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Efficiently draft, update, and repurpose precise 2D documentation.

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Create and visualize 3D designs with advanced free-form tools.

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Move to BIM at your own pace with an intuitive interface and learning tools.

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Add 3D mechanical CAD to 2D drafting.

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Create initial design ideas via a mobile app.

AutoCAD LT software specifically designed for the Mac.

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At a glance

  • 2D drafting and documentation
  • 2D drafting and documentation
  • 3D modeling and collaboration
  • 2D drafting and documentation
  • 3D BIM tools
  • 2D drafting and documentation
  • 3D mechanical CAD
  • Multi-device editing and collaboration
  • Portable file access lets you document changes in the field
  • 2D drafting and documentation tool with a specialized Mac interface and feature set

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Support for common file formats    

Object and layer transparency    

Sheet set manager/project manager    

Revision cloud enhancements    

Smart Dimensioning    

Enhanced PDFs    

Automatic view creation    

Automatic section views    

Base, projected, section, and detail views    

Data extraction to tables    

Automatic dimensioning    

Automatic schedules    

Material takeoff    

Import SKP files    

DWG™ convert    

Dynamic blocks    

Content Explorer    

Parametric constraints    

Smart centerlines and center marks    

Associative arrays    

Conceptual sketching and design tools    

Improved 2D graphics

3D solid/surface/mesh modeling    

Visual styles    




3D modeling    

Reality computing    

Real-time 3D visualization    

Improved 3D graphics

TrustedDWG™ technology    


Geolocation coordinate system and online maps    

Connect to third-party storage    

DGN import/export/underlay    

Import third-party CAD data    

3D printing    

Offline access to cloud files    

Share design views   

Reference Navisworks models    

Import PDF files    

Coordination model object snap    

GPS integration    

Real-time cloud collaboration    

Support for CUI customization    

Action recorder    

Tools for managing CAD standards    

Migration tool enhancements    

Multifunctional grips    

Command line    

Tool palettes    

File tabs    

Express tools    

Feature finder for help    

Start Tab

New feature highlighting    

Stunning Visual Experience    


In-canvas controls   


Online license transfer utility    

Secure load    

Migrate custom settings    

Application Programming Interface    

Autodesk Exchange Apps   

Network (multi-user) licensing    

Single-user licensing

Autodesk desktop app   

Sysvar monitor    

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