible to search and launch activities from the main menu.
    • Activity Menu now easier to navigate, including support for arrow keys.
    • User interface buttons, checkmarks, etc. now easier to activate when using the stylus.
    • Multiple-choice and true-false question types now available when authoring activities.
    • Immediate feedback option available for multiple-choice and true-false questions.
    • Keyboard shortcuts added for common functions.
    • Users may now choose languages other than English, at the Settings Window in-application.
    • Users may now choose between small, medium, and large font sizes.
    • Improvements to loading times when using Chinese locale.
    • Additional folder shortcuts added to file browser.
    • It is now possible to use links-to-launch URLs with user-created activities.
    • Simplified language describing server connections.
    • Multiple objects can be selected and manipulated at the same time.
    • Undo & redo commands added.
    • Audio files can now be embedded in activities.
    • Models and model selections can now be duplicated.
    • Model nameplates can now be disabled when authoring activities.
    • Label viewing now has choice of nearest labels or all labels
    • Label viewing can now be disabled per model when authoring activities.
    • Keyboard shortcuts added for application-specific functions.
    • Full support for mouse input added.
    • Experimental support for running Studio on non-zSpace devices added.
    • Application upgraded to 64-bit. More models may now be loaded concurrently.
    • Question-to-question scene transition speed improved.
  • Known Issues:
    • If zSpace system is set to language other than the 3 supported languages, text may be missing in application.
    • No export prompt when disconnected from EDU Server in Sandbox.
    • Some models may not dissect into as many pieces as previous releases.



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