How to install MeshLab on Ubuntu – Edit unstructured 3D meshes
MeshLab is a free and open source 3D editing and processing tool for unstructured 3D triangular meshes for Linux, Windows and MAcOS. Using MeshLab you can edit, clean, heal, inspect, render and convert meshes in your system. It comes with simple UI but powerful features. It is released under GNU General Public License v3.0. It is based on C++ mesh processing library VCGlib. You can process raw data produced by 3D digitization tools/devices and for prepare models for 3D printing.
Install MeshLab on Ubuntu
MeshLab is available via snap and portable AppImage file format for Ubuntu.
Install MeshLab via AppImage:
Download the MeshLab AppImage file from above link and save it on your Downloads folder. For me the file name is “MeshLab2020.09-linux.AppImage“. Change commands based on the file name. Open terminal (ctrl+alt+t)
sudo chmod +x ~ MeshLab2020.09-linux.AppImage
Install MeshLab via Snap:
In the terminal run below command to install MeshLab
sudo snap install meshlab