What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 10.0

What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 10.0


CMS IntelliCAD 10 User Interface

CMS IntelliCAD® 10 CAD Software is a major release providing new features and improvements. Free use for 60 days.

What's new:

a) OpenGL ES graphics device is now supported for enhanced display quality and performance, which also includes new visual styles;
b) new materials library contains materials that can be assigned to entities and layers and then displayed with visual styles;
c) Spot and point lights now display in-program with visual styles;
d) Redesigned View Manager has more options available;
e) New dynamic input incorporates command prompts and measurement guides at the cursor;
f) New properties are available for various entity types in the Properties pane;
g) New ability to view properties of custom entities;
h) CMS IntelliCAD 10 also includes the ability to migrate user interface customizations from previous versions;
i) CMS IntelliCAD 10 incorporates ODA SDKs version 2020 Update 2 and enhanced .NET and IRX functionality for increased API capabilities;

Other improvements and fixes are found in performance, working with files, editing and selecting entities, text, printing, and more.

What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 9.2

What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 9.2


CMS IntelliCAD® 9.2 is a major release that, again, includes many new features and improvements with useful & high value.

IntelliCAD 9.2 is a major release that includes many new features and improvements including: import and export IGES and STEP format files (for Premium Edition Plus - PE Plus), delete and combine duplicate or overlapping entities using the Overkill command, use right-to-left fonts, choose from additional list types for multiline text, undo or redo a selected range of actions, thicken surfacesand meshes to convert them to three-dimensional solids (for Premium Edition Plus - PE Plus), and publish a drawing to the newly supported .dwf/.dwfx published format. You can also set up automatic publishing to create .pdf, .dwf, or .dwfx files when you save or close a drawing.

CMS IntelliCAD 9.2 is also able to import vectored PDF files for direct editing through the IMPORT command.

Selection includes a collection of new features. The new Selection Filter pane, similar to the Properties pane, displays all entities in a drawing and allows you to filter and select entities by layer, color, entity type, and linetype. Polygons, rectangles, and break lines have additional grips and properties for smart editing, and selection cycling is available which makes it easier to select entities that overlap.

CMS IntelliCAD provides extended features that work with BIM files, add elevation and section lines to models; draw curtain walls; draw detailing elements for wood, studs, joists, and track; and convert two-dimensional entities to walls and slabs.

Technical users will also appreciate the new .NET wrappers for architectural objects.

CMS IntelliCAD 9.2 is supported on Microsoft® Windows® 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 (64-bit only). ETOOLBOX Mobile CAD Viewer versions are available for Windows desktop and Google Android.


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What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 9.0 / 9.0a

What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 9.0 / 9.0a


CMS IntelliCAD 9.0 is a major release that includes many new features and improvements, including native support for opening, editing, and saving 2018 .dwg files.

CMS IntelliCAD 9.0 boosts performance in many areas, with the most noticeable increase in speed during file saves. Now only modifications need to be saved to .dwg files, which makes for extremely fast saving especially for large .dwg files that contain only a few changes. Also some lingering issues related to running IntelliCAD on the Fall Creators 2017 Microsoft® Windows® update were fixed.

New features can be found in almost every area of CMS IntelliCAD. View Mechanical entities, attach point cloud .rcp/.rcs files, and export to .pdf files using many more options than before. Draw construction lines. Draw and modify 3D meshes using the new Facet Modeler for lightweight 3D drawings. Use a camera to view drawings. Add columns to multiline text. Use new express tools for blocks, external references, text, and editing. Reset dimension text and reassociate dimension text. And much more.

CMS IntelliCAD PE PLUS that now supports BIM files import as underlays, users can now attach .rvt/.rfa files; snap to, explode, and control display for categories, stories, and views in attached .rvt/.rfa files; import .ifc files as architectural entities (in addition to attaching these file types as before); and draw AEC entities such as walls, windows, doors, openings, and slabs.

Recent CMS IntelliCAD 9.0 update also includes several new features: add blocks to tool palettes for quick re-use, set the cursor to a gun sight crosshairs, toggle cursor colors and types on the fly, and chamfer and fillet edges of 3D solids.

Additionally, CMS IntelliCAD 9.0 is also now including the option to add digital signatures to .dwg files.

