midasCAD is a free 2D drafting application with the classic CAD tools to its own unique productive tools. midasCAD assists you to express your creativity freely and to finish the drafting with speed. Whether you’re designing a tree house, engineering an espresso machine, or landscaping a French garden, the productivity matters. Seamless connection of objects reduces hassles of countless design changes. Discover a new way of 2D drafting and innovate your everyday work with midasCAD. For you, it is FREE. Directions to activating your license. 1) Run midas Cad program --> Register Protection License dialog box will appear. 2) Select --> Web Authentication 3) Create User ID and Password --> https://account.midasuser.com/user_en/join.asp 4) Enter User ID and Password --> User ID & Password in dialog box. 5) Enter PK --> CADRAFTINGDESIGN (*make sure there are no spaces) 6) Click --> OK
- Auto-Scale: copying from original drawing with scale automatically to drawing scale and maintain dimension.
- Multi Plotting & Export: automatic plots for all or selected sheets with one click to PDF, DWG format.
- Match Draw: holding Shift with drawing allows certain layers, colors, shapes, styles without matching properties or copy function.
- Info-Table: shapes and drawing information customizable with own templates.
- MS Excel Sync: MS Excel data can be inserted or embedded into CAD drawing files. Also create Excel formula table within drawing file itself.
- User Line: frequently used line types can be saved in workbench. Drag pattern lines from list and draw directly.
- Quick Reference: QREF allow more efficient management of REF drawings. Define REF drawing and save onto workbench.
- CAD Interface: classic CAD menu and same settings, commands, drawing features to eliminate learning curve.