Advanced DWG Print is an advanced printing solution for AutoCAD based drawings (in DWG and DXF formats). Advanced DWG Print is usually used to automate large print jobs, where you would need to add different information to every drawing.
Pros: Advanced DWG Print is an advanced printing solution for AutoCAD based drawings (in DWG and DXF formats). It can print a single drawing or a batch of drawings in different modes - AS IS or with complex manipulations. This package is used to automate large print jobs, where you would need to add different information to every drawing (for example, Order Number, Delivery Date, QA Stamps, Barcodes or anything else).
Single drawing manipulations are through the toolbar, menu or the navigation bar of the application for preparing the same for printing or adding predetermined information. Preparing the drawing may involve zoom in/out settings, rotate/change, enable/disable layers, add barcode, text or comments. Lines, text and special characters related information can be added easily. Printing a batch of drawings is easy to set up. Selected file/folder can be on the local machine a network drive or attached storage.
The application can read external text files that specify a list of drawings and get them printed using preset drawing template. This eases software integration with other packages such as accounting, manufacturing, ERP etc. Additional data to be used for drawings in a batch also can be specified as text files. Assembly instructions, catalogs, QA documents, ISO documents, work orders and bill of specified in imported text file, that can be populated from any program.
All settings are through a tabbed options page that has colors, font paths, batch printing, print from text files and other options. The settings required are quite intuitive and these tabs are ease to set up.
Cons: No problematic issues noticed.
Overall: Very easily a 4 star application.