CAD file extension - CAD drawing
What is cad file? How to open cad files?
File type specification:
The cad file extension is generally related to CAD drawings. CAD means computer-aided design, its the use of computers in the process of design, drafting or drawing.
A typical CAD output is a either 2D or 3D model of some product, part or other technical data. It can include additional data, such as materials used, dimensions, processes etc.
Many programs used and some are still using the cad file extension for their drawing, these are however not compatible with each other.
The default software associated to cad file type:
Company or developer:
AutoSketch is CAD tool used to create professional CAD drawings developed by Autodesk. AutoSketch is "light" version of AutoCAD that supports less features and not support 3D modeling.
List of software applications associated to the .cad file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open cad file, edit cad file, convert cad file, view cad file, play cad file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting cad files.
- Open cad file
- Edit cad file
- Create cad file