Ulead Cool 3D

Ulead Cool 3D

Average User Rating:
3.7
out of 62 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.0
  • Total Downloads:
    893,918
  • Date Added:
    Mar. 29, 2000
  • Price:
    Free to try

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5 stars

"Corel took my $50.00, and won't offer support!"

July 14, 2013  |  By Loudoom

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

Pros

Awesome software if you're running XP!

Cons

Windows 7 wouldn't even read the disc. Corel says it will not install in Windows 7 64-bit, and Corel will not offer support. Their solution is to spend more money buying a more expensive Corel product.

Summary

Boycott Corel!

You can try this:
How to get it working under Windows 7 - 64bit.

To Install under Windows 7, you need to first acquire an outdated DirectX dll (d3drm.dll) that was not included with either Vista or Win 7. Win XP will have it in the \Windows\System32 folder. Once you have the dll copy it to the appropriate Windows 7 folder:
For 32bit: \Windows\System32\
For 64bit: \Windows\SysWOW64\

Reboot your system. Then you should be able to successfully install Cool 3D (the DLLs will now be able to register).

Modify the shortcut so that it is set for Windows XP (Service Pack 2) compatibility).

When prompted by the Program Compatibility Assistant when launching Cool 3D chose the Run Program option.

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2 stars

"Would not install"

February 25, 2013  |  By DougJH

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

Pros

I have used ULead graphics products previously. It was my go-to graphics editor for lettered graphics. Simple, reliable.

Cons

I downloaded it twice, but it would not install either time. The error was that several of its own DLL files were not found. Not happy with that.

Summary

Wish I could try it, but it seems too buggy an install to work. Too bad. I used to like it a lot.

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4 stars

"Excellent program - Corel was insane to drop this one"

July 21, 2012  |  By SBCuser

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

Pros

Very easy to generate 3D text in a wide variety of formats

Cons

Has been off support ever since it was purchased by Corel.
Cannot be installed in Windows 7 with out some help.

Summary

I purchased this from Ulead back in 2003 and have been using it ever since. I have been running it under Windows XP until today (when I was able to get it working under Windows 7 - 64bit).

To Install under Windows 7, you need to first acquire an outdated DirectX dll (d3drm.dll) that was not included with either Vista or Win 7. Win XP will have it in the \Windows\System32 folder. Once you have the dll copy it to the appropriate Windows 7 folder:
For 32bit: \Windows\System32\
For 64bit: \Windows\SysWOW64\

Reboot your system. Then you should be able to successfully install Cool 3D (the DLLs will now be able to register).

Modify the shortcut so that it is set for Windows XP (Service Pack 2) compatibility).

When prompted by the Program Compatibility Assistant when launching Cool 3D chose the Run Program option.

That should do it.

Would sure be nice if Corel woult ressurect this awesome program and bring it forward with the times (or sell the rights to a company that will).

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1 stars

"Unusable, did not work with Win7 64 bit"

October 07, 2011  |  By smjrn

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

Pros

I've used this program in this past and knew it was easy to use and would perform the task I needed.

Cons

I'm running Win7 64 bit and the installer doesn't play nice.

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1 stars

"Coreld destryed this"

August 17, 2011  |  By chulantha01

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

Pros

This does not work for Windows 7. This is sabotage

Cons

Corel does not support eve for the people who purchsed this product. Please Boycot Corell

Summary

This is a wonderful product destroyed by Corel. It does not work for Windows 7

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1 stars

"Worst Product Ever"

June 11, 2011  |  By pixelPeteOz

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

Pros

Looks comprehensive

Cons

Slow!!! Opening a file simple took 100% of dual processor system for 2 minutes. Every action involved a redraw of the entire application. The lite version is snappy and useful but no timeline so not useful for more complex moves

Summary

Don't even bother downloading it. It's a dog.

It's a pity becuase it has the right feature set.

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5 stars

"Great program"

December 31, 2009  |  By vdecali

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

Pros

Sory ,sory ,sory

Cons

Yes i like

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5 stars

"byhb"

May 08, 2008  |  By jktvm2

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

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4 stars

"Quick and Easy"

July 03, 2006  |  By CogentConsulting

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

Pros

Drag and drop effects with instant preview

Cons

The output may be a tad large.

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4 stars

"FUNNY & REALLY GREAT IDEA !"

March 13, 2006  |  By white.lightning

 |  Version: Ulead Cool 3D 3.5

Pros

This is funniest software i ever tried . Can make great text in 3d animation with infinite animation options , colours , flames , distorsions , funny animeted background & much more . Tryin' it is a great experience but combin' it with ULEAD VIDEO STUDIO 9 is wonderful ! AMAZIN'

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Corel
Publisher web site http://www.corel.com/
Release Date March 29, 2000
Date Added March 29, 2000
Version 3.0
Category
Category Graphic Design Software
Subcategory Desktop Publishing Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows 98, Windows 95
Additional Requirements Pentium-166, Windows 95/98/2000, 32MB RAM, 69MB disk space, DirectX 6.0 Drivers, 16-bit color
Download Information
File Size 15.14MB
File Name C3D35E_T.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 893,918
Downloads Last Week 94
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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