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The forefront of design

Create stunning designs and improve collaboration with innovative productivity tools in AutoCAD® software.

Overview

The forefront of design

Create stunning designs and improve collaboration with innovative productivity tools in AutoCAD® software.

  • Share your work with TrustedDWG™ technology.
  • Work across connected desktop, cloud and mobile solutions.
  • Get the AutoCAD 360 Pro mobile app when you subscribe.

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Which AutoCAD is right for you? 
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What's new

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 centrelines and centre marks

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

Why AutoCAD?

Simplified documentation

Boost detailing work with tools that create appropriate measurements based on your drawing context. (video: 2.12 min.)

Innovative 3D design

Design and visualise virtually any concept with 3D free-form tools. (video: 1.28 min.)

Personalised experience

Configure your AutoCAD settings, extend the software and build custom workflows. (video: 1.16 min.)

Expert advice & learning

What AutoCAD users are saying

Square Peg

Filling a 3D graphics niche

Subscribing to AutoCAD helps this leading design firm create 3D graphics for its worldwide customers, big and small.

Video (1.44 min.)

AutoCAD 360 Pro mobile app

Draft, edit and view 2D CAD drawings on your mobile device. Take AutoCAD wherever you go. Now included when you subscribe.
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Behind the scenes with AutoCAD

Do you ever wonder how our AutoCAD software was developed? Maybe you wish you could talk to someone about enhancements that would help improve the product.
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Get AutoCAD in a collection

Essential tools, together, at one great price

Our new industry collections put AutoCAD together with the most essential Autodesk software and services - simply, conveniently and at an attractive price.

 Learn more about collections

Mobile apps

Draft, edit and view 2D CAD drawings on your mobile device.

Work together efficiently on a centralised cloud platform.