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autodesk dwf viewer, autocad viewer, auto cad viewer

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engr_mondo

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 autodesk dwf viewer, autocad viewer, auto cad viewer
11-11-2013 05:42 . pm | View his/her posts only
Can anyone told me some information about autodesk dwf viewer? I was told that it is a autocad viewer?

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Yusuf

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12-11-2013 05:22 . pm | View his/her posts only
Design Web Format (DWF) is a secure file format developed by Autodesk for the efficient distribution and communication of rich design data to anyone who needs to view, review, or print design files. Because DWF files are highly compressed, they are smaller and faster to transmit than design files, without the overhead associated with complex CAD drawings (or the management of external links and dependencies). With DWF functionality, publishers of design data can limit the specific design data and plot styles to only what they want recipients to see and can publish multisheet drawing sets from multiple AutoCAD drawings in a single DWF file. They can also publish 3D models from most Autodesk design applications.
DWF files are not a replacement for native CAD formats such as AutoCAD drawings (DWG). The sole purpose of DWF is to allow designers, engineers, project managers, and their colleagues to communicate design information and design content to anyone needing to view, review, or print design information – without these team members needing to know AutoCAD or other design software. They can use free and small Autodesk® Express Viewer* to read DWF.



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baimage5184

Newbie

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Registered: 2013-5-27

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12-02-2014 11:17 . am | View his/her posts only
Post Last Edit by baimage5184 at 2014-2-12 11:21

thank you for introduction on this cad viewer, especially the zwsoft cad viewer. i think it is very interesting and helpful for me. a lot of fellow are trying to use it as well.
keep up the good work
Lily
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