progeCAD 2021 Touted as Complete CAD Package
Zooming in on the 2021 new features, right on progeCAD start, the user can see the new Start page with all the various resources: drawing templates, recent drawings, tutorials.
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October 13, 2020
ProgeSOFT announces progeCAD 2021 Professional, the new version of its DWG/ DXF-native CAD for general drafting offered with traditional permanent licenses.
Zooming in on the 2021 new features, right on progeCAD start, the user can see the new Start page with all the various resources: drawing templates, recent drawings, tutorials. Drafting and design tasks have been simplified with the progeCAD 2021 new numerous options, commands and features. The new SELFILTER and SELECTION CYCLING commands make selection and editing of similar objects easier, the company reports.
The associative Array speeds up creation and editing of multiple objects arranging them in circular or rectangular patterns, according to ProgeSOFT. The DATAEXTRACTION command allows to create different tables such as bills of materials and parts lists by extracting data from block attributes, object properties, drawing information. progeCAD 2021 now also makes multi-page PDF documents through the PDF Append function to better organize drawing documentation.
Now it is possible to enrich drawings with additional information and data through QRCODEs. There are also new features for specific fields of drafting such as section and elevation lines creation, 2D parametric libraries of mechanical and structural components for construction, import of .sldprt part files and .sldasm assembly files and more.
progeCAD Professional is the CAD platform for 2D and 3D design directly in DWG and DXF. Support of AutoCAD DWG versions 2.5 - 2021 ensures full compatibility for sharing DWG/DXF drawing files. Getting started with progeCAD is intuitive for those familiar with AutoCAD. Yet, progeCAD Professional offers extra tools included for free, such as 3D PDF export, the PDF to DWG converter, the Vectorizer, the Block Libraries Manager, the EasyArch plugin, the AUTOSEZ tool for automatic creation of surface profiles, the Artisan Render module, multiple file formats support to exchange data with other software applications and more.
“More functionality, more refined editing options for both 2D and 3D modes, increased interoperability, a fresh and polished look with a new start page, new custom menus and palettes,” says Marco Lucini, CEO at ProgeSOFT SA. “All this is progeCAD 2021 which is here to make your daily design routine quicker and easier and your drafting more accurate and hassle free.”
Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company’s website.