DraftSight® Latest Release: DraftSight 2018 SP0

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Explore the new features in DraftSight 2018

Quick Input Methods: Provide a command entry interface near the cursor to input coordinates, distances, and angles.

Placing Dimensions with Dimension Widgets: Place dimensions automatically along Bounding Boxes aligned with other dimensions and spaced with the predefined offset distances.

Copying/Pasting Entities to the Active Layer: Copy/paste selected entities with new options to the active layer instead of the source layer.

G-code Enhancements: Re-work the user interface and add program append capability.

Entity Highlighting: Colored highlighting replaces legacy dashed-style highlighting.

Release Notes:
Click here to view the SP0 release notes.

System Requirements: Use this information to ensure you are always working with a DraftSight supported and optimized system.
Click here to download the DraftSight 2018 SP0 System Requirements.

DraftSight 2018 SP0 System Requirements

Windows Operating Systems
SUPPORTS
(Available for Free, Professional Pack & Enterprise versions)
Windows® 7, 32 & 64-bit
Windows® 8, 64-bit
Windows®10, 64-bit

HARDWARE

MINIMUM

RECOMMENDED


RAM

2 GB

8 GB


Disk Space

500 MB free hard disk space depending on accessory applications installed

1 GB free hard disk space depending on accessory applications installed


Processor

Intel® Core™ 2 Duo,
AMD® Athlon™ X2 Dual-Core processor

Intel Core i5 processor, AMD Athlon/Phenon™ X4 processor, or better


Display

Display with 1280 x 768 pixels resolution

Full HD monitor


Video Card

3D Graphics accelerator card
with OpenGL Version 1.4

3D Graphics accelerator card
with OpenGL Version 3.2 or better


Mouse

Mouse

Wheel Mouse


Internet
An Internet connection for installation from download and for activation (optional).
Product activation requires a network interface card.

MacOS
SUPPORTS
(Available as Beta, Free version only)
Mac v10.9 (Mavericks)
Mac v10.10 (Yosemite)
Mac v10.11 (El Capitan)
Mac v10.12 (Sierra)

HARDWARE

MINIMUM

RECOMMENDED


RAM

2 GB

8 GB


Disk Space

500 MB of available hard-disk space for installation

Processor

Mac® with Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor, or better

Display

Display with 1280 x 768 pixels resolution, or better

Video Card

3D Graphics accelerator card
with OpenGL Version 1.4

3D Graphics accelerator card
with OpenGL Version 3.2 or better


Mouse

Mouse

Internet
An Internet connection for installation from download and for activation (optional)
Product activation requires a network interface card.

Linux
SUPPORTS
(Available as Beta, Free version only)

Ubuntu® 14.04 LTS

Fedora® 18 Gnome
Fedora 20 Gnome and KDE
OpenSUSE® 12.2 Gnome and KDE
OpenSUSE 13.2 Gnome

HARDWARE

MINIMUM

RECOMMENDED


RAM

2 GB

8 GB


Disk Space

1GB of available hard-disk space for installation

Processor

Intel® Core™ 2 Duo, AMD® Athlon™ X2 Dual-Core processor, or better

Display

Display with 1280 x 768 pixels resolution, or better

Video Card

3D Graphics accelerator card
with OpenGL Version 1.4

3D Graphics accelerator card
with OpenGL Version 3.2 or better


Mouse

Mouse

Wheel Mouse


Internet
An Internet connection for installation from download and for activation (optional)
Product activation requires a network interface card.

Network License Manager Compatibility

For DraftSight 2018 Enterprise


SolidNetwork License Manager

SUPPORTS (SNL)
SNL 2017
SNL 2018
Dassault Systémes License Server

SUPPORTS (DSLS)
DSLS V6R2016x
DSLS V6R2017x**

**Supported O/S by DSLS R2017x for DraftSight 2018 Enterprise 

  • Windows 7 SP1 64-bit x86
  • Windows 8.1 64-bit x86
  • Windows 10 64-bit x86  (New O/S supported by R2017x)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 64-bit x86
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 64-bit x86 (No longer supported by R2017x)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.n 64-bit x86
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.n 64-bit x86 (New O/S supported by R2017x)
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SPn 64-bit x86
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 64-bit x86 (New O/S supported by R2017x)
  • Solaris 10 5/08 64-bit Spare (No longer supported by R2017x)
  • Solaris 11 64-bit Spare (No longer supported by R2017x)

Note: AIX no longer supported from 3DEXPERIENCE R2017x onwards.