Aspose.CAD 22.7.0

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dotnet add package Aspose.CAD --version 22.7.0
NuGet\Install-Package Aspose.CAD -Version 22.7.0
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="Aspose.CAD" Version="22.7.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Aspose.CAD --version 22.7.0
#r "nuget: Aspose.CAD, 22.7.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Aspose.CAD as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Aspose.CAD&version=22.7.0

// Install Aspose.CAD as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Aspose.CAD&version=22.7.0

Support for SHX, STEP, STP Formats .NET CAD API

Version 22.7.0 Nuget


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Aspose.CAD for .NET is a standalone class library to enhance ASP.NET & Windows applications to process & render CAD drawings without requiring AutoCAD or any other rendering workflow. The CAD Class Library allows high-quality conversion of DWG, DWF, DWFX, DWT, DGN, STL, OBJ, STL, CF2, IGES, IFC, PLT, and DXF files, layouts, and layers to PDF & raster image formats.

What is Aspose.CAD for .NET?

Aspose.CAD for .NET is a cross-platform library that seamlessly integrates; rendering, editing, reporting, and conversion capabilities for AutoCAD, and other CAD & BIM drawings into your own .NET Apps, without the need to install any 3rd party software.

It enables your C#, VB.NET, ASP.NET applications to work with plain plots, 3D solids, wired models, basic cube positions, 3D faces, surfaces, and meshes within DWG, DXF, DWF, and DGN file formats. Other supported formats include IFC, IGES, STL, DWT, PLT, DWFx, CFF2, and OBJ which can be exported to a variety of vector formats, such as; SVG, WMF, PDF as well as raster image formats (BMP, JP2, GIF, PSD, JPEG, TIF, PNG, etc.). You can also convert AutoCAD files to high-quality PDF, other vector formats, or raster images while tracking the file conversion process. Aspose.CAD for .NET also allows developers to select and convert specific layouts and layers.

Aspose.CAD for .NET supports Windows, Linux, Android, and iOS operating systems (32-bit and 64-bit). It could be integrated into your .NET infrastructure with .NET Core, Xamarin, Mono, or via classic .NET Framework.

CAD File Processing Features

  • Convert CAD to PDF.
  • Convert CAD to images.
  • Track file processing progress.
  • Manipulate drawing entities and blocks.
  • Select and convert specific layouts of CAD drawings.
  • Select and convert specific layers of CAD drawings.
  • Adjust CAD drawing size before rendering.
  • Support for BigFont.
  • Automatically detect optimal zoom for the CAD drawings.

What's new in v22.7.0

Support for AutoCAD® SHX Format

This release of the API offers the support for the AutoCAD® SHX file format. It also offers the following improvements regarding the SHX format:

  • Better display of SHX fonts
  • Text thickness normalization
  • Work with SHX symbols

Support for STEP (or STP) Format

The support for STP / STEP file has been added to the CAD API. The STEP (or STP) format is typically used to hold the 2D & 3D geometric models, and design data. The export to STEP format feature is also available now.

For a complete list of features, enhancements, and bug fixes in this release please visit, Aspose.CAD for .NET 22.7 - Release Notes.

Supported Read CAD Formats

Plotter Configuration: PC3
Data Model: IFC
CAD Data Exchange: IGES
3D Printing: STL
Vector Based Plotter: PLT
3D Package Design CFF2
3D Geometry: OBJ

Supported Read & Write CAD Formats

AutoCAD®: DXF (Write feature is partially supported)

Save CAD As

Fixed Layout: PDF
Raster Image: TIFF, JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP

Platform Independence

Aspose.CAD for .NET supports .NET framework (ASP.NET applications & Windows applications) as well as .NET Core. It supports any 32-bit or 64-bit operating system where .NET or Mono framework is installed, this includes but is not limited to, Microsoft Windows desktop (XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10), Microsoft Windows Server (2003, 2008, 2012), Microsoft Azure, Linux (Ubuntu, OpenSUSE, CentOS, and others), and Mac OS X.

Get Started

Are you ready to give Aspose.CAD for .NET a try? Simply execute Install-Package Aspose.CAD from Package Manager Console in Visual Studio to fetch the NuGet package. If you already have Aspose.CAD for .NET and want to upgrade the version, please execute Update-Package Aspose.CAD to get the latest version.

Add Watermark to CAD using C# Code

You can execute the below code snippet to see how the API performs in your environment or check the GitHub Repository for other common usage scenarios.

CadText text = new CadText();
text.DefaultValue = "Watermark text";
text.TextHeight = 40;
text.FirstAlignment = new Cad3DPoint(300, 40);

Export DXF to PDF using C# Code

var rasterizationOptions = new CadRasterizationOptions();
rasterizationOptions.PageWidth = 500;
rasterizationOptions.PageHeight = 500;

rasterizationOptions.Layouts = new string[] {
var pdfOptions = new PdfOptions();
pdfOptions.VectorRasterizationOptions = rasterizationOptions;
cadImage.Save(dir + "output.pdf", pdfOptions);

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MonoAndroid monoandroid was computed.  monoandroid10 is compatible. 
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MonoTouch monotouch was computed.  monotouch10 is compatible. 
Tizen tizen40 was computed.  tizen60 was computed. 
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios was computed.  xamarinios10 is compatible. 
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac was computed.  xamarinmac20 is compatible. 
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos was computed.  xamarintvos10 is compatible. 
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos was computed.  xamarinwatchos10 is compatible. 
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