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AutoCAD 2016 for Mac and AutoCAD LT 2016 for Mac Now Available
Posted on 3rd December 2015
Categorised as autodesk
Autodesk AutoCAD 2016 for Mac and Autodesk AutoCAD LT 2016 for Mac are now available to purchase. Released in late November 2015, a host of key new features have been added to the software to be compatible with the Apple Mac interface and Mac-specific features. Users will also be pleased to know it will have full compatibility with the Windows version of AutoCAD and can store and exchange design data with TrustedDWG™ technology.
New and enhanced features with the 2016 versions include:
Xref path management – Map Xref file paths from your Mac to Windows machine, including networked servers, so drawings can be shared between colleagues.
Express Tools – Express Tools have been brought over from Windows to increase efficiency.
Features taken from Window version – Users can now take advantage of Revision Clouds, DIM Command Enhancements, Command Preview and Selection Effects.
Properties Palette – Display Properties you use most without having to scroll through the entire properties list.
Multi-Lingual User Interface (MUI) – There’s no need for a separate install if you want to select another language to use.
Update Notification – Updates are delivered as small packages to reduce time.
Smaller PDFs with select-and-search capability – PDF output size has now been significantly reduced. Text inside your PDFs are also now selectable and searchable.
Pan and Zoom – Autodesk have sped up the zooming and panning features.
TruType font enhancements – TruType font text is now retained in the drawing to improve zooming and panning performance within AutoCAD.