CADconform for AutoCAD
For the latest enhancements to the product in each revision of CADconform, see the Feature Request report. Fixes to known problems can also be found in the Bug Fix Report. Brief highlights are listed below:
Support for AutoCAD 2015.
Partial watermark certification.
DWG Compare functionality including:
Compare drawings and list all differences between files(layers, styles, objects, layouts, etc.)
Display differences in user defined colors to visually identify areas of the drawings that are affected (and what the issue is)
Fix tool that allows moving items from one drawing to the other
Option to compare (configurable) list of AutoCAD System Variables
Improved and simplified installation procedure.
Support Batch Conform including:
Display & View all errors in batch of files with different presentation options (per layer, or per feature type)
Map & Correct individual errors or symbologies (group of errors of same type) to features in feature tables
Certify batch of files
Also, it supports layer remapping/merging in batch
"Annotation Scales" Support in Drafting and Checking & Fixing.
SQL Server 2000, 2005, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, and SQL Server Express 2005, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012 are now supported as ODBC databases.
Improved User Manager Dialog:
Users can be sorted alphabetically in the User Manager
Edit Menu File, Edit Config File & Edit Data Sources buttons added
User can be exported/imported from password list (.pwl file)
Remove the transient watermark option check box
Improved watermark handling with support for:
"Watermark Replacement Text" (set username, certification date, names of feature tables used, in pre defined fields inside watermark block)
Watermark Command Verify Switch can be used to change watermark status from invalid to valid again, if changes causing watermark to be invalidated are reversed(undone)
User sensitive selection of watermark overridden/replaced with newly added watermark
Improved Quick Check dialog : user can iterate/zoom through elements that flag an error or elements of unsupported type.
Statistics of AutoCAD element types and CADconform feature types added in Repoting ouptup(Report Viewer).
Improved Feature Table Editor:
Support "Export selection to dictionary"
"Hide in AutoCAD menu only" & "Hide in Microstation menu only" support
Modify name and description of Feature Table
Auto profile switching upon login of different standard databases.
Delete & Delete All menu options added to Conform Dialog.
Support for blocks that are created as "mirror objects".
"From Border Ref" option in Drawing Scale now supported.
Mirrored block elements supported.
Improved and optimized (in terms of performance and memory consumption) handling of block preview images.
Drafting menu interface usable as a hierarchical tree view, horizontal menu or standard AutoCAD tool palette.
Graphics standards can be imported from AutoCAD .DWG, .DWT and .LAS files or from Excel spreadsheets.
CADconform dynamically creates standardized AutoCAD layers including layer attribute data.
CADconform maintains custom linetype information for standalone creation of line styles.
All aspects of Feature attributes definable through enhanced GUI interface.
CADconform licenses are available both as per-machine files or pooled through a license server.
CADconform's single source installer detects all supported versions of AutoCAD installed on computer.
Integrated online help.
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