ProgeCAD Smart by Progsoft! - Free autocad drawing alternative-freeware
We have ProgeCAD CAD software installed on all our computers and has more then enough functionality for the majority of your needs. There are full versions as well for a price with more enhancements and libraries and by there terms the free version should not be used for business purposes.
Below are some of its capabilities of the Freeware CAD version of ProgeCAD.
- Software reads and writes AutoCAD DWG files
- Utilizes industry standard AutoCAD Commands
- AutoCAD Menu, Script, Font Compatibility
- AutoLISP Compatibility!
- Contains the basic rendering options and express tools
- Converts CAD drawings to PDF or JPG
- Library of over 10,000 standard symbols and blocks for free
The Progsoft website contains both the free versions and trials to download ProgeCAD or ProgeCAD smart. The free version is often a little tough to find on there site as they would like you to purchase it if you like it.