2D CAD drawings like DXF are basically vector drawings and can be easily exported as PostScript files, mainly used for printing on special printers. A lot of CAD software offers export both to PDF and PostScript, so it should be pretty simple to find a program with which you can export your .dxf files as .ps files.
Convert AutoCAD DXF Drawing Exchange Format to Adobe PostScript document.
We have found 7 software records in our database eligible for .dxf to .ps file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert dxf to ps on Windows
Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor and part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Cloud. It is a direct competitor to programs like CorelDraw. Illustrator allows users to create sophisticated artwork for virtually any medium.
The latest version, Illustrator CC is available through the new Adobe Creative Cloud suite. The previous version was Illustrator CS6.
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The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned dxf to ps. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
LogiKal is a great calculation program for metalworking business. The conversational software LogiKal matches perfectly the requirements of aluminium and steel window, door and curtain wall construction in matters of configuration, functionality and menu navigation.
A popular 3D animation software, 3ds Max (previously known as 3D Studio Max) is used by professional to create stunning 3D content. It contains modeling capabilities, flexible plug-in architecture, scripting language, etc. It is mostly used by computer game developers. It is also used to create movie visual effects. 3ds Max is only for Microsoft Windows.
Dedicated CAD/Gerber software, ACE 3000 translator can easily convert between common EDA and CAD formats (DXF, GERBER, GDS-II, DWG, Postscript, PDF, HPGL, NC Drill/Rout, OASIS, Image files and more).
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert dxf to ps on OS X
Mac version of Adobe Illustrator, a vector graphics editor that is part of some editions of Adobe Creative Suite and Creative Cloud. The newest member of Illustrator family is the CC version available in Creative Cloud bundle.
Cenon is graphical tool for Apple Mac OS X operating system. Build upon a modular graphics core, Cenon offers a wide variety of applications.
Cenon supports many Import- and Export formats, which includes the conversion of graphic formats. The imported data can be fully edited. Import and Export of the formats PostScript (PS+EPS), PDF, DXF, HPGL, Gerber, SVG (Import) and more are part of the Cenon core.
Multiplatform software - convert dxf to ps on any platform
Inkscape is vector graphics editor that using with W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format. Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features (markers, clones, alpha blending, etc.)