AutoCAD® Architecture and MEP software are a flexible platform for developing specialized building industry applications as well as interfacing with the model in upstream and downstream applications. With AutoCAD® Architecture and MEP as the platform, you can take advantage of industry-standard tools and technologies when developing applications.
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Because AutoCAD® Architecture is based on AutoCAD®, you can take advantage of all the AutoCAD® source code samples for .NET that are included with the installation of AutoCAD® Architecture software in the Samples directory. There are also additional AutoCAD Architecture specific samples included in the installation.
Since 2007 the AutoCAD® Architecture and MEP .NET interfaces have been expanded with many classes to the .NET environment. VB.NET and C# developers can access the power of .NET API. Customize and extend AutoCAD® Architecture and MEP with direct access to most of AutoCAD® Architecture/MEP database structures using any .NET supporting language. Learn more about AutoCAD® Architecture and MEP .NET implementation in the help file and with the samples in the VB.NET and CS.NET folders of the AutoCAD® Architecture and MEP program directory.
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