DraftSight 2020 Beta
DraftSight® 2020 delivers powerful automations to save you time, improve detailing quality and reduce tedious tasks. Automatically dimension drawings and arrange dimension spacing to save hours of time per drawing, simply drag and drop drawings and blocks from 3D ContentCentral® right from the DraftSight task pane, and much more. Make sure to submit your feedback at DraftSight.Beta2020(at)3ds.com. Thank you for participating and helping us improve DraftSight.
Before downloading the Beta version, please read the FAQ first.
Click here to download the DraftSight 2020 Beta Installation Instructions.
MAC USERS: enter the following serial number to activate: 9000 0110 0083 7575 2QYX RH7C
What's New in This Release
Click here to download What's New in the DraftSight 2020 Beta.
To learn more about the new features, please refer to the in-product Help documentations.
DraftSight 2020 Beta New Features Include:
Automatically dimension drawings to save hours of time per drawing.
Auto Arrange Dimensions
Arrange dimension spacing automatically by box-selecting target dimensions, saving hours of tedious manual adjustment time.
After using the Auto Arrange command, easily adjust the spacing of dimensions using the thumbwheel. Adjust specific dimensions to space in and out or in a uniform fashion.
Trace a topology map automatically.
DraftSight now supports imported dynamic blocks to represent movable segments in a block.
3D ContentCentral in the Task Pane
Browse 2D and 3D components and blocks from 3D ContentCentral directly in the DraftSight task pane, and simply drag and drop them into your DraftSight design.
3DEXPERIENCE® Platform Connection
The platform PLM connector inside of DraftSight will empower you to manage, check in, save and manage files on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform.
Change Arrow Head Styles
Quickly change dimension arrow head styles by clicking on the grip to show a list of options.
Automatically Trim Dimension Extension Lines
When dragging a dimension to the other side of geometry, extension lines gaps are now automatically trimmed.
A new tab available on the ribbon to easily access export functions.
Attach tools have moved from the Import tab to their own tab.
- Toolbar ID
- Insert and modify curved text
- Access and modify custom entities
- Enhanced options for exporting models or sheets to PDF
Use this information to ensure you are always working with a DraftSight supported and optimized system. Click here to download the DraftSight 2020 Beta System Requirements.
** Supported O/S by DSLS R2018x for DraftSight 2020 Enterprise and Enterprise Plus:
• Windows® 7 SP1 64-bit x86 (not for failover)
• Windows® 8.1 64-bit x86 (not for failover)
• Windows® 10 64-bit x86 (not for failover)
• Windows® Server 2008 R2 SP1 64-bit x86
• Windows® Server 2012 R2 64-bit x86
• Windows® Server 2016 64-bit x86
A minimum of 2GB of RAM is required, 4GB of RAM are recommended for a standalone server, 8GB for failover.