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*.cad file viewer or conversion software

art_garland_art_garland_ Member Posts: 4 PRO
Hello Folks,
I have a dilemma. I have a customer with a bunch of 2D *.cad drawings that they want updated so they (me) can revise, update and change. These file formats are in (*.cad) format and I can't seem to find a platform which will convert or at the very least view and print. anyone have any suggestions???? I have been at it for 4 hours and have given up.

Thanks for your help in advance.

Art
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  • S1monS1mon Member Posts: 356 PRO
    I assume you have seen this: https://file.org/extension/cad

    Have you looked into Autosketch?

  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 4,017
    That's a new one on me
    Director, Technical Services, EMEAI
  • emagdalenaC2iemagdalenaC2i Member, Developers, Channel partner Posts: 713 ✭✭✭✭✭
    I think this are BobCAD files
    Can you ask them to be sent to you in DXF or DWG format?
    Un saludo,

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  • art_garland_art_garland_ Member Posts: 4 PRO
    Thanks for all the help Onshape Friends, Much appreciated!!!
    I found an obscure software that barely works on windows 10 named "Cadra View Express" lots of speed bumps but displays the files and allows me to screen capture into PDF format. ...... So the fun begins:)

    Happy designing!!!
    Art

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