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Design every detail with CAD software

AutoCAD® software for 2D and 3D CAD is engineered for the future. Work with TrustedDWG™ technology, and collaborate across desktop, cloud, and mobile. Includes AutoCAD 360 Pro.

Features and benefits

New features

Import PDFs

Import the geometry from a PDF file into your drawing as an AutoCAD object.

Share design views

Collaborate with stakeholders by publishing your drawing views to the cloud.

Smart centerlines and center marks

Use powerful new tools to create and edit them quickly and more intuitively.

Autodesk desktop app

Get alerts on software updates, and access tutorials, content libraries, and more.

Benefits

Simplified documentation

Boost detailing work with tools that create measurements based on your drawing context.

Connected design solutions

Connect your CAD workflow across desktop, cloud, and mobile solutions.

Innovative 3D design

Design and visualize virtually any concept with 3D free-form tools.

Personalized experience

Migrate your custom settings and files from previous releases.

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    • Continue or cancel your subscription as your needs change.
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  • Connect and collaborate from anywhere

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    • Share your drawings in the cloud.
    • AutoCAD 360 Pro mobile app is included with your subscription.
  • Innovate your designs with new tools

    • Attach/extract point cloud data.
    • Underlay BIM designs.
    • Import, plot, and attach PDFs, and more.

Expert advice and learning

Customer stories

Watches of Switzerland

CallisonRTKL was enlisted by Aurum—owner of Watches of Switzerland and other jewelers in the UK—to design the new 3-story, 17,000 square foot flagship store on Regent Street in London.

Engineered for the future

Square Peg Design

See how AutoCAD helps this leading design firm create 3D environmental graphics for customers around the world. 

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AutoCAD behind the scenes

See how AutoCAD product developers create the next great new functionality.

Connect and collaborate with apps

AutoCAD 360 Pro

Download the official AutoCAD mobile app for on-the-go work. Included with your AutoCAD subscription.

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A360

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