ZW CAD 2022

The subscription free CAD alternative
DWG and IFC compatible
Faster and Friendlier

Compatible

Efficient

Stable

Flexible

Why ZW CAD?

Seamless DWG and IFC Compatibility

Reading, saving, and sharing drawings are guaranteed to be lossless and easy

Familiar Interfaces

You are free to choose from the familiar Classic and Ribbon interfaces

Easy-to-Use Commands

Get started immediately with the intuitive CAD commands and alias

Feature Hightlights

Barcodes & QR Codes

Convert information into barcodes or QR codes and embed them in the drawing

File Comparison

Spot the differences between two drawings at once

Snapshots

Take a snapshot of your progress, preview and go back to any of the previous snapshots of your drawing

Tool Palettes

Drag and use mechanical, architectural, electrical blocks; store custom blocks

Settings Migration

Migrate customized settings from earlier versions

Digital Signatures

Ensure original and reliable source of drawing data

Data Extraction

Create and update tables made with data of objects for better data organization and analysis

Layout Export

Export visible objects from the layout to the model space

Express Tools

More handy drawing tools are available

Super Hatch

Hatch with blocks, Xrefs, images, etc.

More Features

2D Drafting

Auto-Complete Command Input
Blocks
MLeaders
Associative Dimension
Attribute Blocks
MText
External Reference
Table
External Reference Manager
Zoom and Pan
Images
Revision Cloud
Cycle Selection
Layer Properties Manager

Advanced Tools

Lisp Debugger
Quick Calculator
PDF and DWFx Underlay
Match Property
Quick Calculator
Object Isolation
Match Property
Annotative Objects

3D Features

Modeling
Viewing
Visualizing

Output

Print with STB/CTB Plot Style
Print or Publish in Other Formats

New in version 2022

Data Link

Link with external tables intelligently, to realize bidirectional and synchronized data update.

Associative Array

Form rectangular, path, or polar arrays of objects with flexible settings and adjust them by dragging grips.

CAD Standards

Create drawing standard (.dws) files and check & fix nonstandard styles accordingly, to standardize CAD drawings.

Flatshot

Create a 2D version of 3D objects conveniently, sparing you from drawing conversion.

IFC Import

Import IFC files, view the details of models, and better manage entities with the IFC structure panel.

Classic AND Ribbon Menus

The Classic and Ribbon menus can be displayed at the same time, to satisfy different needs and optimize user experience.

Buy ZW CAD 2022

Optional Maintenance can be added during checkout. Please note that this online shop accepts card payments only; In case you prefer to pay via BACS after receiving an invoice, please send us a purchase order via email. Delivery of your license will take up to 72 hours, independent of how you purchase the software.

ZW CAD 2022 Standard

YOUR LICENSE(S)

Product Options

CARD PAYMENT

Subtotal £699.00

VAT (20%) £139.80

Total due £699.00

ZW CAD 2022 Professional

YOUR LICENSE(S)

Product Options

CARD PAYMENT

Subtotal £999.00

VAT (20%) £199.80

Total due £999.00

ZW CAD 2022 Mechanical

YOUR LICENSE(S)

Product Options

CARD PAYMENT

Subtotal £1,199.00

VAT (20%) £239.80

Total due £1,199.00

Upgrade to ZW CAD 2022

Please note that this online shop accepts card payments only; In case you prefer to pay via BACS after receiving an invoice, please send us a purchase order via email. Delivery of your license will take up to 72 hours, independent of how you purchase the software.

Upgrade to ZW CAD 2022 Standard

YOUR LICENSE(S)

Product Options

CARD PAYMENT

Subtotal £210.00

VAT (20%) £42.00

Total due £210.00

Upgrade to ZW CAD 2022 Professional

YOUR LICENSE(S)

Product Options

CARD PAYMENT

Subtotal £300.00

VAT (20%) £60.00

Total due £300.00

Upgrade to ZW CAD 2022 Mechanical

YOUR LICENSE(S)

Product Options

CARD PAYMENT

Subtotal £360.00

VAT (20%) £72.00

Total due £360.00

Renew / extend your ZW CAD Maintenance

Please note that this online shop accepts card payments only; In case you prefer to pay via BACS after receiving an invoice, please send us a purchase order via email. Delivery of your license will take up to 72 hours, independent of how you purchase the software.

ZW CAD Standard – Maintenance

1 year maintenance extension for ZW CAD Standard

YOUR LICENSE(S)

CARD PAYMENT

Subtotal £140.00

VAT (20%) £28.00

Total due £140.00

ZW CAD Professional – Maintenance

1 year maintenance extension for ZW CAD Professional

YOUR LICENSE(S)

CARD PAYMENT

Subtotal £200.00

VAT (20%) £40.00

Total due £200.00

ZW CAD Mechanical – Maintenance

1 year maintenance extension for ZW CAD Mechanical

YOUR LICENSE(S)

CARD PAYMENT

Subtotal £240.00

VAT (20%) £48.00

Total due £240.00

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I get help?

Just send us an email to zwcad@brightergraphics.com and one of our team mebers will contact you shortly.

Is there a subscription?

Having non-expiring, perpetual licenses is is one of the biggest seling points of ZW CAD – but, yeah, there is an optional subscription. It comes at GBP 315 (+VAT) per year, and you can buy it HERE if you prefer to pay for your software on a yearly basis.

Do you offer ZW CAD training?

Yes, we do. Please contact us on contact@brightergraphics.com or call +44 (0)345 303 6768 to enquire for details.

What system do I need for ZW CAD?

ZW CAD is programmed very efficiently and runs on almost any computer (theoretically you could run it with 2GB of RAM and 500MB free space on your harddrive) – to experience how fast and resource saving it runs, just download a free trial (on top of this page) and see for yourself.

Is there at network license?

For a fee of GBP 50 (+VAT) you can make any license of ZW CAD into a network license with one concurrent user – this means, you can install the software on several computers, but only one person can use it at a time. To make your license a network license, select the according option in the order form.