Figure 1. Save the drawing as .dwg 2018 formatDynamic Input -- More Immediate, More Straightforward It provides command tooltips which display dynamically updated information near the cursor in the drawing area. You can specify options and values in the tooltip box by Pointer Input, Dimension Input and Dynamic Prompts. Without moving your mouse and eyes to select options or input values, it definitely saves your precious time, and you are able to see the updated values of objects instantly while drawing.
Figure 2. Dynamic Input with editable real-time dimensions and a drop-down menuHatch with Boundary Grips -- Adjust Hatched Objects Anytime In the past, sometimes you need to remove the boundary grips of a hatched object for specific needs, which makes it impossible to adjust its shape later. But now, since the boundary grips become its built-in part, you can change its shape whenever you want.
Figure 3. Stretch the boundary grips of a hatched pattern anytime to change its shapePoint Filters -- Specify Point Easily Point Filters help specify a new coordinate location by combining the X value of one location, the Y value of a second location, and, for 3D coordinates, the Z value of a third location, simplifying your drawing since no more extra supporting lines or graphics are needed.
Figure 4. Use Point Filters to locate a specific pointThree Plotters Available -- One Giant Step to Perfect Output In this SP2, three plotters in great need are available -- SHPGL/LHPGL Plotters: You can correctly plot PLT files, which are commonly used in the manufacturing industry for machining;
Figure 5. Plot PLT files with SHPGL/LHPGL PlottersZWCAD Virtual Eps Plotter: You can plot drawings to EPS files, which can be opened in Photoshop® or other software to create an architectural rendering floor plan;
Figure 6. Plot 2D floor plan in ZWCAD to EPS file and render it in Photoshop®SVG plotter: You can plot your drawings to SVG file format to create interactive vector graphics, which, unlike raster images revealing the pixels, preserve the original shapes and thus are necessary for web design or other specific workflows that require SVG files.
Figure 7. Plot the drawing to SVG formatOf course, the stability and efficiency have also been significantly increased, together with the important new features mentioned above, the most powerful release is worthy of the name. Know more about the new functions of ZWCAD 2018 SP2 and try it out! Last but not least, there are more surprises in this SP2, click here to know more. About ZWSOFT ZWSOFT (ZWCAD Software Co., Ltd.) is a world-renowned CAD/CAM solutions provider. With a reputation as a committed and reliable provider of CAD/CAM software to the AEC and MCAD industries, ZWSOFT has created design software products that have continuously satisfied the needs of 2D and 3D drafters. With 20 years' experience in CAD industry, our products and service are proven by over 550,000 clients across 80 countries, including US, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa, etc.