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pdf2cad v12 dropped in December 2019. The current build is 12.2020.2 . For more than 25 years, it's been the best choice for converting PDF, EPS and AI files into DWG, DXG and HPGL. Convert single files or use batch mode and advanced options for power conversions. Available for purchase or on an annual subscription plan.
pdf2cad v12 adds options to convert password-protected PDF files, improves image control and adds automatic font mapping. For a more detailed overview of v12, see What's New in pdf2cad v12?
pdf2cad has been the top PDF to CAD Converter for more than 25 years. pdf2cad transforms PDF files into editable CAD drawings. saving hours of redraw time. In seconds, you’ll extract accurate DWG, DXF or HPGL drawings. Works with virtually any PDF drawing saved or printed from an application. Use the converted files in engineering, scientific and architectural programs including AutoCAD, TurboCAD and MicroStation.
pdf2cad is ideal for converting CAD drawings, floor-plans, network diagrams and organization charts. All entities, layers, line-types, objects and text are ready for editing. pdf2cad is not designed to convert scanned PDF drawings (raster PDF) into CAD formats. It requires computer-generated PDF files (vector PDF). To learn more, read The Difference Between Vector and Raster PDF Files
Try pdf2cad free for 30 days or send us a test file and we’ll do the conversion for you. It only takes one file to see whether pdf2cad will save you time and money. It’s easy to use yet has powerful options. If you’d rather skip the learning curve, upload a sample PDF file and we’ll do the rest. Try it either way today!
pdf2cad is the power behind the plug-is we make for AutoCAD and BricsCAD. It's also the engine used by ProgeCAD, GstarCAD, DesignCAD and other popular CAD programs to add their own PDF functionality. Using familiar commands and tools, you can easily open PDF files right within your favorite software.
All of the great features you see in pdf2cad are available for developers to use in applications and workflows. It's simple to create a plug-in for your software or embed import and edit PDF features. Integration requires just two API calls and an afternoon. It's a great way to add high-value features for you customers.