CADtoWIN for Autodesk® AutoCAD®
CADtoWIN extends the Microsoft SharePoint functionality inside of Autodesk® AutoCAD® by supporting common file operations like open, save and much more to SharePoint websites in intranet or cloud environments. We offer the fastest and easiest deployment integration compared to similar solutions since we exploit latent functionality already present in Microsoft Windows Server technology. Our solution is also an affordable one, as we focus only on the features you really need.
- Support for loading, inserting and mapping external reference files within your CAD application, so you can organize all of your CAD project files to your SharePoint site.
- Easy publication of your AutoCAD DWG files.
- Low-priced, great quality compared to other EDMS.
- Enables document collaboration.
- Simple deployment, lowering IT costs.
- Built on Microsoft .NET framework, providing development flexibility.
- Enables efficient document organization, lowering storage and backup costs.
- User-friendly training. Fast results! CADtoWIN is a solution made to link AutoCAD based applications dwg files to Microsoft SharePoint Technologies in much the same way that Microsoft Office applications connect to SharePoint sites.
CADtoWIN enables AutoCAD drawings to be opened, saved, checked online/offline out, versions history view, and checked into the SharePoint Services document Library environment, and all such operations work within your familiar AutoCAD based application. In addition, CADtoWIN supports your drawing associated with external reference files placed on your SharePoint site. With CADtoWIN, you can have the benefits of an Enterprise Document Management System (EDMS) at a very small fraction of its normal cost.
You will enjoy organized files, version number control, and the ease of creating custom properties or metadata for your drawings. CADtoWIN will deliver all the power of Microsoft document collaboration infrastructure from right inside of your AutoCAD application in a friendly, intuitive and easy to use light application. Don’t think complex; think complete!
This is a 30 days trial with a monthly subscription option. The monthly subscription option will only work for AutoCAD 2014 or newer
After the installation, you will be prompted for the CADtoWIN license server name and also you will have the choice to run a 30 days trial.
If you purchased the monthly subscription hit cancel and follow the next steps.
1. On the AutoCAD command window type C2W_GETLOCKCODEFORMONTHLYSUBSCRIPTION
2. Send the resulting code by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
3. After processing your email request we will send you the activation code. Enter the activation code by typing the command C2W_UPDATEMONTHLYSUBSLICENSE
4. Restart the AutoCAD application. You should see the CADtoWIN toolbar and ribbon.
Use the CADtoWIN Open or Save As dialogs to open or save a drawing from/to a Microsoft SharePoint document library.
Type the SharePoint document library url address in the File Name box like: http://myServer/mySite/SharedDocumentsSee CADtoWIN installed help and our FAQ page at http://cadtowin.com