New! formZ Pro 8.6.5 Modeler - Academic Version

New! formZ Pro 8.6.5 Modeler - Academic Version

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New formZ Pro version 8.6.5 released!

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formZ by AutoDesSys is a general purpose cross-platform solid and surface modeler. The award-winning software application includes an extensive set of 2D/3D form manipulating and sculpting capabilities including:
  • Surface & solid modeling
  • Polygonal & smooth (resolution independent) modeling
  • NURBS & parametrics
formZ is a useful design tool for architects, engineers, animators, and all design fields that deal with the articulation of 3D spaces and forms.

formZ Modeler:

Faster, Easier, Flexibility beyond belief...

FormZ 8.5 has arrived. FormZ offers a form generating environment much more powerful, dynamic, intelligent, yet easier to use than any of its previous editions. Not only can you build any form you imagine with formZ, it can also ignite discoveries of forms that you may not have thought of otherwise.

formZ 8.5 Pro offers a number of new features and performance enhancements, including:

  • Subdivision surface modeling tools
  • Convert to NURBS for CNC export
  • Improved interactive display mode
  • Shaded full display
  • Real-time ambient occlusion
  • Print in 3D!
  • Sketchfab uploader
  • 10-20% increase in rendering speed if you do Final Gather rendering with RenderZone
  • 64 bit application on Mac
  • Material palette group
  • Customize and save tool HUD configurations
  • Adjustable .fmz files sizes

    System Requirements


  • : Minimum 1 GB
  • : Recommended 4 GB+

    * Note that complex models or large texture maps may require additional memory.

    Macintosh OS X:

  • Macintosh computer with Intel processor.
  • OS X 10.9.2 or later.
  • Note that the latest updates are recommended.
  • Note: El Capitan (OS X 10.11) or newer requires form·Z v8.5.0.2 or newer.
  • Note: Sierra (Mac OS 10.12) requires form·Z v8.5.6 or newer.

    Hard Disk Space:

  • Minimum: 2 GB
  • Recommended: 5 GB+

    * Note that complex models or large texture maps may require additional hard disk space.


  • Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 or Windows 10

    * Note that the latest service packs are recommended. See Microsoft’s web site for available service packs.

    Internet Connection:  
  • Required for product activation, software updates and access to on line manuals and tutorial videos.

    Please call us at 617-306-0863 or email us at with any questions, to order more then 10 licenses, or to purchase offline.

    IMPORTANT, PLEASE READ The academic version of form.Z is the same as the professional version. However, it is offered at an academic discount for qualified users.

    Limitations: Can't be used professionally. Can't be resold or transferred except to other academic personnel. Can be transformed into professional license by paying price difference. For students: transforms to professional license automatically 2 years after purchase or 6 months after graduation (whichever takes longer).

    In order to purchase you must be enrolled as a full time student or be a full time teacher. Before your order can be processed you must fax proof or email us at of student status with paid registration to 617-576-5543. If you are a teacher you must fax us a letter from your department head stating you are a full time teacher.