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IntelliCAD Mobile 1.4 Available for ITC Mobile SIG Members

IntelliCAD Mobile 1_4

IntelliCAD Mobile Platform 1.4 opens and regenerates drawings using multiple threads, includes an updated user interface and icons, and several additional features. IntelliCAD Mobile Platform now uses ODA Platform version 21.11 and Qt 6.1.

Other new features and improvements in the 1.4 release include:

  • Open files from a list of recent drawings
  • Preview files before opening them
  • Use named views and visual styles
  • Set smooth transitions for the View and Zoom Extents commands
  • Use OLE objects (Windows platform)
  • Set the auto-regen switch

The IntelliCAD Mobile Platform provides ITC Mobile SIG members with a development platform and CAD file viewer (.dwg, .dxf, .dgn, .dwf, .dae, and various image files; architecture and civil objects; and underlays) that runs on thousands of different Microsoft® Windows® desktop, Google Android™, Apple® macOS®, and Apple iOS mobile devices.

Topics: IntelliCAD ITC Mobile Platform

ZWCAD 2022 SP 2 Available Now

ZWCAD-2022-SP2

ZWCAD 2022 SP2 is available for download, including an enhanced smart plot feature, new data types and data links for tables, and improved all-around efficiency.

ZWCAD is developed by ZWSOFT and is a .dwg-compatible CAD solution with a familiar CAD interface and easy-to-use commands. ZWSOFT has been an ITC member since 2002, and its products are used by over 900,000 users from more than 90 countries and districts.

 
Topics: IntelliCAD DWG ITC CAD ZWCAD

ActCAD 2022 Now Available with IntelliCAD 10.1a Engine

actcad-2022-professionalActCAD 2022 is now available based on the recently released IntelliCAD 10.1a engine. Users of ActCAD 2022 Professional and Standard can upgrade to the latest version 1209 using the ActCAD command CHECKFORUPDATES. 

actcad-2022-standardThe updated ActCAD focuses on improvements to existing features, but also includes a handful of new features: new EXTRIM, LAYERMERGE, and TABLEIMPORT commands; import Microsoft® Excel® files; work with table data links, formulas, and cell formats; synchronize block attributes; and nudge entities using keyboard shortcuts. The Professional version also includes new Planar Surface and Convert to NURBS commands.

With ActCAD Professional and Standard, you can natively create and edit .dwg files for 2D drafting and 3D modeling. ActCAD includes global perpetual licenses and has several licensing options.

It took just one week for ActCAD to be released with the new 10.1a IntelliCAD engine. To learn about how ActCAD benefits from membership in the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium, see the success story. To learn more about IntelliCAD's .dwg technology, go here.

Topics: IntelliCAD DWG ITC ActCAD CAD

The IntelliCAD Technology Consortium Announces IntelliCAD® 10.1a

IntelliCAD 10.1aThe IntelliCAD Technology Consortium (ITC) today announced the release of IntelliCAD 10.1a.

IntelliCAD 10.1a is a maintenance release for version 10.1 that was previously issued on August 17, 2021.

IntelliCAD maintenance releases concentrate on fixes, but IntelliCAD 10.1a also contains these new features: import Microsoft® Excel® files; new capabilities when working with tables including data links, formulas, and cell formats; synchronize block attributes; and nudge entities using keyboard shortcuts. Many improvements are also found in the areas of publishing and sheet sets.

For IntelliCAD versions that work with Spatial ACIS solids, create planar surfaces and convert entities to NURBS surfaces.

David Lorenzo, ITC President, stated, “CAD users are appreciating the fast performance of IntelliCAD 10.1 which was released a few months ago, and IntelliCAD 10.1a continues with the new speed benchmarks while incorporating feedback received from our members. Here at the ITC, our members come first. ITC members task us with what their unique markets require, and we work to deliver it.”

IntelliCAD 10.1a is supported on Microsoft® Windows® 11, Windows 10, Windows 8, and Windows 7 64-bit versions. IntelliCAD Mobile Viewer versions are available for Windows desktop, Google® Android™, Apple® macOS® and iOS.

Interested IntelliCAD users can contact ITC members to receive details about availability of IntelliCAD software.

Companies interested in more details about IntelliCAD and membership in the ITC should contact the ITC directly. For information about IntelliCAD 10.1, please visit https://www.intellicad.org/intellicad-10.1-release. For more information about IntelliCAD and the ITC, including case studies, please visit http://www.intellicad.org/.

