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AutoCAD 2016 for Mac

More AutoCAD tools you love, now on Mac OS X. Effective and familiar features help you focus on your design. (video: 1:54 min.)

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AutoCAD 2016 for Mac

The most popular functionality of the Windows version, with a specialized Mac interface and feature set.
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