Act IntelliCAD Latest Features

Artisan Renderer


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Artisan Renderer integration. The Render allows you to create a photo realistic image of your model quickly using a wide range of pre-set materials, snapshots and background setups combined with the ability to create custom backgrounds and realistic materials....

Supports many file formats


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD supports many file formats directly and through import and export options as shown in above image. All dwg & dxf files from R2 to latest 2018 version are supported.

Familiar Interface, Commands & Icons


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD is easy to learn and use. Act IntelliCAD incorporates a user interface, commands, icons and shortcuts similar to that used by the most popular (but much more expensive) CAD programs.

Printing & Plotting


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD has a very powerful Print & Plot dialog with all popular options. It has all features like .ctb, .stb, page size, resolutions, pc3 file saving etc.

IntelliCAD Converter


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD Drawings Converter works outside Act IntelliCAD to convert a bunch of dwg/dxf/dgn files from one format to another. This converter support all file versions from R2 to 2018. This conversion process is much faster compared to above tool and offers many additional functions.

Check for Updates


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

At Act IntelliCAD software development and quality checking is a regular process. We make improvements to our existing codes and also implement some bug fixes based on users feedback. We release maintenance patches regularly to keep the technology up-to-date in your computer. All you have to do is click on Check for Updates command.

Act IntelliCAD Explorer


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD explorer is advanced tool to explore layers, blocks, line-types, dimension styles, text styles and many more at one place. You can copy the styles from one drawing to another simply by dragging and dropping them. Inserting new items, deletion, editing etc. are all possible in this dialog.

Ribbon Interface


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD supports both Classic Menu Style interface as well as modern Ribbon style interface. The tabs are organized in a systematic manner for each command group. It is easy to find the commands on ribbons with mouse clicks rather than length drop down menus. Command prompt will work as usual with all shortcuts and aliases.

XREF Manager


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

XREF Manger is very useful to manage external references used in a drawing. You can attach or detach references to drawing using this dialog. XREFs are powerful means to link drawings without adding up the size. Also they maintain associativity between linked drawings.

Text Styles


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD supports standard dwg text styles. You can edit existing text styles and create any number of new styles. You can browse all available text styles in Act IntelliCAD Explorer. Easy to apply text styles to all drawing annotations including dimensions with one edit.

Software Customization


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD supports customization using AUTO-LISP, DCL, .NET (VB/C#/VC++), IRX, TX, SDS and COM automation. A separate developer tool kit is available for download on request. Complete Developer Help is included in Act IntelliCAD for your reference and Customization.

Arc Aligned Text


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD has ARCTEXT command to create and edit curved text in your drawing. You can apply many text and alignment styles in this dialog. You can double click on existing ARCTEXT and change its parent arc apart from editing other parameters. A text preview is provided on the dialog to see the text before actual placement into drawing.

Localization & Internationalization


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD comes with about 15 International languages viz., English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Russian, Turkish etc. You can change your preferred language in Tools > Options > Display tab > change language.

Importing your UI customization files


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD has all new customize dialog in 2019 in which you can load your custom menus, aliases, cui files, tool bars etc. These settings will remain in Act IntelliCAD as long as you reset your profile.

All new BREAKLINE Command


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD has all new breakline command with block support option. You can easily create breaklines in your drawing with standard breakline symbol or any custom block symbol. There is a provision to control the extension length of breakline.

All new ARRAY Dialog


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD has all new array dialog with all familiar options for rectangular and circular patterns. This dialog support both 2D & 3d arrays. Array orientation option also available for circular patterns.

FIELD Dialog


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD support many fields in drawing such as author, file name, date, project etc. The new Field dialog is very useful to manage your drawing fields at one place. You can call the defined fields in drawing annotations and in title block to maintain value associativity.

Numerous RGB Color Values


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD has about 562 RGB colors defined it in to apply to your drawing entities like text, lines, hatch, solids etc. This will increase the compatibility with drawings created in other software. More RGB values are useful for attractive presentation drawings.

Auto Complete of Commands


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD has thousands of commands, functions and system variable in-built in it. Remembering all these commands and variables is very difficult. The autocomplete options is very useful for standard users to show the commands and variables starting the letters typed in command prompt. After that you can directly select a required command from the list.

PDF to DXF Converter


Artisan Rendering in Act IntelliCAD

Act IntelliCAD has a ready tool inside Tools menu for easy conversions of PDF files to DXF files with single click or use "pdf2dxf" command to open the dialog box. You can select the PDF files and convert it to DXF files by single click.