AutoCAD-86 shapes 1.0, 1.1, Bigfont, Extended Bigfont, and Unifont 1.0
AutoCAD Shape/Font files outside of AutoCAD
existing shape/font files.
commented SHP source (as part of SHX decompile) lets you easily
undestand those cryptic codes!
individual .SHX files to equivalent DXF format files.
references to .SHX SHAPES and/or TEXT fonts in a DXF file with BLOCK
geometry. (The relevant .SHX files must of course be present for such
translation to occur). In short the software performs a global Shape to
Block conversion. Useful where the end-application does not have
native support for .SHX shapes or fonts (e.g. Revit)
preserve Arcs in shapes as actual arcs, i.e. not converted to a series
of small lines. This gives a more accurate result. It is also suited to
CAM and CNC cutting machines.
SHP/SHX to a simple vectors (.DAT file.)
text inside a DXF file into component geometry, i.e. lines and arcs.
to send out DXF/DWG files to clients without the need to send the
relevant .SHX files.
New in version 4.0
all AutoCAD DXF and DWG drawings up to AutoCAD 2012.
output text option (rather than keep the geometry within BLOCK entities)
MTEXT and TABLE entities.