Software Overview:

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Extrude 2d Polygon to 3D objects - Arcv2CAD Output elevation data as a real 3D z cordinates - Arcv2CAD
Left image: Extrude 2D polygon shapefile to AutoCAD 3D objects
Right image: Convert elevation [contour] data as real 3D Z coordinates

Apply colors to corresponding feature attributes - Arcv2CAD transfer table data - Arcv2CAD
Left image: Apply Colors corresponding to selected Feature Attributes and convert to AutoCAD text annotations.
Right image: Transfer table data via DXF/DWG ATTRIB or Extended Data (XData) definitions.

Quick 2-Step Guide: SHP to DWG / SHP to DXF conversion. Click to enlarge Arcv2CAD screenshot image.

SHP to DWG/ DXF Converter - Arcv2CAD
STEP 1. Select your Shapefile that you want to convert.
STEP 2. Press Save Button.
Then a new file will be created as a DWG file in the same folder with your SHP file.

You can customise DWG (or DXF) output by using many built-in conversion features that other converter software does not support!
(For example: in the screenshot image, by using "Text labels" function, you can keep Shapefile Feautre Attributes, when Converting to DXF/DWG).

You can easily keep attributes when converting ESRI ArcGIS Shapefile to DXF/DWG.

converting Shapefile attributes to DWG
You just need to tick "Features Attributes", press Specify button and select attributes you want to convert to DXF/DWG.

OS: Win 2003/2008/2012/Citrix/XP/XP64/Vista/Vist64/Win7/win7x64/Win8/Win8x64/Win10

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Basic features:

 • Apply Colors corresponding to selected Feature Attributes.
 • Output entities onto Layers corresponding to Feature Attributes.
 • Color fill Polygons - correctly handles holes.
 • Produce Text Labels from Features data. Powerful built in Auto-Label function.
 • Transfer table data via DXF/DWG ATTRIB or Extended Data (XData) definitions.
 • Output Elevation data as real 3D Z coordinates.
 • Command line mode for batch operation.
 • Standalone converter for Shapefile to DXF / Shapefile to DWG , does not require ArcView, ArcGIS, ArcMap, etc.
 • Output of a Legend

 • Translate to all of AutoCAD DXF and DWG versions up to the latest 2016.
 • SHP to DXF SHP to DWG Converter - Arcv2CAD reddot Support for all 3D shapefile types (PointZ, PolylineZ, PolyGonZ, MultiPatch, etc)
 • Data source may be CSV or DBF (i.e. no shapefile, simply a points database)
 • Optionally output to CSV
 • Properties control for attributes (ATTRIBs), i.e. size, position, color, etc.
 • Named Marker Blocks more...
 • Extrude 2D Polygon shapes to 3D Objects. Picture
 • Online context sensitive help
 • Fully handles the latest 3D shapefiles.
 • Compatible with all ArcGIS / ArcMap/ ArcView / ... products (all versions.)
 • Support direct access to shapefiles in ESRI Personal Geodatabase (.mdb) files.

Pricings & Plans



for 15 days

The evaluation version of Arcv2CAD is enabled for 15 days. The trial version is converted to the full version once the software is registered.

Standard License


per user

Buy a standard license. Prices start from $149 USD. You can see details of the price structure from here.

Network License


per number of concurrent user

Buy a network license. Prices start from $450 USD. You can see details of the price structure from here.