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2answers
74 views

Easy to use and easy to install app needed as a replacement of Autocad LT

In our office we use Windows 8.1 mostly and some 7. W7s are OK but 8.1s are not yet bought. Let's say we are "trying" them. I have convinced the buying department to use Ubuntu since they are only ...
2
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3answers
373 views

Preview of CAD files in format .dwg

I'm looking for a utility or a program for Ubuntu, and possibly even for Windows that is able to convert a CAD file format .DWG to PDF. My need is to provide a preview of CAD files, and I thought ...
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1answer
100 views

CAD applications, Photoshop, SketchUp , Corel apps for Ubuntu [duplicate]

I am planning to change from Windows to Ubuntu because Windows is hard to maintain (because of virus threats and expensive security software). But I'm worrying whether CAD applications such as ...
0
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1answer
65 views

Application to draw electrical instalations [duplicate]

Are there any good Linux applications for drawing electro fittings? I haven't been able to find any...Usually these fittings are drawn in the Autocad software.
2
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3answers
411 views

Is there any Ubuntu 12.04-compatible, open-source 3D modeling software capable of creating a 2D cross-section?

I've heard that Blender's boolean algorithm might do the trick, but was wondering if a CAD software had this functionality. Would want an end result similar to a stratigraphic cross-section.
4
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1answer
4k views

Is it possible to install AutoCad or an alternative on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What good CAD programs are available? My relative wants to install Ubuntu for his office purposes. He would definitely use AutoCad (as well as other tools). Would ...
0
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1answer
245 views

Problem with HeeksCAD

I cannot make it work, I have no more ideas. Please, can anyone tell me if there is another 3D CAD similar to HeeksCAD? Every .deb of HeeksCAD are broken, I downloaded the code, and it is missing ...
4
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2answers
23k views

The best AutoCAD 2010 Ubuntu alternative?

I'm looking for the best AutoCAD 2010 alternative for Ubuntu. Wine's support for the 2010 version isn't polished so I'm looking for Linux based similar programs. I know that this can be subjective so ...
9
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5answers
13k views

How do i convert .dwg to .dxf with free software?

How do i convert .dwg to .dxf using free software(as in freedom) only (webapps are ok) ?
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3answers
20k views

Is there software that can view .dwg files?

Is there software that can view .dwg files ?
3
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2answers
1k views

How usable is BlenderCAD project right now?

There is not much documentation in the project page. Did anyone try it on Ubuntu? In any case, what to expect from it? Can it become a FOSS alternative to Catia, Autodesk Inventor or SolidWorks?
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7answers
5k views

What good CAD programs are available?

Just that. By good I mean something at the level of SolidWorks, AutoCAD, or similar. This is a complete limitation for me (and many others) to use Ubuntu.