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    AutoCAD Electrical toolset

    Now included with AutoCAD

    Efficiently create, modify, and document electrical controls systems with an industry-specific toolset for electrical design.

    AutoCAD Electrical features

    Electrical documentation

    • Automatic report generation

      Generate and update customized reports.

    • Customer and supplier collaboration

      Easily share DWG? drawings with stakeholders.

    • Easily manage projects

      Use folders to organize drawings and reorder files for electrical drafting projects.

    • PDF publishing

      Publish schematics to multipage PDFs.

    Electrical schematic design

    • Wire numbering, component tagging

      Reduce errors with automatic numbers for wires and tags for components.

    • Circuit design and reuse

      Use Circuit Builder for simple electrical design.

    • Electrical schematic symbol libraries

      Select from a rich library of electrical symbols.

    • Real-time error checking

      Catch problems before the build phase begins.

    Electrical controls design

    • Coil and contact cross-referencing

      Keep track of parent/child contacts in real time.

    • PLC I/O drawings from spreadsheets

      Define a project's I/O assignments.

    • Catalog Browser for parts

      Enhanced preview and direct component insertion.

    • Interoperability with Inventor

      Integrated mechatronics solution with Inventor.

    Benefits of the Electrical toolset

    In this study, the Electrical toolset boosted productivity by 95%*, bringing dramatic time savings to common AutoCAD? electrical design tasks.

    *As with all performance tests, results may vary based on machine, operating system, filters, and even source material.