About Autodesk Autocad

Unquestionably the world's best designing solution for any industry, AutoCAD is a market leader in its industry. From architects to designers, everyone can attest to having used this tool at some point in their design or engineering-based career. Get access to AutoCAD 2D and 3D rendering software with a subscription to AutoCAD. It comes attached to mobile and web app integration so that work can continue undisturbed and without a hitch on the go.

Specification

Deployment

  • Web

    web-based

Operating system

  • mac

    Mac OS

  • W

    Windows

Best suitable for

Size :

1-10

11-15

16-200

201-500

501-1000

1001-5000

5000+

Organization type :

SMEs

Mid Market

Enterprise

Govt

PSUs

Startups

Agencies

Industries :

  • Media House

About Autodesk

Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you’ve ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you’ve experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with the software.
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Features


Ribbon:Access your favourite tools—when you need them—with the AutoCAD ribbon.

Tool palettes: Easily access frequently used content and tools with customisable tool palettes.

Command window:Launch commands and respond to prompts via simple keystrokes, right at the command line.

Object grips: Easily reshape, move, or manipulate geometry with grip editing.

Workspaces: Save and restore workspaces with customised menus, toolbars, palettes and ribbons.

Shortcut menus: Display a shortcut menu for quick access to commands that are relevant to your current activity.

Object and layer transparency: Control the transparency for selected objects or for all objects on a layer.

Object selection and isolation: Find and select all objects that match the properties of an object. Hide or unhide the selected objects.

Text settings: Create single or multi-line text (mtext) as a single text object. Format the text, columns and boundaries.

Dimensions: Create dimensions automatically. Pass the cursor over selected objects to get a preview before you create it.

Leaders: Create leaders with a variety of content, including text or blocks. Easily format leader lines and define styles.

Centrelines and centre marks: Create and edit centrelines and centre marks that automatically move when you move the associated objects.

Tables: Create tables with data and symbols in rows and columns, apply formulas and link to a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.

Revision clouds: Draw revision clouds around new changes in a drawing to quickly identify your updates.

Views: Save views by name to easily return to a specific view for quick reference or for applying to layout viewports.

Layouts: Specify the size of your drawing sheet, add a title block and display multiple views of your model.

Fields: Use fields in text objects to display text that can be updated automatically as the field value changes.

Data linking: Enable simultaneous updates by creating a live link between a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet and a table in your drawing.

Data extraction: Extract information from objects, blocks and attributes, including drawing information.

Dynamic blocks: Add flexibility and intelligence to your block references, including changing the shape, size, or configuration.

Arrays: Create and modify objects in circular or rectangular patterns, or along a path.

Parametric constraints; Apply geometric and dimensional constraints to maintain relationships between drawing geometry.

Express tools: Extend the power of AutoCAD with a collection of productivity tools.

Solid, surface and mesh modelling: Create realistic 3D models of your design using a combination of solid, surface and mesh modelling tools.

3D navigation (orbit, ViewCube, wheel): Use 3D viewing and navigation tools to orbit, swivel, walk and fly around a 3D model to showcase your design.

Visual styles: Apply visual styles to control the display of edges, lighting and shading of your 3D model.

Section planes: Create section planes to display cross-sectional views through solids, surfaces, meshes, or regions.

Rendering: Apply lighting and materials to give your 3D models a realistic appearance and to help communicate your designs.

Point clouds" Attach point cloud files acquired by 3D laser scanners or other technologies to use as a starting point for your designs.

Model documentation: Generate 2D drawings including base, projected, section and detail views from 3D models.

Print Studio: Print Studio provides the tools needed to prepare models for supported 3D printers and materials.

PDF files: Share and re-use data from PDF files by importing, exporting, or attaching them as underlays.

DGN Files: Share and re-use data from DGN files by importing, exporting, or attaching them as underlays.

DWG references: Attach DWG files to your current drawing as externally referenced files.

Image references: Attach image files to your current drawing as externally referenced files.

Sheet sets: View, access, manage and plot multiple drawings as sheet sets.

Model references and import: Attach Navisworks models as underlays to your drawings and import models from other applications.

Geographic location and on-line maps: Insert geographic location information into a drawing and display a map in the drawing from an on-line map service.

TrustedDWG technology: TrustedDWG™ technology alerts you to a possible incompatibility when a file was not last saved by Autodesk software.

CUI customisation: Customise the user interface to improve accessibility and reduce the number of steps for frequent tasks.

Secure load: Specify security restrictions for running executables in AutoCAD to help protect against malicious executable code.

Action recorder: Record commands and input values that can be played back as an action macro.

Multi-user (network) licence sharing: Pool licences on a server to reduce costs when not all licences are in use at the same time.

System variable monitor: Monitor current system variables against a preferred list of values. Notification balloons alert you of deviations.

CAD standards checker: Define and monitor CAD standards to maintain consistent styles for layers, linetypes, text and dimensions.

Application Programming Interface (API): Control drawings and databases with ActiveX, VBS, AutoLisp, Visual LISP, ObjectARX, JavaScript and .NET.

Autodesk App Store: Customise your software with Autodesk-approved extensions.

Autodesk desktop app: Get alerts and install software updates without disrupting your workflow. View tutorials about new features.

Plans and Pricing

Web-based

Autodesk Autocad

Rs. 62000.00 ( Per Year )

  • User interaction
  • 2D drafting;drawing and annotation
  • 3D modelling and visualisation
  • Collaboration
  • Installation and customisation

Videos

These are just some of the new and enhanced features in AutoCAD 2015, New Tab Create and Learn pages, dark theme interface, updated status bar, additional contextual ribbon tabs, smooth line display, lasso selection, new cursor badges, preview for drawing editing, enhancements to model space viewports, orbit target point placement, Geographic Location, and more.

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FAQs

Below are some frequently asked questions for Autodesk Autocad

Q. What is new with the subscription release of AutoCAD® 2019?

To provide more value to our subscribers – new AutoCAD subscription includes access to all AutoCAD vertical product functionality and libraries as specialized toolsets and the ability to take your work with you with the new AutoCAD web app and the AutoCAD mobile app.


Q. What are the benefits of combining AutoCAD vertical functionality and AutoCAD into one offering?

Subscribers will no longer have to access AutoCAD vertical functionality through separate offerings– by subscribing to AutoCAD, you will now have access to the capabilities of multiple AutoCAD vertical toolsets in one AutoCAD. Subscribers will be able to customize their AutoCAD experience to meet their evolving business needs.


Q. What is a specialized toolset? How do I choose which toolset I need?

Previously, subscribers had to choose which AutoCAD-based vertical products were right for them. As of March 22, 2018, AutoCAD vertical toolsets are now included with AutoCAD subscription (and referred to as specialized toolsets).


Q. I currently subscribe to AutoCAD Architecture, is that the same as the Architecture toolset?

Yes, the functionality and offering of AutoCAD Architecture is the same as the Architecture toolset. This is true for the other specialized toolsets (Mechanical, Electrical, Map 3D, etc.)


Reviews

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User

CHANDAN KUMAR

Best CAD software
Overall

9th January, 2019

Ease of Feature

Ease of Use

Value for money

Customer Service

  • Pros -
  • Autodesk AutoCAD software layout and ploting are great, it provides with fast and flexible drawing options, modefieing tools and 2D features. Also, it offers importing and exporting.
  • Cons -
  • No Cons
User

Vipul Raut

They give demo & help too
Overall

8th May, 2018

Ease of Feature

Ease of Use

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Customer Service

  • Pros -
  • these folks are great - they deliver what they promise. kudos and keep the streak of excellence going for all times! cheers
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  • No Cons

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