What's New?


ActCAD 2020 Professional Features and Improvements

  • All new dark grey user interface and new icons
  • Native support of DWG 2018 & 2019
  • IntelliCAD 9.1 & ODA 4.3 Libraries
  • Attach digital signatures to .dwg files and validate them
  • Command options are now clickable in the command bar
  • Introduced a Start Page while starting Act IntelliCAD
  • Clean Screen On/Off in the status bar to hide most UI items
  • Block Manager tool palette to manage Blocks between drawings
  • Many new commands like resetui, cui, wssave, gradient etc.
  • Introduced new in-place Block Editor for easy block editing
  • New System Variable Manager to manage system variables
  • Several improvements to commands, features and performance
  • New Sketchmode option to enable Rotate, stretch and move
  • Improved Hatch programs especially on flood fills
  • New Convert to Mesh and Convert to Surface commands
  • High Resolution PDF Pritner
  • All New PDF to DXF Converter
  • Import PCD Point Cloud Data (both Binary & ASCII)Native support of DWG 2018 & 2019

ActCAD 2019 Professional Features and Improvements

  • Integrated new Artisan 3D Rendering module to ActCAD. Artisan Renderer is now available along with ActCAD software at no extra cost.
  • All new PDF printer with best possible resolution and high quality PDFs to support Gradient hatches.
  • Totally Revised and Redesigned User Interface with new Ribbon Tabs, menus, toolbars etc.
  • 100s of new ActCAD Icons for Ribbon items and Drop down menus
  • Added new AIDIMFLIPARROW Command
  • Added new TJUST Command
  • Added new TEXTJUSTIFICATION Command
  • Added new TCASE Command
  • Added new TEXTFIT Command
  • Added new AI_SELALL Command with SELALL Alias
  • Added new AI_DESELECT Command with DESELECT Alias
  • Added new GRADIENT Command to launch Gradient Hatch Dialog
  • Added new GATTE Command for Group Attributes Editing
  • Added new LHSECTIONS Command to create L-Sections & H-Sections drawings based on CSV data
  • Added Define View (DVIEW) &  Viewport (VPORTS)options in Layout Menu
  • Added many Right Mouse Click Options
  • Added ActCAD Quick Start Guide to quickly migrate from other CAD to ActCAD
  • Added New Uninstall Feedback System
  • Added New Start-up Dialog showing many useful options and Trial Days
  • Improved Licensing Mechanism to Convert Trial to License Key activation at any time
  • Simplified License Transfer/Key Deactivation Mechanism
  • Improved DIM command to directly select various dimensioning commands
  • Added Single Attribute Edit Command to Interface
  • Added Multiple Attribute Edit Command to Interface
  • Revised ODA Library version to 4793
  • Fixed the selection issue of Polygonal viewport properties by double-click
  • Fixed the issue of slow zoom/pan in layouts with several viewports

ActCAD 2018 Professional Features and Improvements

  • Many important bug fixes and improvements.
  • Support for 2018 .dwg & .dxf files (need to use ActCAD Converter). Native 2018 file support will be available soon.
  • Improvements in in-place block editing
  • Improvements to external references (XREF) editing
  • Ability to select entities on locked layers
  • Improvements to multi-line Text
  • Improvements to Russian and French Language interfaces
  • Introduced new Dutch Languge, simplified Chinese and Serbian Localizations
  • Revised versions of ActCAD API
  • Improvements to ActCAD licensing system