eDrawings File Viewing and Publishing Overview

SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD tools include the powerful eDrawings collaboration tool which enables you to view both 3D models and 2D drawings in a unique email-ready format. When used with SOLIDWORKS drawings, the eDrawings viewer provides insight into the design using unique 3D animation between 2D views. eDrawings functionality includes the ability to:

  • View SOLIDWORKS, DWG™/DXF™, 3DXML, ProEngineer®, STL, or eDrawings files
  • View native SOLIDWORKS files
  • View Simulation results
  • View animations of SOLIDWORKS models
  • Zoom, pan, rotate, section, and virtually disassemble
  • Measure, mark up, comment, stamp, re-order views
  • Create lightweight, email-friendly file sizes for most designs
  • Password Protect Intellectual Property in eDrawings
  • eDrawings® for iOS® (iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch) app—View, share, and collaborate from anywhere with the easy-to-use, email-enabled software trusted by engineers and non-CAD users worldwide and view 3D models in the real world in 1:1 scale with Augmented Reality (AR)