pdf2cad Upgrade

Upgrade any version of pdf2cad to pdf2cad v12. Valid pdf2cad serial number required.

  • pdf2cad v12 is available today for Microsoft Windows 64-bit systems including Windows 10
  • Available for Mac OS X on back-order. Upgrade orders will receive the most current v11 release until v12 is available.


Upgrade Notes: What’s New in the pdf2cad v12

pdf2cad v12 is a significant new release with new features and improvements all around. A list of key new features is below. Top among them is a new automatic font name mapping feature, which erases incompatibility between the same font on different systems, new mirroring options for page orientation, and the addition of transparent fills.

First released in 1995, pdf2cad has been making life easier for technical and scientific professionals for more than 25 years. The dialog we have with customers is crucial to ensuring our products meet our customers’ needs. If you have questions or need more detail on any of them, please email us or use the contact form. If you already have a pdf2cad license, you can get your upgrade for free if you have Advantage Support or use pdf2cad on an annual subscription basis. All other users can upgrade using their serial number. If you can’t locate this, please contact us.


New Horizontal and Vertical Flip options when converting PDF drawing.

upgrades to image orientation - rotate and flip

Added support for Multi-page PDF file to one drawing (Merge, Horizontal or Vertical aligned) in DWG output

upgraded multi-page PDF options

Upgraded support password-protected PDF file output to DWG

password protected PDF file support

Format Specific Upgrades

– Added transparency fill support DXF/DWG format

new transparent fill

– Scaling factor and support of Circle/Ellipse added to HPGL output.


Text Handling

– New automatic font name mapping engine

automatic font name mapping

– Upgraded support of condensed text functionality in DXF/DWG


– PDF layers selection option to convert

upgrades to PDF layer support

– Convert objects of each PDF layer to a separate file

pdf2cad Upgrade

Object Handling

– More advanced options for handling image objects

ingnore images less than a specified size


Option to convert connected LINE objects to one POLYOBJECT

line objects to poly objects

System Upgrades & Requirements

– 64-bit only; 32-bit version retired with v11

– Supports latest operating system releases including Windows 10.0 and Mac OS X Catalina

PDF 2.0 support