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AutoCAD Add-ins

If you are an AutoCAD™ power user and you wanna be more productive then this place is custom tailored for you - CAD Freak!

Improving work performance will increase your productivity and efficiency and by doing that, lower your total costs!

Below described Add-ins are used to fully automate and extend capabilities of full version AutoCAD™. These Add-ins will improve your work performance, increase your accuracy and with that lower the costs of end product.

Block ManagerL

Changes various Block properties (static or dynamic) in single or multiple Layouts. This tool can change all or some occurrences off a desired Block in all or some Layouts and Model space. After each selection or filtering, option to further filter your selection is available.
This tool is alpha and omega if you are working with Blocks - it brings your drawing process faster to the end. With this manager every change in drawing, big or small, in one or multiple Layouts, is a matter of only a second or two...

Block Manager

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What can Block Manager do for you:

Check DimensionsL

Checks for potential dimension errors. This tool easily finds all those little mistakes that getting away in production drawings which then raises end Project cost. Perfect companion for Drafter. Checks drafters work and saves production costs...
For example, it checks:

Check Dimensions

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Check EntitiesM

Checks for potential drawing errors with entities (lines, polylines, arcs...). Similar to Check dimensions tool, but for entities. Perfect companion for every drafter. Checks drafters work and saves Production costs...

Check Entities

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Base point for numbersS

Adds Base-point to text if text represents a number. For every text selected (multiple objects selection enabled) it draws a Point at Base-point if Text is a Number representation. Oftly used in terrain geometry elevations, surveying, creating contours from survey data...

Base point to numbers

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Compare drawingsL

Compares all entities in two drawings and returns differences between them. Useful if you receive a corrected drawing and you need to find differences to the original drawing. When you receive a drawing with "small" change this tool enables you to precisely find that change.

Compare drawings

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FindM

Quick Find and zoom. It gives you a very fast way of searching through whole drawing (Model and Layouts) for given search object.
After it finds searched object, it centers on it with appropriate zoom. This is faster than standard AutoCAD™ 'Find' command and as bonus to this tool: it searches also through all Layouts!

Find

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InfoS

Shows some basic info about currently opened drawing.

Info

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Layers offS

Switches Off all Layers except currently active Layer. Sometimes is just useful to work only with active layer by turning all others off with one simple click...

Layers off

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Layout ManagerL

Shows all Layouts in alphabetic order in a separate fully customizable Panel. It acts as all other 'standard' panels in AutoCAD™. Aside alphabetic order of Layouts and superb overview, secondary purpose is to switching between Layouts by double clicking one Layout. It also shows some basic info about Layouts... Very useful tool to manage multiple Layouts - especially if you have them many as I tend to do...

Layout Manager

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What can Layout Manager do:

Clear all & RepairM

Cleans all purgeable entities and tries to find and repair errors associated with the rest of entities in drawing. It can help in repairing your drawing and it deletes all unused Entities which results in smaller file and smoother drawing. It does not affect anything drawn and as extra bonus: it can repair some errors in .dwg database file... It's doing far better job then AutoCAD™ standard 'Purge' tool and it comes with bonuses like Repair...

Clear all & Repair

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Center of Gravity 2D & 3DM

Calculates Center-Of-Gravity Point for 3D Solids and 2D entities like Regions, Polylines and Splines. When a Gravity Point is found it marks it with a Point and shows you the Coordinates and Area or Volume of all selected object(s). It can calculate multiple objects at once (multiple objects selection enabled). A simple and small tool which is a must have in Drafters portfolio...

Center of Gravity 2D & 3D

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AutomateL

Automatically sets the right Layer, Color, Linetype, etc... Fewer clicks to do the same job - faster!
When you start a command, Automate will try to change one or more of following properties:

After the command ends, Automate returns all properties to previous state.
On first run you need to populate all commands that you wish to control and for every command you need to populate at least one property that would you like to get changed when command becomes active.
For example if you draw with LINES layer and you need to do some dimension lines in DIM layer, Automate can switch to DIM layer when you click a command DIMLINEAR and immediately after finishing it, return layer to your previous layer, LINES...

Automate

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NotesM

Write your notes, comments or ideas inside a drawing dwg file. The most practical way of maintaining Notes for your self or team.

Notes

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Summary

Language English
Status In active development
Technology Desktop; AutoCAD Add-ins; .NET
Requirements Windows XP or newerAutoCAD™ 2009 to 2013.NET Framework 3.5 or newer
License Shareware

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Above described Add-ins are NOT affiliated with or sponsored by the Autodesk™.

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