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New Release: ActCAD 2021

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New release! ActCAD 2021 BIM, Professional, and Standard versions are available now with support for version 2021 .dwg/.dxf files, dynamic screen input, a new material library, new visual styles, many new commands, and much more. For the specialty ActCAD BIM version, other features include the ability to create roofs, beams, mitered joints, and to explode BIM underlays.

ActCAD is based on the IntelliCAD engine and is drafting and modeling software designed for engineers, architects, and other technical consultants who need to create and edit native CAD files. To learn about how ActCAD benefits from membership in the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium, see the success story.

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ActCAD and IntelliCAD: New Success Story Published

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Jytra Technology Solutions Private Limited, makers of ActCAD, joined the ITC in 2015, and the company has since launched multiple products based on IntelliCAD and built a global client list. 

The ActCAD product suite includes Professional, Standard, and BIM versions. Several add-ons are also available that work directly with ActCAD.

What did they say about working with the IntelliCAD platform and the ITC?

We work closely with ITC developers, quality assurance, the board of directors, and the release team. The learning experience is great and not possible with any other CAD OEM engine. We have complete independence with ITC association."  - Murali Krishna, Managing Director of ActCAD

See the newly published success story >>

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Latest Maintenance Release Available for ActCAD 2020

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A new maintenance release for ActCAD 2020 is available. ActCAD users can upgrade to the latest version 92742 using the CHECKFORUPDATES command. The latest ActCAD version is also available directly from the ActCAD website in the downloads area.

Available in 64- and 32-bit, ActCAD is a native .dwg and .dxf CAD software program used for 2D drafting and 3D modeling. ActCAD is based on the IntelliCAD engine.

Learn more about ActCAD 2020 >>

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Learning CAD with New ActCAD Video Tutorials

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ActCAD recently released new video tutorials to help their users learn CAD faster. Video content ranges from beginner instruction for drawing simple entities to more complex design and production concepts. 

ActCAD users can access the video library for free using the ActCAD WEBVIDEOS command or by logging in at the client area of www.actcad.com.

Learn more about ActCAD video tutorials >>

ActCAD is drafting and modeling software designed for engineers, architects, and other technical consultants who need to create and edit native CAD files. ActCAD is based on the IntelliCAD engine.

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New Maintenance Release Available for ActCAD 2020

actcad-2020-professionalA maintenance release for ActCAD 2020 is now available that includes enhancements to network licensing, many new color books for ActCAD entities, improvements to the user interface, fixes, and more. 

ActCAD users can upgrade to the latest 92711 version using the CHECKFORUPDATES command. New ActCAD users can download the latest ActCAD version directly from the ActCAD website in the downloads area. Available in 64- and 32-bit, ActCAD is based on the IntelliCAD engine.

Learn more about ActCAD 2020 >>

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ActCAD Available with New Networking Licensing

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ActCAD licensing now includes network floating licenses in addition to key-based and dongle-based licenses. 

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Network floating licenses float between LAN-connected computers (Internet not required). There is no need to install server software, and the licenses can be authorized by USB dongle, online license, or offline license. 

Learn more about ActCAD network licensing >>

ActCAD is based on the IntelliCAD engine. For more details, visit www.actcad.com.

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ActCAD 2020 Updated to IntelliCAD 9.2a

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ActCAD 2020 is now available based on the newest IntelliCAD 9.2a engine. The latest ActCAD release includes ActCAD BIM, ActCAD Professional, and ActCAD Standard.

The latest ActCAD versions include improved Network Licensing Technology, improved PDF printing, updated STEP and IGES support, specific enhancements related to BIM, and more. 

Existing ActCAD users can use the Check For Updates command to automatically update to the latest release. And new users can download a trial here.

ActCAD is developed by Jytra Technology Solutions Private Limited, a member of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium.

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New BIM Offering: ActCAD BIM!

actcad-2020-bim-boxThe all new ActCAD 2020 BIM is for users who want to draw architectural elements and work with BIM data. You can draw walls, windows, doors, roofs, steel, section and elevation lines, etc. And you can work with ADT objects, .ifc files, and .rvt/rfa files in a variety of ways. To get details including introduction videos, see ActCAD 2020 BIM.

ActCAD 2020 BIM has years of experience based on both ITC IntelliCAD and ODA BIM technologies. ActCAD 2020 BIM is based on the IntelliCAD 9.2 engine and the BIM technology available through the ITC BIM special interest group. Check it out here:

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Now Available: ActCAD 2020 Standard and Professional Versions

actcad-2020-standard-boxactcad-2020-professional-boxActCAD 2020 Standard and Professional versions are now available at actcad.com

Version 2020 contains new features based on IntelliCAD 9.2 including support for importing and exporting STEP and IGES file formats, publishing to .dwf/.dwfx, removing duplicate or overlapped entities using the Overkill command, support of right-to-left fonts, filtering selection sets using the new Selection Filter pane, and much more.

For more information about ActCAD 2020:

ActCAD is a member of the ITC and has several products based on IntelliCAD. The ActCAD 2020 releases are the latest of ActCAD's products to be available based on the IntelliCAD 9.2 engine. IntelliCAD 9.2 was released earlier in August. More details >>

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Act IntelliCAD 9.2 Released

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Just a week after the ITC released IntelliCAD version 9.2 to ITC members, ITC member ActCAD incorporated the new release into its Act IntelliCAD product.

Now available, Act IntelliCAD 9.2 is a native .dwg and .dxf CAD software program used for 2D drafting and 3D modeling, and it's packed with new 9.2 features such as publishing to .dwf/.dwfx, removing duplicate or overlapped entities using the Overkill command, support of right-to-left fonts, filtering selection sets using the new Selection Filter pane, and much more.

Act IntelliCAD includes an easy-to-use interface, perpetual licensing, support for various file formats, and a complete set of features and tools. More details >>

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