Design's best .dwg alternative is now even better... and still under A$600
Read about the latest version. progeCAD (pronounced PRO-je-cad) also uses toolbars, icons and commands similar to those used in Autodesk® AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT. Extended functions include advanced raster image embedding and editing, PDF
to DXF as well as raster-vector conversion tools, ACIS® compatible 3D modelling & rendering, VSTA & VBA scripting, AutoLISP, DRX & IRX C++ native support. progeCAD 2014
Professional now adds more features like STL 3D Printer export, Google Earth KML, in-place DWG block editing, quick dimensioning and block attribute extraction to
Table, BOM or Excel. progeCAD 2014 can edit very large and complex AutoCAD drawings having multiple paper space viewports, dynamic blocks and XREFs. Because of progeCAD's affordable price (less than
$600 AUD) and flexible licensing (stand-alone,
USB mobile and full corporate) thousands of new users worldwide choose progeCAD every month. Download progeCAD Professional full-version trial by clicking the DOWNLOAD button.
progeCAD 2014 Feature Videos (click image to open)
Expert AutoCAD-like environment, similar commands, native DWG read-write. Create and
edit drawings, advanced hatching, eTrack & eSnap, tables editing, 2D detailing
read dynamic blocks & more.
Included modules for easy-to-use architectural 2D-3D design, 3D Google Earth,
STL 3D Printing, and 3D PDF support. ACIS 3D solids and full rendering commands.
Customizable symbols library and TraceParts access.
Image georeference insert and editing tools, 2D PDF import export and underlay, DWF
and eTransmit, Raster-to-vector tool, unlimited customization using VBA,
SDS and DRX C++, VSTA, AutoLISP etc. Endless possibilities.
Additional progeCAD Resources
progeCAD tutotial "Inside progeCAD" by AutoCAD subject author Ralph Grabowski (2010). FREE.
Download this document in PDF format.
Old versions of progeCAD for EXISTING USERS ONLY. Free trial users please
use the download button at top of this page.
Only progeCAD Professional 2014 delivers these latest CAD technologies:
1) AutoCAD compatibility. OLDER CAD versions will not always open the newest AutoCAD files.
2) Windows compatibility. OLDER CAD versions may not work correctly on newer versions of Windows.
3) Performance improvements. progeCAD 2014 will read and write DWG faster, take more advantage of graphics acceleration etc.
4) More features. progeCAD 2014 includes functions long awaited in Australia: table support, multiline definition, basic dynamic block support etc.
Download older versions here →
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