Autodesk’s AutoCAD now available for Mac users

Autodesk has made its AutoCAD software available for Mac users with the release of AutoCAD for Mac.

Autodesk has made its AutoCAD software available for Mac users with the release of AutoCAD for Mac.

The software is now available for purchase in Australia and New Zealand from authorised Autodesk resellers and online retailers.

This new version of AutoCAD software – widely-used application for professional design and engineering – makes powerful AutoCAD features and functionality available to customers who choose to work natively on the Mac.

Autodesk is making a free 30-day trial of AutoCAD® for Mac available for download and will offer free educational licenses to students and educators.

AutoCAD for Mac has an intuitive interface that will feel familiar to Mac users and takes full advantage of Mac OS X, including graphical browsing of design files with Cover Flow and use of Multi-Touch gestures for pan and zoom on Mac notebooks, Magic Mouse and Magic Trackpad.

With native creation and editing of files in the DWG file format, AutoCAD for Mac also supports easy collaboration with suppliers, customers, clients and partners regardless of platform. 

AutoCAD for Mac is also integrated with AutoCAD WS, so users can also upload and manage designs in their online workspace directly from the desktop and easily edit and share those designs through a web browser or Apple iOS devices using the free AutoCAD WS mobile application.  

For more information and to download the free education version, click here