Win32 and 64, English

SoftDraft, LLC
Steel2K™ Structural Shapes includes W-Shapes, channels, single/double angles, square & rectangular tubing, pipes, M, S, HP shapes and tees as listed in the Steel Manual.

General Usage Instructions

Please refer to the detailed instructions in the PDF User Manual included in the downloaded application.

Also refer to the Steel2K Video Tutorial on our website:



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description


Allows the user to cope the top or bottom flange of a steel shape shown in elevation view.


Allows the user to select a shape then adds the name of the steel shape in a text attribute.


Main Structural Shapes dialog. Select shape type, size, view, section, plan, elevation, single line, or 3D. Press OK, shape attached to cursor (section view) for placement and rotation.


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) or Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP), and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information

You have 15-days to activate the software. When running in non-activated mode this dialog will only appear once the first time the program is executed in a new or existing drawing which indicates the number of Days Remaining before the program stops.

Until you are ready to activate the software, you can run the software in the Non-Activated mode before it expires.

To activate the software, when you open a new or existing drawing and a dialog appears prompting you to press "OK" button to Activate Now.

This takes you to the SoftDraft Activation dialog showing your License Code and an edit box for you to enter the License Key.

To receive your License Key, click in the License Code edit box, then copy the License Code. To avoid mistakes, we suggest that you copy it from this dialog and paste it in an email, instead of entering it with the keyboard, then send it to

Please include the name the app was purchased under and company name. After we receive the email we will send the License Key back, usually within 24 hours, for you to enter into the dialog.

Copy the License Key from the email into the License Key edit box area of the Activation dialog, then click "OK" to close the dialog.

An alert will show the License Key was or accepted or an incorrect Key was entered. If you receive the "Incorrect License Key" alert, please notify tech support in an email to

Known Issues

Not available for use with Autodesk® AutoCAD® LT versions.


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