SKU 4211AutoCAD for Win 2018
with Basic Support
Available in USA only
AutoCAD for Win 2018
The World's Leading 2D and 3D CAD Tool
Create stunning designs and improve collaboration with innovative productivity tools in AutoCAD for Win 2018 Subscription
- Share your work with TrustedDWG technology.
- Work across connected desktop, cloud, and mobile solutions.
- Get the AutoCAD 360 Pro mobile app when you subscribe.
- Import PDFs
- Import the geometry from a PDF file into your drawing as an AutoCAD object.
- Share design views
- Collaborate with stakeholders by publishing your 2D and 3D CAD drawing views to the cloud.
- Smart centerlines and center marks
- Use powerful new tools to create and edit them quickly and more intuitively.
- Coordination model (enhanced)
- Design within the context of existing BIM models.
- AutoCAD 360 Pro mobile app
- Draft, edit, and view 2D CAD drawings on your mobile device.
- 3D printing (enhanced)
- Send 3D models to a 3D print service, or use Print Studio.
- Migration tools (enhanced)
- Easily migrate your custom settings and files.
- Autodesk desktop app
- Manage all your updates with a single app.
- Resizable dialog boxes
- View more information with less scrolling.
- Enhanced PDFs
- PDFs are smaller, smarter, and more searchable.
- Smart dimensioning
- Create measurements based on your drawing context.
- Revision clouds
- Create and modify clouds more easily.
- Refined interface
- THe darker interface helps reduce eyestrain.
- Stunning Visual Experience
- See the details in your drawings more clearly.
- Reality computing
- Orient your work more precisely with the point cloud.
- Online maps
- Capture online maps as static images and print them.
- Surface Curve Extraction tool
- Extract isoline curves.
- Context-sensitive PressPull tool
- Extrude and offset curves.
- 3D free-form design tools
- Generate design ideas in almost any form.
- Surface analysis
- Analyze the continuity between different surfaces.
- In-canvas viewport controls
- Change viewport settings, views, visual styles.
- Design feed
- Work on an intranet, Internet, or cloud connection.
- Connected design solutions
- Integrate your desktop, cloud, and mobile workflow.
- TrustedDWG technology
- Help ensure the fidelity of your AutoCAD for Win 2018 drawings.
- A360 connectivity
- Synchronize your files and custom settings.
- Inventor file import
- Import Inventor models.
- Social media sharing
- Use built-in connections for Facebook, Twitter.
- PDF support
- Share and reuse CAD files easily with PDF support.
- Sysvar monitor
- Prevent unwanted changes to your system settings.
- Exchange Apps
- Customize your software with Exchange Apps.
- Customization and support file sync
- Share and access customization preferences.
- Programming UI for specialized applications
- Take advantage of our flexible development platform.
- Customizable and expandable ribbon UI
- Customize the user interface to suit your needs.
- Development support
- Integrate AutoCAD for Win 2018 software into your workflow.
Design and shape the world around you with AutoCAD for Win 2018
software. AutoCAD for Win 2018
software connects and streamlines your design workflow like never before. New Design Feed
social collaboration tools drive greater project stakeholder involvement. Time-saving enhancements help speed your everyday workflow. And with live maps
and powerful new reality capture capabilities, AutoCAD connects your designs to the real world around you.
- New Live Maps
- Connect your design to the real world around you through a coordinate system library that introduces live maps directly inside the AutoCAD canvas.
- Enhanced Reality Capture
- Point cloud functionality is enhanced to support the ability to attach point cloud project scan files, including RCP and RCS file formats.
- Surface Curve Extraction
- Extract isoline curves through a specific point on a surface or face of a solid to determine the contour lines of any shape.
- Context-sensitive PressPull
- Extrude and offset curves, creating surfaces and solids. Use the Multiple option to select multiple objects within a single PressPull operation.
- AutodeskSketchbook Designer for AutoCAD for Win 2018
- Autodesk Sketchbook Designer software adds integrated illustration, painting and image manipulation capabilities to enhance your AutoCAD workflow.
- 3D Free-Form Design Tools
- Generate design ideas in almost any form imaginable with AutoCAD design features. Push/pull faces, edges and vertices to model complex shades, add smooth surfaces and more. Solid, mesh and surfacing modeling enhances flexibility and control when designing in 3D.
- Introductory 3D Workspace
- A streamlined set of 3D modeling and visualization functionality enables you to quickly access the most essential tools.
- Surface Analysis
- Get a clear understanding of the continuity between different surfaces.
- In-Canvas Viewport Controls
- New viewport controls enable you to change viewport settings, views and visual styles directly from the viewport canvas.
- 3D Associative Array
- Define arrayed objects when designing in 3D. Rectangular, polar, and path associative arrays enable you to array selected objects in 3D space. Each of the three types of associative arrays include the ability to array selected objects in 3D space.
- Editable UCS Icon
- Select the UCS icon and use the multifunctional grips to change the UCS. Move the origin and rotate it around the X, Y, or Z axis.
