Inventor® 3D CAD software provides professional-grade mechanical design, documentation, and product simulation tools.
Powerful blend of parametric, direct, freeform, and rules-based design capabilities.
Integrated tools for sheet metal, frame design, tube and pipe, cable & harness, presentations, rendering, simulation, machine design, and more.
TrustedDWG® compatibility and powerful Model-Based Definition capabilities for embedding manufacturing information directly in the 3D model.
Use powerful 3D modeling and simulation capabilities to design and optimize performance.
Quickly create customizable configurations of your designs and automate common tasks.
Connect your designs with incoming customer data and share ideas in a secure cloud-based service.
— Scott Finnis, CNC Shop Manager, Kalitta Motorsports
– JJ Johnson, Chief Operating Officer, Viewrail
– Alex Curtin, Product Manager, FS-Elliott
— Lune Riezebos, Application Specialist in Service Delivery, GEA
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Inventor is used to quickly model, simulate, and communicate design ideas.
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Inventor is used by mechanical engineers who need automated and specialized tools to design and prepare for manufacturing.
Your Inventor subscription gives you access to install and use the 3 previous versions. Available downloads are listed in your Autodesk Account after subscribing. See also previous releases available for subscribers.
With a subscription to Inventor software, you can install it on up to 3 computers or other devices. However, only the named user can sign in and use that software on a single computer at any given time. Please refer to the Software License Agreement for more information.
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