About the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium

The IntelliCAD Technology Consortium is an independent, non-profit organization funded and directed by its members specifically for the development of the IntelliCAD technology. The IntelliCAD Technology Consortium licenses the IntelliCAD technology to its commercial members, who in turn market and sell applications based on IntelliCAD to their end users. Commercial members have access to the IntelliCAD source code, documentation, developer support, and more. The ITC is also a founding member of the Open Design Alliance, thereby contributing to interoperability in the engineering industry.

For additional ITC news and information, visit the company website (http://www.intellicad.org/) or call 1-503-293-7655.

Topics: IntelliCAD DWG ITC CAD

Now Available: INTERsoft-IntelliCAD 2022 from ArCADiasoft

arcadiasoft_intersoft-intellicad2ArCADiasoft's INTERsoft-IntelliCAD 2022 is software for creating 2D and 3D technical .dwg drawings. The new version includes all the features of the IntelliCAD 10.1 engine, including working with sheet sets, tables, 3Dconnexion devices, Autodesk® Revit® 2021 files, and much more.

INTERsoft-IntelliCAD is CAD software based on IntelliCAD. For details about IntelliCAD's native .dwg support and development platform, go here. To learn about how ArCADiasoft and the ITC work together, see the success story.

Topics: IntelliCAD DWG ITC CAD ArCADiasoft

New 3D HVAC Available for ALCAD

ALCAD Piping

ALCAD's 3D HVAC/Plant plugins include Piping, Ventilation and Drain Pipes. 3D modelling is as fast as 2D modelling, and an entire network can be created in 3D with just a few clicks. 

ALCAD 2021 includes HVAC/Plant 3D (Piping 3D, Drain-Pipes 3D, Ventilation 3D), 3D Architecture, all HVAC 2D, BIM Import, and more. It is available with OEM IntelliCAD licensing from ITC member, CMS. To learn more about CMS, go here. To learn more about the IntelliCAD platform and OEM opportunities, go here.

ALCAD Ventilation

Topics: IntelliCAD CMS ITC CAD HVAC Mechanical Electrical OEM Plumbing MEP ALCAD

ODA Summit 2021 Replays Available

oda logoDid you miss the ODA conference that aired this fall? Do you want to re-watch the topics most relevant to your business? ODA Summit 2021 highlighted ODA's interoperability for CAD and BIM, presented what's beyond ODA data interoperability, showcased how their members are using ODA technology, and included a panel discussion about Scan-to-BIM.

The replays are available here:

The ITC is a founding member of the ODA. You can read about the ITC and ODA working together at the ODA Member Showcase.

Topics: IntelliCAD DWG BIM ITC CAD ODA

ZWCAD 2022 SP 1 Available for Download

ZWCAD 2022 SP1

ZWCAD 2022 SP1 is available for download, and it includes a new ArcGIS module and improved stability.

ZWCAD is developed by ZWSOFT and is a .dwg-compatible CAD solution with a familiar CAD interface and easy-to-use commands. ZWSOFT has been an ITC member since 2002, and its products are used by over 900,000 users from more than 90 countries and districts.

Topics: IntelliCAD DWG ITC CAD ZWCAD

CMS IntelliCAD 10.1 is Here

CMS Intellicad10.1

CMS IntelliCAD 10.1 is available now and includes all the new features found in the IntelliCAD 10.1 engine plus custom integration with 3Dconnexion input devices. 

"CMS IntelliCAD 10.1 results purely from development determination to achieve better product performance, reliability and specific productive tools requested by end users." -Vitor Neves, President of CMS, INC.

Get the news from CMS >>

Interested in trying it out? CMS IntelliCAD is available free for 60 days at https://us.intellicadms.com. It can be purchased as perpetual standalone seats, USB dongle seats, network floating seats, or renewable subscriptions.

CMS IntelliCAD 10.1 is based on the IntelliCAD 10.1 engine and has native .dwg file compatibility. For details about IntelliCAD's native .dwg support and development platform, go here

Topics: IntelliCAD DWG CMS ITC CAD

Save the Date: Carlson Software User Conference 2022

Carlson Go West 2022 Save the Date

Carlson Software has announced that their in-person user conference will be back in 2022! Save the date for April 4-6, 2022 in Denver, Colorado. The Carlson user conference typically offers many educational sessions that cover a variety of industries, products, and workflows.

Carlson Software delivers a suite of products, several of which include IntelliCAD. To find out how Carlson Software and the ITC work together, see the success story. To learn how IntelliCAD helps developers and their products use .dwg seamlessly, go here.

Topics: IntelliCAD DWG ITC Carlson Software CAD