AutoCAD Electrical software includes all the functionality of familiar AutoCAD software plus a complete set of electrical design CAD features. It automates common design tasks and facilitates drafting productivity. It includes electrical CAD software features such as symbol libraries, bill of materials (BOM) reporting, and PLC I/O design that make control design faster and more efficient.
Generate and update customized reports. Easily share DWG drawings with stakeholders inlcuding customers and suppliers. Use folders to organize drawings. Flexible drag-and-drop file organization lets you reorder files for electrical drafting projects. Publish schematics to multipage PDFs. The new Location View tab on Project Manager offers greater flexibility. Location View tab enhancements let you view or export entire project, or link parts.
Make PLC I/O drawings from spreadsheets. Use Circuit Builder for simple electrical design. Increase accuracy with the Terminal Strip Editor and create 3D models with terminal data. Use marking menus to shorten editing time. other features include smart electrical panel layout drawings, auto wire numbering and component tagging, electrical schematic symbol libraries, Microsoft SQL Server support for catalog data, real-time coil and contact cross-referencing, improved capabilities with wires, and intergration and interoperability with AutoCAD Inventor (sold separately).