Huge performance improvements coming soon

We are happy to announce that we are working on a new AViCAD release. Below are some of the improvements you can expect to see in AViCAD 2022.

After August 15th, 2021 – when you purchase AViCAD 2021 Plus, you will receive a free upgrade to 2022 when it releases (date yet to be determined).

Purchase 2021 today – receive 2022 free when it releases

New CAD Engine

A brand new and improved CAD engine. Fast Open, Regen and Osnap operations.

Enhanced Graphics

Faster smoother transitions with animation while panning, zooming, or changing views .

Advanced Grips

Improved Stretch, Scale and Rotate commands. Advanced grips for blocks and 3D solids added.

More improvements and features added

Improved Geometry

Improved Spline support, better boundaries recognition, fixed many geometrical issues on Trim, Chamfer, Fillet etc.

Dynamic input feature on Grips

See current distances and angles of objects, tab between fields to modify values, Customize tooltip appearance.

TABLE and TABLEDIT implementation

AutoCAD® like Text in-place editing, numeric Rows and alphabetical Columns. New contextual Ribbons added.

New AEC Objects (AutoCAD® Architecture)

New 3D Walls, Doors, Windows, Stairs, Railings, Slab, Roof

Wood Details, Steel and Profiles Standards

Now available in 3D

Background map from Bing

Assign geographic location info or capture a portion of the online map and embed it in the drawing area. New Contextual Ribbons added.

AutoCAD® Like Solid grips

Use grips to change the size and shape of 3D solids and extruded surfaces.

Autodesk Revit® 2021

Import/attachSupport for recent Revit® files format

Smooth Transition

Makes a smooth animated view transition during panning, zooming, or changing view angle 

Improved Array

New Array Grips + New contextual Array Ribbons

Search in Options and Drawing Settings Dialog

Typing the name of the options, automatically find the relative control in the form. Speed-up settings.

Sheet Set Manager

Organize, display, and manage sheet sets, a named collection of drawing sheets. Each sheet in a sheet set is a layout in a drawing (DWG) file.

BACKGROUND command

Defines the type, color, effects and position of the background for the named views.

Refactored View Manager Dialog

Interactively manage drawings views

Refactored perspective mode

Improve Perspective handling and grips in Perspective views

Improved Dynamic Blocks handling

New insertion options supported

Improved Osnap

Faster and more accurate 

Improved MTEXT

Added “Strikethrough”, insert “text only”, PasteSpecial formatting, Text Symbols Subscript and Superscript, added “Paragraph” dialog and Spell check on the fly

SPELL for MLEADER 

Spell check added for Mleader annotations

Improved GROUP handling

Add, Remove and rename features for Groups + new Group Grips improves visualization of Groups

New command TOTALAREA

Calculate the total Area of selected closed entities

New Command IMPOINT

Imports 2D-3D points with specified coordinates from a .txt or .csv file into a drawing. Import points as separate entities, as vertices of a polyline, or as vertices of a spline. 

Improved 3D Connexion mouse support

Added support for Space Mouse – an input device/mouse for CAD applications made by 3D Connexion.

Optimize selection performance

Increased selection performance in drawings 

SVIMPORT/SVEXPORT commands

Import and export AViCAD variable settings using the new SVIMPORT and SVEXPORT commands.

New TPNAVIGATE command

Improved GUI customization. Display a specified tool palette or palette group.

Improved performance for Lisp

GRDRAW improvements

Improved CUI Dialog for customization
MIGRATE command (work in progress)

Migrate AViCAD configuration among different computers

Incremental Save (work in progress)

Incremental save updates only those portions of an already-saved drawing file that you’ve changed.

Purchase 2021 today – receive 2022 free when it releases