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CAD on a Budget   1 Jan, 2004

Not every firm or individual needs or can afford a major design application, regardless of whether the economy is booming or depressed. Justifying the cost of an AutoCAD license can often be difficult, particularly if your needs are modest. Fortunately there are alternatives that are not only less...More>>

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I-deas 10 NX Series   1 Nov, 2003

I-deas 10 NX, now owned by EDS, is the product?s second step in the transition toward a merged Unigraphics/I-deas NX product.More>>

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Options abound for creating PDF files from CAD drawings   1 Oct, 2003

Cadalyst Newsline readers send in their choices for PDF generationMore>>

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Adobe Acrobat 6 Professional   1 Oct, 2003

After it sat unused for a year and a half, I finally threw out my fax machine and turned off my dedicated fax line.More>>

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CAD viewmasters share 3d models   1 Jun, 2003

The ability of viewers to interface via the Internet enables design groups to meet, mark up, and evaluate drawings simultaneously, from anywhere in the world, without incurring the cost of a CAD license for each user.More>>

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AutoVue SolidModel Professional v17 for Windows   1 Jun, 2003

Cimmetry Systems? AutoVue SolidModel Professional v17 for Windows is one of three applications to receive a five-star rating in this roundup.More>>

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Table 1: CAD viewer features   1 Jun, 2003

Table 1: CAD viewer featuresMore>>

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Imagenation 7.2   1 Jun, 2003

Spicer?s Imagenation 7.2 offers a high degree of functionality and a wealth of tools.More>>

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WiseImage Pro 5.1   1 Jun, 2003

WiseImage Pro 5.1 is a hybrid drawing viewer and raster-to-vector converter.More>>

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First Looks: AccuRender and LT Toolkit for LT   1 Jun, 2003

Much of what you sacrifice in AutoCAD LT over more expensive-and more powerful-standard AutoCAD lies in two areas: 3D functionality and programming interfaces, especially the popular AutoLISP programming language.More>>