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Shapefile to DXF / DWG Converter - Arcv2CAD

SHP To DWG / DXF / KML Converter | Shapefile to AutoCAD / KML Converter

guthrie Arcv2CAD 7.0

Arcv2CAD is a SHP to DXF/DWG converter.

Arcv2CAD converts all ESRI ArcGIS® 2D/3D Shapefile (Multipatch, Polygon, Points, Lines) to AutoCAD® DXF / DWG or KML (Keyhole Markup Language).

You can select to convert Text Labels, Legends, Table data, Elevation data, colors and layers from Shapefile to AutoCAD drawings.

You can easily keep Shapefile attributes when converting Shapefile to AutoCAD® DXF or DWG.

The software is completely stand alone (does not require ArcGIS® or AutoCAD). Arcv2CAD supports all AutoCAD versions up to AutoCAD® 2017.

For bidirectional conversion between Shapefiles and DWG / DXF, purchase Arcv2CAD & CAD2Shape bundle and receive 25% discount!

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Download SHP to DWG converter - Arcv2CAD


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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.
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You can download a free 15-days trial version of our SHP to DWG converter: Arcv2CAD from the below.

Free Trial Download!shapefile to dxf / shapefile to dwg converter - Arcv2CAD Download

The number of Arcv2CAD7.0 downloads: More than 30,000 times since January 2016!

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(see also the reverse converter CAD2Shape - DWG to SHP/ DXF to SHP converter)


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. New
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. New

New in Version 7.0:

Output all DXF and DWG formats up to AutoCAD 2016
Support direct access to shapefiles in ESRI Personal Geodatabase (.mdb) files.

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 efficient
Arcv2CAD gives you plenty of options, plus it's quick, easy to use, and will give you the results you want!

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

Check it out for yourself! SHP to DWG / SHP to DXF Converter download Download a trial version.

With our CAD Viewer 2016, you can view Shapefile and AutoCAD file, which is handy to compare before and after conversion files. Click here for CAD Viewer 2016 - AutoCAD Viewer. Free Trial Download is available!

Alternate name: Shape2CAD

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