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Design with Speed, Minimize Errors, and Deliver Accurate Material to Manufacturers

Autodesk created AutoCAD® Electrical engineering software to provide discipline-specifics to its flagship product, AutoCAD software. AutoCAD Electrical will boost your productivity by automating many of the complex tasks associated with creating accurate, industry-standard electrical control systems. You’ll appreciate that it includes the functionality of AutoCAD software that you are familiar with and that it comes with a complete set of electrical design CAD features.

The AutoCAD Electrical toolset is now included with AutoCAD.

For more information on AutoCAD Electrical Software, contact us at or 888.662.7238.


Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical
Description Specifications

AutoCAD Electrical includes all the functionality of AutoCAD software, plus electrical CAD software features.

Electrical Documentation

  • Automatic report generation - Generate and update customized report.
  • 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 - Seamless mechatronics solution with Inventor.

For more information on AutoCAD Electrical software, contact us at or 888.662.7238.

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