- Autodesk Inventor Fusion
- Autodesk Inventor Fusion software enables you to flexibly edite and validate models from almost any source, helping you further experience the benefits of easy-to-use 3D in the native DWG format.
- Enhanced Intelligent Command Line
- The command interface now includes AutoCorrect, Adaptive Suggestions, and Synonym Suggestions. AutoComplete now suppoerts mid-string search.
- New File Tabs
- File Tabs provide a fast and visual way to switch between open drawings or to create and open additional drawings.
- Section and Detail Views
- Easily access tools for creating Section and Detail views. Choose from common section methods, including full, half, offset and aligned.
- Strikethrough Text
- Strikethrough style is provided for mtext, mleaders, dimensions, tables and ArcText, offering increased flexibility for representing text.
- Property Edit Preview
- Dynamically and instantaneously preview changes to object properties before applying them.
- Autodesk Content Explorer
- Autodesk Content Explorer service creates an index of your data based on where you instruct it to look, helping you access files faster.
- Documentation Tools
- Import models from a wide variety of formats and automatically generate intelligent CAD documents.
- Associative Array Functionality
- Establish and maintain a set of relationships between arrayed objects, such as windows on a building or trusses on a bridge.
- Blend Tool
- Create spline object with options for tangent or smooth continuity between two curves with the blend tool, speeding documentation time.
- Copy Array
- Quickly create a linear non-associative array, saving valuable time when working on designs with multiple arrays.
- Delete Duplicate Objects
- Clean up your drawings by removing duplicate or unneeded geometry.
- Multifunction Grips
- The power of multifunctional grips extends to lines, arcs, elliptical arcs, dimensions, and mleaders, as well as 3D faces, edges and vertices.
- Autodesk Exchange for AutoCAD
- With connected access to tips, tutorials, and more, Autodesk Exchange cloud-based service brings the content you need directly to your AutoCAD for Win 2018 workspace.
- Slash Design Revision Time with Parametric Drawing
- By defining persistent relationships between objects, parallel lines remain parallel and concentric circles remain centered, all automatically.
- Hatch and Gradient Enhancements
- Save time with hatch preview and gain more control with expanded object grip functionality.
- Object Layer and Transparency
- Display drawing and geometry with more flexibility by applying transparency layers, blocks, or objects.
- Spline Updates
- More easily add and remove vertices, edit fit points or control vertices, add kinks, and even specify the degree to which a spline should fit a curve.
- Annotation Scaling
- Create a single annotative-type object that automatically resizes to reflect the current viewport or model-space scale.
- Organize Sheet Sets
- Organzie your drawing sheets, reduce steps to publish, automatically create layout views, and link sheet set information.
- Create and Edit Multiple Leaders
- Define multileader styles, add miltiple leader lines to a single leader object, and include bubbles or blocks as leader content.
- Enhanced Autodesk Exchange Apps
- Customize AutoCAD for Win 2018 with an integrated connection to Autodesk Exchange Apps.
- Windows 8 support
- AutoCAD for Win 2018 now supports Windows 8.
- Customization and Support File Sync<
- You can easily share and access your AutoCad customization preferences and support files to travel with you as you move from one machine to the next.
- Programming UI for Specialize Applications
- Take advantage of our flexible development platform and visit the AutoCAD Developer Center to customize your CAD software to meet your needs.
- Customizable and Expandable Ribbon UI
- The ribbon user interface is both easily customizable so it can be optimized for each user and meets each company's standards.
- Developer Support
- Autodesk Developer Network training and support helps you integrate your AutoCAD plug-in or software into your workflow with the latest AutoCAD releases.
- Enhancements Through Autodesk Partner's
- Get a borad range of integrated and interoperable solutions for whatever you're designing from thousands of global Autodesk software partners.
- Action Recorder Automates Repetitive Tasks
- Save time and increase productivity by auotomating repetitive tasks without requiring the assistance of a CAD manager.
- New Design Feed
- Social collaboration tools drive greater involvement with project stakeholders.
- Enhanced Social Media Sharing
- Share media using built-in connections for Facebook and Twitter.
- Autodesk 360 Connectivity
- Connect with Autodesk cloud-service to synchronize your files and custom settings. Sync drawings with your online account directly from withn AutoCAD for Win 2018.
- Inventor File Import
- Save time by importing models from Autodesk Inventor 3D CAD software directly into the AutoCAD model space environment.
- PDF Support
- Share and reuse designs easily with PDF support within AutoCAD software.
- AtuoCAD WS App
- Autodesk WS web and mobile application for AUtoCAD software keeps you connected to your designs over the web or from your mobile device.
- DWG Convert
- Convert DWG files created with Autodesk-based applications to any of the following DWG versions: Release 14, 2000, 20004, 2007, and 2010.
- Materials Library
- AutoCAD includes hundreds of visually rich, predefined surface materials that you can select and edit using the Materials Browser and Editor.
- Save and share CAD files with DWG
- The DWG file format from Autodesk is the authentic and accurate technology used to store and share CAD files when working in the industry.
- Send an AutoCAD model to a 3D Printer
- Whatever you're designing can now be made in to a physical prototype with a 3D printer, either your own or through a connected service provider.
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