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auxalia GmbH
PlantSync enables project administrators to maintain standards in a single “template project” and update one or many live projects quickly and easily.

General Usage Instructions

You start the PlantSync user interface to define which settings should be synchronized between projects.

A detailed guide will be shown in the online user documentation:



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description


Opens the main user interface allowing you to configure and run the program


PlantSync will be installed like any other windows application. The PlantSync ribbon will be installed for all installed Autodesk® AutoCAD® P&ID and Autodesk® AutoCAD® Plant 3D products on your machine. The PlantSync ribbon can be found under PlantTools.

Additional Information

Online documentation can be found here.

Known Issues

There are no known issues as of now. Bugs which are reported are fixed ASAP and a new release will be published.


Company Name: auxalia GmbH
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Send an email to and the next available support person will take care of your ticket. Please attach a detailed description preferably as screenshots or video.

Version History

Version Number Version Description

- New: Disregard unsupported AutoCAD Versions (PT-3467)

- Bug fix: Added PlantSync ribbon when opening and closing PlantSync (PT-2684)

- Change: Because of compatibility reasons, PlantSync must be updated as well

- Change: Because of compatibility reasons, PlantSync must be updated as well

New: Adapted PlantTools for Plant 3D 2024 (PT-2112) Change: Updated to DevExpress 22.2.5 for all PlantTools (PT-2121) Change: Log file isn't written in the correct path (PT-2141)

New: New Update Installer (PT-1714) Bug fix: Error (Dialog #00487) when opening a project with no MISC database (PT-1675)

New: Adapted PlantTools for AutoCAD Plant 3D 2023 (PT-1571) Change: Updated to DevExpress 21.2.6 for all PlantTools (PT-1580) Change: Remove ACPAssetOwnership table (PT-1554) Bug fix: Relative URIs in other applications caused an FATAL ERROR (PT-1563)

New: Show info dialog if installed PlantTools doesn't have required minimum version (PT-1441) New: Global Language Setting for all PlantTools (PT-1417) Bug fix: FATAL CRASH when ribbon tooltips should be shown and PlantTools have different language settings (PT-1393)

Bug fix: Plant 3D multiplied PlantTools ribbon icons and got very very slow when switching between work spaces several times (PT-1117) Bug fix: Slow Plant 3D performance when PlantTools Plugin cannot acquire a network license (PT-1113)

New: Support for AutoCAD Plant 3D 2022 (PT-1028) New: auxaliaLicenseManager automatically runs "Check for Updates..." (PT-160) Change: Updated to DevExpress 20.2.6 (PT-1044) Change: No support for AutoCAD P&ID 2016/2017 and AutoCAD Plant 3D 2016/2017 (PT-1036) Change: Changed Trial Period from 30 to 14 days (PT-975) Change: More informative licensing dialogs Change: Replacing standard Windows Message boxes with our own dialogs (PT-747) Change: Implemented F1 to open our own browser

New: Support for AutoCAD® Plant 3D 2021

Change: New program icons and ribbon images Bug fix: Install wasn't initiated after download

New: Support for AutoCAD® Plant 3D 2020

Change: Pre-Sync dialog shown only changes by default Bug fix: Acquisitions weren't synched or even removed with AutoCAD Plant 3D 2019.1

New: Support for AutoCAD® Plant 3D 2019

New: Support for Autodesk® AutoCAD® Plant 3D® 2018

New: Databases of SQL Server projects will be backed up now Bug fix: Classes, Properties and so on, will be remove first and then added. Otherwise it can cause problem Bug fix: If source and target property have different inheritance they will be synchronized correctly now Bug fix: Symbols weren't always removed in the target project Bug fix: The data type of properties is checked and if different, the property will be removed and recreated

New: Borrowing of network licenses

Change: Autodesk changed API between Beta and Final release of AutoCAD® P&ID/Plant 3D® 2017 which caused error

Bug fix: Update needed due to a new PnPDataObjects.dll in SP1 for AutoCAD® P&ID® 2016 and AutoCAD® Plant 3D® 2016

New: The remaining setting of 3D (incl. 3D classes) will be synchronized. Only Ortho and Iso settings are missing now.

New: Support for AutoCAD® P&ID/AutoCAD® Plant 3D® 2016

Changed: Moved path for report template from General settings to PID settings
New: Substitute project names in paths
New: Synchronization of PID DWG directory and DWT file and directory
New: Start of implementing 3D settings synchronization (Paths, Layer/Color Schemes, Ex-/Import Settings)

Bug fix: Issue when synchronizing blocks

Changed: PlantTool is ready for Autodesk Exchange Apps. The PlantTool icons will be found under "Plugins"

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