ESRI Shapefile to AutoCAD® DXF/DWG Converter
New release - Arcv2CAD 6.0
Support all AutoCAD versions up to AutoCAD 2012
converts ESRI shapefiles (ArcView, ArcGIS, ArcMap etc.) to AutoCAD DXF
and DWG formats. This allows shapefiles to be read by virtually all CAD
software, for example AutoCAD, MicroStation, CivilCAD, DesignCAD,
SolidWorks, as well as numerous other Mapping and Graphics software, eg
CorelDraw, Surfer, World Construction Set.
(see also the reverse translator CAD2Shape)
Apply Colors corresponding to selected
Output entities onto Layers corresponding to Feature Attributes.
Color fill Polygons - correctly handles
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
Command line mode for batch
Standalone converter, does not require
ArcView, ArcGIS, ArcMap, etc.
Output of a Legend
Translate to all of AutoCAD DXF and DWG versions up to the latest 2012. New
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 files. New as of v 6.0 A.18
New in Version 6.0:
Output AutoCAD 2010, 2011, 2012 DXF and DWG formats
Larger + expandable main dialog
Combine/Append DXF/DWG files to a single file
New in Version 5.0:
Output AutoCAD 2007, 2008, 2009 DXF and DWG formats
Output Colors and Layers using BYBLOCK and BYLAYER
New in Version 4.0:
Output AutoCAD 2004/2005/2006 DXF and DWG formats
Output Surfer Blanking files, and XYZ text format files.
Info_shapefile, and Info_dbf_field functions for Arcv2CAD DLL
Additional marker types
Output separate _INFO blocks
Output text by itself
Specify a rectangular region to translate
Numerous minor enhancements to all operations
Improved handling of very large shapefiles - more memory
Arcv2CAD gives you plenty of options, plus it's quick, easy to
use, and will give you the results you want!
Operating Systems: Windows 2000/2003/2008/Citrix/XP/XP64/Vista/Vista64/Win7/Win7x64
Check it out for yourself! Download a trial version.
Developer Component Arcv2CAD
Alternate name: Shape2CAD