JTB SmartBatch Trial

JTB SmartBatch Trial

Win32 and 64, English

JTB World Inc.
Batch and script utility for processing multiple Autodesk® AutoCAD® drawings.

General Usage Instructions

Start with Options>Settings and configure JTB SmartBatch to work the way you want it.

Select drawings to process. Click on run.

For further documentation visit JTB World's JTB SmartBatch page.


Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

JTB SmartBatch

Opens the JTB SmartBatch application.


The installer that ran when you downloaded this app from Autodesk App Store will start installing the app. Or, double-click the downloaded installer to install the app. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to be able to run the app.

To uninstall this app, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it.

On Windows 11 and 10 version 1703 or later press Windows+I on the keyboard to access Settings or click or right-click the Windows Start button and then select Settings. Click on Apps (optionally followed by Apps & features). On older Window versions click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features or Control Panel > Add.

Additional Information

For further documentation visit JTB World's JTB SmartBatch page

Known Issues

To be able to see thumbnail previews, administration rights are needed when starting the app the first time.


Company Name: JTB World Inc.
Support Contact: info@jtbworld.com

Author/Company Information

JTB World Inc.

Support Information

For support visit our Contact page.

Version History

Version Number Version Description


Added Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2024 support.


Added Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2023 support.


Added support to export and import of when Add Folders Only is used Minor fix with licensing Minor fixes


Better folder browsing dialog box making it work with virtual/cloud drives like Box.


Solved a problem due to a change in AutoCAD Core Console that caused purging to fail.


Added SCR file extension for the start argument as it in some cases could be needed.


Added AutoCAD 2022 support


Fixed failure to process in some CAD systems. Fixed failure to zoom extents if selected in some cases.


Minor adjustments.


Unified installer to install also as AutoCAD app if AutoCAD is installed.


Upgraded to JTB License


Fixed shortcut to JTB World Apps


Adding support for AutoCAD 2020


New licensing system with support for network licenses Refreshed UI Fixed problem to browse for folder on Settings>SaveAs Fixed problem to Check for Update Improved functionality to close dialog boxes .NET Framework 4.6.1 or later needed SmartPurger renamed to JTB SmartBatch to better reflect that it is more of a Batch app than a Purge app


Added AutoCAD 2019 support. No change in version number.


"Delete only files older than specified number days" setting did before not delete files as expected. This is not fixed. Fixed error that caused SmartPurger to stop when path or files names were very long. Fixed error that caused SmartPurger to stop when it reached certain folders that could not be accessed by the current user.


With this version it’s possible to only delete certain “garbage” files without having to also run AutoCAD to purge and process custom scripts. See “Only delete files, don’t process any DWG files” checkbox on Delete tab in Settings. Quick access to deleted files log file through new button on Delete tab. Minor bug fixes related to usage with AutoCAD 2017


Added support for AutoCAD® 2017 (no version number change)


If SmartPurger runs in the background it does not take unnecessary focus from whatever other app you're working with.


Added support for Autodesk AutoCAD 2015 (no version number change)

Added digital signatures on LSP, DLL, EXE and MSI files


Fixed a bug where accoreconsole did not save to specified DWG version

Purge multileader styles added

Handle dialog box about VBA not installed

Fixed bug where Educational Version - Terminated sometimes show up in status column even though the drawing is not educational


Added support for Autodesk® AutoCAD® console mode. Support for Autodesk AutoCAD 2013 and the 2013 DWG file format. Thumbnail color can be changed. Support for purging of Detail view styles and Section view styles. Support for custom Windows DPI settings. Free trial allow to script up to 10 drawings.

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