GstarCAD

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  GstarCAD 2017 ACAD 2017
Features Professional Standard LT Professional LT

File

2013 version .dwg
.pat,.shx,.lin and etc
Password protection
File Recover and Audit
Purge
eTransmit
Sheet sets
Markup set
CAD Standard(.dws)
DWF underlay
PDF underlay
DGN import and underlay
Export to PDF
Export to DWF 2D & 3D
Drawing compare
Drawing Lock

Interface

CUI menus and toolbars
Visual menu customization
Ribbon
Properties
Design Center
Tool Palettes
Command line
Work Space
File tab

Selection, Snap & Track

Selection preview
Quick Select
Grip points modification
OSnap
Grid and Snap
Polar & OTrack
Group

Dimensions

Standard dimensions
Associative dimension
Dimension constraint
Quick dimension
Qleader
Dimension break
Multileader

Text

Mtext
Text
Multi-language character set
In-place text editor
MTEXT via internal or external editor
Support .shx and .ttf font
Spelling
Fields
Annotative
Rtext
Arc text
Text incremental copy
Text on line
Statistics summation

Hatch

Gradient hatches
Custom patterns
Trim/extend of/to hatch pattern entities
Super Hatch

Raster images

Raster image support (clipping, transparency, ...)
Support Kinds of image file(bmp\jpg\png\tga \tif\gif \...)

Other

Draw and Modify
Outline
Align tool
Arrangetool
GC_boolean
Real time pan & zoom
SteeringWheels
Magnifier
Redraw and regeneration
Layout and paper space
Non-rectangular viewports
Layer Manager
Multilines and multiline styles
Block create and insert
Block attribute definition
Refedit
Dynamic blocks (Bedit)
Blockbreak
Barcode & QRcode
Dynamic input
Parametric Constraint
Table and Table style
Table
AutoXLSTable

3D

3D surfaces
ACIS modeling & editing
Camera
3D walk and fly
Render
Animate by path
Visual styles
Solprof/solview/soldraw

Printing

CTB & STB table files
Built-in print driver
Import & editing of page setups
Publish
Hide and Shade plot
Batch print
Arrange frame automatically

Programming

LISP support with vl-, vlr-, vla- and vlax-
LISP encryption
Solutions Development System (SDS/ADS)
DCL engine
COM API
Visual Basic for Applications
VBA VBI projects support
.net
GRX (GstarCAD Runtime eXtension)
CUI
Diesel expressions
MNU and MNS file support
API for toolbar and menu customization

Licensing

Stann-alone USB dongle
Network USB dongle
Stand-alone License(Flexnet)