For release at 9AM Pacific Time – October 24, 2007
Autodsys Releases IntelliCAD 6.4
Portland, Oregon — Autodsys, Inc. (http://www.autodsys.com/) announced today the release of Autodsys IntelliCAD® 6.4. IntelliCAD 6.4 uses the latest advances in the ODA DWGdirect libraries to enable reading and writing of the DWG 2007 and 2008 file formats. IntelliCAD will read, display, and save DWG 2007-2008 files which include new entity types such as annotations and over 40 new system variables.
This release also includes full support for Windows Vista as well as hundreds of bug fixes and enhancements. "Autodsys is committed to providing afordable CAD software that is reliable and compatible with industry standards", said Ronald Prepchuk, President of Autodsys, Inc. A full list of changes can be found on Autodsys web site.
In addition to IntelliCAD's standard features Autodsys IntelliCAD also includes a number of exclusive features to improve productivity. The Aerial Birds-eye view allows users to zoom and pan in a small resizable window that gives them an overall view of their drawing when they are zoomed in. It also includes an auto-hide feature that keeps the window hidden when not in use. Edge panning and heads up display are other features that allow users to be more productive.
The block Navigator allows users to organize their blocks and commands into categories and comes with hundreds of blocks plus samples of the thousands that are available in the optional block libraries. With this tool users can visually browse thousands of blocks quickly plus it includes the ability to organize them into plan, elevation or 3D view and insert them at a specified elevation or scale.
The bonus toolkit includes over 75 tools to increase productivity including AutoLayer management to automatically put blocks and entities on the correct layer, Text tools for labeling lines, arcs, and importing text, annotation tools for labeling drawings, parallel lines and intersection clean-up, block tools with editing, search/replace, block count, and block update, plus glue line and many other tools to make editing and creating drawings easier.
IntelliCAD 6.4 has a Suggested Retail Price of $149 to $349 depending on features. Upgrades from previous versions are as little as $50. IntelliCAD was designed to be a low cost Computer Aided Design alternative by providing DWG file support as well as support for industry standard commands, menu files, script files, shape files, text fonts, hatch patterns, linetypes, LISP programs, SDS/C++ programs, and VBA programs.
About Autodsys, Inc.
Autodsys is a privately held company, commercial and board member of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium and developer of AcceliCAD, IntelliCAD, ArchT, and other utilities to increase user productivity. Autodsys has been producing AutoCAD add-ons since 1986 and has received industry awards for its products including a “Highly Recommended” by Cadalyst Magazine.
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