PPM Basic

PPM Basic

Win32 and 64, English

CAD Division
Inserts parametric 2D and 3D objects described in PPM files, which can be easily edited in any text editor.

General Usage Instructions

The "Insert PPM" command allows inserting in document model space a parametric 2D or 3D object, whose appearance and behaviour are described in a PPM file.

Sample files available in %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Autodesk\ApplicationPlugins\CADDivision PPM Basic.bundle\Contents\Resources\Sample Files.

Integration with property palette provides a way to change parameters of the inserted object. In addition, some of the PPM files allow to change the geometry of the inserted object by using grip points.


Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

Remove PPM

Removes all parametric 2D and 3D objects that were created from the same PPM file as the selected object.

Reset PPM

Resets selected parametric 2D or 3D object to its initial state. (Restores all parameters and parameter points to default values.)

Insert PPM

Inserts parametric 2D and 3D objects described in PPM files, which can be easily edited in any text editor.


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

Tutorials, sample files and additional information will be available at CAD Division site.

Known Issues

At this time not all of PPM functions supported by this plugin for Autodesk® AutoCAD®. Please read document that describes PPM language for more information.


Company Name: CAD Division
Support Contact: support@caddivision.ru

Author/Company Information

CAD Division

Support Information

Please contact us support@caddivision.ru if you have any questions or support queries.

Version History

Version Number Version Description


Added Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2018 support.


Added Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2017 support.


Initial Release.

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