Other improvements and fixes are found in performance, working with files, drawing and editing, printing, and customization.

CMS IntelliCAD 9.0 is supported on Microsoft® Windows® 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 64-bit versions. ETOOLBOX Mobile CAD Viewer versions are available for Windows desktop and Google Android.


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What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 9.1

What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 9.1


CMS IntelliCAD® 9.1 is a major release that includes many new features and improvements.

One of the new major capabilities of CMS IntelliCAD 9.1 is attaching digital signatures to .dwg files and validating them. The interface on how to do it has been reworked with CMS IntelliCAD 9.1. Another is the new Block Editor that makes it easier to create and edit blocks. One more is creating palettes that contain blocks, similar to using a stencil for easily adding shapes to a drawing. There is also a new type of selection grip for users working with schematic drawings where precise scale or sizing is not required.

More CMS IntelliCAD 9.1 features include: print and publish drawings directly to PDF, click keywords at the command prompt, use a Start Page when the program launches, single-click to hide many user interface items at once and increase the drawing area, synchronize viewports, convert to mesh, convert to surface, show and hide edges of three-dimensional entities, view and edit system variables in the new System Variables Manager, and much more.

CMS IntelliCAD PE and PE Plus are now also able to attach version 2019 .rvt/.rfa files. CMS IntelliCAD PE Plus is also able to draw more AEC entities such as stairs, railings, and steel.

Vitor Neves, CMS President, stated, “CMS IntelliCAD 9.1 extends even further the advanced new features included in CMS IntelliCAD 9.0 allowing true CAD productivity increase. Professional users will find Sketch modes and Selection Grips as great examples on how IntelliCAD technology is focused on providing efficient and useful CAD tools.”

CMS IntelliCAD 9.1 is supported on Microsoft® Windows® 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 (64-bit only). ETOOLBOX Mobile CAD Viewer versions are available for Windows desktop and Google Android.


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What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 8.4 / 8.4a / 8.4b

What's new in CMS IntelliCAD 8.4 / 8.4a / 8.4b


CMS IntelliCAD 8.4 Premium Edition (PE) is a major release that includes many new features and improvements.

CMS IntelliCAD 8.4 Premium Edition (PE) boosts performance during screen redraw and while snapping in files with underlays. Running IntelliCAD on 4K monitors and switching between monitors with high resolutions is now supported.

New features can be found throughout IntelliCAD 8.4. Create entities with the new Multileader, Quick Leader, and Break Line commands. Add styles using the new Multileader Styles Manager and Multiline Style commands. Select entities using the new Select Similar and Get Selection commands. Explode entities with more precision according to entity type using the new Explode Text and Explode Attributes commands. Add more formatting to text using the in-place Multiline Editor and line spacing, lists, and paragraph justification. Add automatic numbering to text, multiline text, multileaders, or block attributes using the new Auto Number command. Get more information about your drawings using the new Drawing Properties command.

Get the .dwg 2018 file format support (on file open) at the also new CMS IntelliCAD 8.4 Premium Edition (PE) and Premium Edition Plus (PE+).

Another new feature is found in the updated Customize command which allows users to customize the user interface with less effort and share custom user interface settings easily between files and computers. You can drag-and-drop settings to customize menus; the ribbon, application button, and quick access toolbar (for IntelliCAD versions that support a ribbon); toolbars; keyboard shortcuts; and aliases.

Other highlights resulting from CMS IntelliCAD 8.4a include significant improvements to editing in-place blocks and external references, ability to select entities on locked layers, editing multiline text, additions to Russian and French translations, and new Dutch localization.

CMS IntelliCA D 8.4b include a more streamlined process for creating new drawings (there is a new QNEW command), new German (DEU) language resource files, and fixes for working with locked layers, multiline text, hatches, and more.


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New in CMS IntelliCAD 8.4 - In focus

• Support for 4K monitors
• Boost in performance during screen redraw
• Improved performance for overlay snapping
• Edit your user interface with new CUSTOMIZE
• Create and edit MLeaders and MLeader styles
• Many new Express Commands:
• Select Similar
• Get Selection
• Burst
• Break Line
• Explode Text
• QLeader
• Automatic Numbering and more!

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