VRML97 and Related Specifications

VRML97 has been superceded by the X3D standard. However, since VRML97 files can be read by any X3D-savvy application, this specification can still be useful.

VRML97 Functional specification and
VRML97 External Authoring Interface (EAI)

  • ISO/IEC 14772-1:1997 and ISO/IEC 14772-2:2004 — Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML) (.html) (.zip 610KB)
    • The Virtual Reality Modeling Language consists of two parts. Part 1 (ISO/IEC 14772-1) defines the base functionality and text encoding for VRML. Part 2 (ISO/IEC FDIS 14772-2) defines the base functionality and all bindings for the VRML External Authoring Interface
  • ISO/IEC 14772-1:1997/Amd. 1:2002 — VRML97 Amendment 1(.html) (.zip 671KB)
    • Adds GeoSpatial, NURBS

Historical - VRML 1.0 Specification