Commutation Panels and Racks

Commutation Panels and Racks

Win32 and 64, English

AADB Software
Draw 19" or 10" rack furniture, create drawings with patch panels, and place the panels into the rack furniture in a few clicks!

General Usage Instructions

After installing you need to run the following commands in command line "CreateTerm", "CreatePatch", "DrawRack" and "FillRack" in your model space to start working with plugins.

This free version of 'Commutation Panels and Racks' includes 4 commands:

1) CreatePatch - for creating patch panels on a drawing. User can choose unique name, quantity of connectors and direction of panel.

2) CreateTerm - for creating termination panels on a drawing. User can choose unique name, quantity of connectors and their type and direction of panel.

3) DrawRack - for creating racks on a drawing. User can choose name, quantity of units and depth of a rack. Also user can choose desired views: Front View, Rear View or Side View.

4) FillRack - for filling racks in a front view, rear view and side view by selecting the created panels. 

Usually maximum quantity of connectors in termination and patch panels is 48.

Usually maximum height of rack furniture is 47 units and depth is 1000 mm.

But you can use any quantity you want.


Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description


For filling racks with panels


For creating patch panels on a drawing


For creating racks on a drawing


For creating termination panels on a drawing


The installer that ran when you downloaded this plug-in from Autodesk App Store has already installed the plug-in. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to activate the plug-in. To uninstall this plug-in, click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features (Windows 7/8/8.1/10) and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

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Version History

Version Number Version Description


CreatePatch/CreateTerm/FillRack Now you can set your own depths of panels and see the result in rack.


1. CreateTerm plugin – now User have ability to add custom connector to termination panel. Run the plugin, type demanded name of connector in special window and press “Add custom” button. 2. DrawRack plugin - added ability to set the depth of a rack in inches. 3. FillRack plugin - Fixed bug with inaccurate placement of the panels in the racks.


Initial release
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