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Create and visualize 3D designs with advanced free-form tools.

Draft, update, and repurpose precise 2D documentation.

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AutoCAD software designed for the Mac.

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AutoCAD LT software designed for the Mac.

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At a glance

  • 2D drafting, drawings, and documentation
  • 3D modeling and visualization
  • 2D drafting, drawings, and documentation
  • 2D drafting, drawings, and documentation
  • 3D modeling and visualization
  • 2D drafting, drawings, and documentation

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Monthly    

Annual    

Multi-year (2 years)    

Multi-year (3 years)    

Ribbon   

Tool palettes   

Command line   

Multifunctional grips   

Object and layer transparency   

Dynamic blocks   

Associative arrays   

Object selection and isolation   

Multi-view split screen   

Coverflow navigation   

Multi-touch gestures   

Tool Sets Palette

Text    

Dimensions    

Leaders    

Centerlines and center marks    

Tables    

Revision clouds    

Layouts    

Viewports    

Fields    

Data linking    

Data extraction    

Parametric constraints    

Express tools    

Solid, surface, and mesh modeling    

3D navigation (orbit, Viewcube, wheel)    

Visual styles    

Section planes    

Photorealistic rendering (lighting, materials)    

3D scanning and pointclouds    

Base, projected, section, and detail views    

3D Print Studio   

PDF import/export/underlay    

DGN import/export/underlay    

DWG and image references    

Sheet set manager    

Reference Navisworks models    

Import 3D models    

Geolocation coordinate system and online maps    

Share Design View    

AutoCAD mobile app    

TrustedDWG™ technology    

High-resolution monitor support    

Migration tool    

CUI customization    

Secure load    

Action recorder    

Multi-user (network) license sharing    

Sysvar monitor    

Tools for managing CAD standards    

Application Programming Interface     

Autodesk App Store    

Autodesk desktop app