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ActCAD 2019 Users Get Update

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ActCAD 2019 was recently updated to version 84780, available to all ActCAD 2019 users. The latest update is a maintenance release with important fixes and improvements.

ActCAD 2019 is general purpose CAD software designed for civil, mechanical, architectural, electrical, structural, interior and exterior design consultants. It is based on the IntelliCAD engine.

 

Topics: IntelliCAD ITC ActCAD CAD

ZWCAD 2018 SP2 Released

zwcad2018sp2ZWCAD 2018 SP2, based on the IntelliCAD engine, was recently released by ITC member ZWCAD Software Co. It includes support for version 2018 .dwg files, dynamic input in tooltip boxes near the cursor, point filters, EPS and SVG plotters, and more.

Topics: IntelliCAD ITC CAD ZWCAD

Fonts, Linetypes, and Print Setups Move with New IntelliCAD Users

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How to convince end users that it's easy to switch to working with software based on the IntelliCAD engine?

Take a look at the writeup from the archives at Carlson Software about a few things users should consider when switching to IntelliCAD, particularly how fonts, linetypes, and print setups are just files that you easily link to:

Carlson-iCADBox3D.pngIntelliCAD comes built-in to Carlson Software products, but you can also purchase it separately as iCAD 2017 — a low cost perpetual license for 2D and 3D CAD modeling:

Interested in additional companies that deliver IntelliCAD? Check out the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium member page:

Topics: IntelliCAD ITC Carlson Software CAD

IGiS-CAD 2018 Receives Open Geospatial Consortium Compliance Certification

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IGiS-CAD 2018, based on IntelliCAD 8.4, passed all Open Geospatial Consortium WMS 1.3 client with queryable tests to receive compliance certification. 

Open standards and open platforms — it's what the ITC is all about. So it comes as no surprise that ITC members are pairing their products with additional open standards. IGiS-CAD 2018 compliance certification comes from Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), which develops and manages open standards for the global geospatial community.

Scanpoint Geomatics Limited develops IGiS-CAD, a part of the IGiS system which brings together GIS, image processing, photogrammetry, and CAD on the same platform. It is designed for the agriculture, defense, forestry, disaster management, land information, mining, power, smart city, urban planning, utilities and location based service industries.

Topics: IntelliCAD ITC CAD GIS Scanpoint Geomatics

Upcoming FRAMECAD Training in Dubai

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In April 2018, check out the FRAMECAD training in Dubai, UAE. Join them in one or both sessions to learn basic and intermediate techniques for using FRAMECAD Structure and Detailer to build steel gauge buildings. More academy details >>

FRAMECAD software is based on the IntelliCAD engine. To see how FRAMECAD and the ITC work together, see the success story.

 

Topics: IntelliCAD ITC CAD FRAMECAD Education

AECbytes Magazine Includes Case Study with 4M FINEGreen

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Interested in green building and design? Take a look at AECbytes Magazine for a case study of using 4M FINEGreen. 

FINEGreen combines BIM power with the user friendliness of a 3D building interface and the reliability and accuracy of the EnergyPlus calculation engine. 

4M, a member of the ITC, develops FINEGreen. More details >>

 

Topics: IntelliCAD 4M BIM ITC CAD

Free ETOOLBOX Mobile CAD Viewer Released for Windows Desktops

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It's free! In addition to mobile devices, ETOOLBOX Mobile CAD Viewer now works on Microsoft® Windows® desktops. Get the CAD viewer at the ETOOLBOX website and start viewing .dwg, .dxf, .dwf and .dae files without having to upload your files.

Check out the news announcement from CMS, maker of ETOOLBOX and member of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium.

ETOOLBOX Mobile Cad Viewer is based on IntelliCAD mobile technology. IntelliCAD mobile was highlighted at last year's IntelliCAD World Conference. See the IntelliCAD blog for a summary.

Topics: IntelliCAD CMS ITC Mobile Platform CAD

See FRAMECAD in March

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FrameCAD_Logo.pngLearn more about FRAMECAD at these upcoming tradeshows and don't forget to ask what parts are powered by IntelliCAD:

 

Topics: IntelliCAD ITC CAD FRAMECAD

4M Fine4Rate Customized for Australia Energy Ratings

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IntelliCAD has turned up again — this time interfacing with Australia's benchmark software for house energy ratings.

4M is a member of the ITC and develops, among other products, Fine4Rate. Fine4Rate is a BIM graphical interface to energy rating engines and is based on the IntelliCAD engine.

4M Australia customized Fine4Rate to interface with the NatHERS thermal comfort modeling environment to support energy assessors who are users of the AccuRate Sustainability Software. Training announced at Education in Building

Want to learn more?

  • Check out 4M Fine4Rate for more product details.
  • Check out the success story for details about how 4M benefits from and uses the IntelliCAD engine in their BIM technologies.
Topics: IntelliCAD 4M BIM ITC CAD

CMS IntelliCAD Premium Edition Cloud Update

cms_logo-1.pngUsing CMS IntelliCAD in the cloud? Get the latest version that's now based on the latest IntelliCAD engine 8.4b. Simply uninstall your current CMS IntelliCAD PE Cloud desktop shortcut, reboot your system, then sign in to https://uscloud.intellicadms.com and follow the instructions. Get details >>

Not using CMS IntelliCAD in the cloud yet? Check out the free trial! Get details >> 

CMS IntelliCAD PE Cloud streams and runs locally on any 64-bit Windows system without performance degradation or the need for special browsers. And all of the features found in CMS IntelliCAD are available in the cloud-based version delivered by CAD-Manufacturing Systems, a member of the ITC.

Topics: IntelliCAD CMS ITC Cloud CAD