|A DLL version
of CAD2Shape is
available for use in your own application software.
The DLL can be called from Visual Basic or
It gives the full translation capabilities
of the user interface
version of CAD2Shape.
It has the advantage that only the DLL
file plus a few
configuration files need be distributed with your application.
It uses essentially the same general
syntax as CAD2Shape run in
command line mode. However because it is a DLL you know definitely
when the translation has completed.
Other features include:
- single processing of DXF or DWG file to
- run invisibly or display Batch Progress dialog to the user.
- output of a log file of all operations (useful in development or
for tracking down problems.)
- translates all AutoCAD DXF & DWG versions up to and including
AutoCAD 2012 New
developers, if you need output to ESRI shapefile format (and your
software already has DXF / DWG output) this is the software module
for you, all the hard work is already done!