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AutoCAD is a widely used 2D drafting software application. It is considered to be one of the top-selling applications in the field, with over 12 million users. It is the world’s leading application for drafting and design. According to Autodesk, more than 70% of architects, engineers, and drafters use AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT.

History and development

AutoCAD was first released in December 1982 as a desktop app running on microcomputers with internal graphics controllers, such as the HP-35LX and HP-26 (model 42). During the mid-1980s, HP started to deliver computers with embedded graphics controllers. As a result, AutoCAD could be run on computers with only a keyboard and monitor.

When its user base grew, Autodesk started delivering AutoCAD on desktop computers using a graphics adapter, in addition to the dedicated microcomputer, such as the IBM PC. These computers were designated as “workstation” computers and included a graphics adapter card that supported the hardware-accelerated mode.

To complement the desktop CAD, the first version of AutoCAD for the Apple Macintosh (Apple IIgs) was released in 1987. Later, a version for the Windows operating system (Windows 3.1) was also released, making AutoCAD an early example of a cross-platform application.

AutoCAD eventually became available for the Commodore 64 (Commodore Amiga) and Amiga in 1989. At the same time, the graphical user interface of AutoCAD was changed to resemble Microsoft Windows. AutoCAD LT, a less expensive and more restricted version of AutoCAD, was also introduced for HP-35LX, HP-26 (model 42) and later, Amiga, Macintosh, and Windows.

In 1988, the first Macintosh-based prototype CAD system was developed by Autodesk. At the time, Autodesk lacked a CAD application for the Macintosh platform. The first release of Autodesk’s Macintosh-based CAD product, in 1989, was AutoCAD LT. During the 1990s, Autodesk added many features and functionality to the product, including a tool-controlled 2D design, a job scheduling tool, 3D feature support, and object-oriented programming (OOP).

In 1990, AutoCAD LT came with a software development kit (SDK) that included code and tools to aid development of programs based on the Mac platform

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The latest release, AutoCAD Full Crack 2010, uses the.NET framework instead of the Component Object Model (COM) to communicate with other applications and the internet, which may be a hindrance for some users.

The current revision of AutoCAD Product Key is AutoCAD 2020.

File format
AutoCAD uses the term drawing (plural drawings) to refer to all model drawings in the format of DWG and DXF. DWG (Drawing Interchange Format) is the AutoCAD company’s native file format and DXF (Draft Exchange Format) is the older, less common but more widely supported format which is used for importing and exporting the DWG file format.

AutoCAD can save drawings in the native DWG file format, but the files can also be saved in the DWF (Dynamically Web Format) or DWFx (Dynamically Web Format eXtended) formats.

Line and arc features
AutoCAD, as with other CAD (computer-aided design) software, allows the user to draw lines and arcs. The AutoCAD user interface supports a multitude of line and arc tools. Such tools include the arc, circle, ellipse, line, polyline, polyline, rectangle, spline, ellipsoid, Bezier curve, linear gradient, radial gradient, brush, spiral, concentric circle, lattice, cross line and bezier tool.

Geometry editing

Design options

Command hierarchy


In AutoCAD LT, the command tree is represented by a hierarchical menu. By default, the command tree is stored in an XLM format file which is not portable between AutoCAD LT and AutoCAD. It is possible to manually edit the menu layout in the Menu Layout Editor, a separate utility, and change it to a flat or tree format. Editing the menu layout in the Menu Layout Editor and then opening a file in AutoCAD or AutoCAD LT is known as “flatting” the menu. This is an optional step, and is often done by inexperienced users who want to “port” their menus between AutoCAD LT and AutoCAD.

The menu layout is stored as an XML file named filemenu.xml, and typically is modified in the Menu Layout Editor. This XML file can be edited using a text editor, such as Notepad, or may be copied from a different menu layout file. AutoL

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Get your license key

Type the license key and select an activation method (AutoRenew,
Purchase, or GiveMeYourKey)
Your activation method is the one you will activate later.

Install & Configure DWG Converter

Go to the web site, where you downloaded the DWG Converter.

Add a DWG file in the STEP file dialog.

Click the OK button.

The DWG Converter should load the STEP file.

If the DWG Converter do not load the STEP file,
go to your STEP file’s main directory and double-click
the DWG Converter.exe file.

The DWG Converter should load the STEP file.

If the DWG Converter cannot load the STEP file,
contact Autodesk.

> When you export a file with a parameterized level,
the file may be unsuccessful to be opened.

To Convert a STEP File

If the file is in a DWG STEP file:

Open the STEP file by double-clicking the file in the STEP
file dialog.

In the Step List dialog, select a file that you want to convert.
This is your STEP file.

Convert the file.

Save the STEP file as a DWG file.

To Convert a DWG File

Open the STEP file by double-clicking the file in the STEP
file dialog.

Select a DWG file in the STEP file dialog.

Convert the file.

Save the STEP file as a DWG file.

The DWG file generated is the final DWG file, after the first


This DWG file is still in STEP format, so it will not open in
















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Deleted features

The following features were retired and are not available in AutoCAD 2023:

Perspective Delete, Insert Points

Style Merge, Selective Style Merge, Hierarchical Style Merge

Generate Constraints and New Polar Axis

In addition, Customize tab features were removed from the ribbon, which now only includes Display, Properties, and Document tabs.

Keyboard Shortcuts tab is no longer available

Other changes

The following changes were made to the interface to make it more consistent and easier to use:

The ribbon now contains only the Display, Properties, and Document tabs.

The Drawing and Viewing tabs have been combined into one Design tab.

The View tab is now hidden.

Importing bitmap images is no longer supported.

The Highlight tool has been removed from the Tools ribbon.

Drawing units now appear on the status bar.

All controls now use the same tooltip text.

Show Grid (View tab)

Show Grid (Design tab)

The ability to drag a view from the ribbon into a drawing has been removed.

By default, toolbar buttons and menu items are now displayed in the order they appear in the ribbon.

The Automatic Scale Resolution (2D) and Smooth (3D) dialogs now always display.

Designing in perspective now uses the canvas for drawing dimensions, as it does when the design is viewed in the ribbon.

Docking of the ribbon to the side of the design canvas now automatically occurs when a tab is selected.

Naming units for display on the status bar is no longer mandatory.

The sequence in which you can toggle the display of drawing and annotation units on the status bar has been changed to: drawing, annotation, dimension, title, and map.

The Properties dialog is now the default dialog when performing certain drawing operations, such as when you select a layer and choose Edit Layers.

When you click the Drawing tab and a submenu is displayed, the submenu is now always displayed.

System Requirements:

Windows 7 or later
At least 512 MB RAM
1 GB free space for installation
Soundcard with Input
Processor: At least dual core 1.6 GHz
Video Card: At least 1 GB with DirectX 11 support
Launch the installation file and follow the instructions.
You may notice an issue with the sounds playing when opening the game.
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