AutoVue delivers a comprehensive 2D viewing solution. It supports the latest versions of major 2D CAD formats and boasts a variety of functions that allow users of all levels to easily open, view, interrogate and print complex CAD drawings, without requiring the authoring tools that were used to create them.
VIEW 2D CAD FILES
Support for the latest versions of major 2D CAD packages
Automatic file recognition, independent of the file extension
Zoom, pan, rotate, and enhance images
Customize views with the Pan and Zoom Window
Access CAD drawing information including entity's unique ID, placements, attributes
INTERROGATE 2D CAD FILES
Precise measurements of 2D files using the snapping function, including distance, angle, area, and arc
Search for text through all files, including CAD files
Compare different versions of a drawing and see comparison results in different windows. Easily align and scale drawings in 2D compare mode.
Select layers, blocks, Xrefs, reference files, and named views
Extract engineering attributes, Block attributes as well as any entity XData (Extended Object Data) from AutoCAD
PRINT 2D CAD FILES
Print or plot to any supported printer or plotter
Print "selected area"
Print the displayed area, the extent of a drawing or select a scale
Print preview, see results before generating actual printout
Partial print preview, control the location and orientation of a print job before printing
Print page ranges, via dialog box or via command line option
Add headers, footers, and watermarks, select what to print: file name, date, time, etc.
Add graphical symbols
Force to black
Print markup and markup notes along with documents