DataCAD 14

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System Requirements
Make sure you have the following minimum requirements to install and run DataCAD 14.

  • Processor
    Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD™ Athlon processor
    Intel Mac (Requires Boot Camp 3, Parallels Desktop 6, or VMware Fusion 3)
  • Operating System
    Microsoft® Windows® XP, Vista™, or 7 operating system
    Mac OS X 10.6.3 (Requires Boot Camp 3, Parallels Desktop 6, or VMware Fusion 3)
  • RAM
    512MB for use on Windows XP, 1GB for use on Vista or 7
  • Hard Disk
    600MB of free disk space recommended for a complete installation of DataCAD 14
  • Optical Drive
    CD-ROM drive for software installation (Not required for Internet download)
  • Video
    Display adapter with driver support for OpenGL® version 1.6 or higher
    SVGA (800x600) monitor and display adapter capable of 16-bit color or higher
  • Pointing Device
    Microsoft-compatible mouse (3-button mouse recommended)
  • Internet
    An active Internet connection is required for product activation and license validation.

This demo version of DataCAD 14 has certain restrictions to protect the software while still allowing you to use the program. These include a 45-day limit on the use of the demo, printing output, while fully functional, has a DataCAD 14 watermark printed in the center of the page, PDF output is disabled, and file sizes are limited to 128MB.

DataCAD 14 Documents
The following PDF documents are included with the demo.  However, you can download them separately from here.

What's New in DataCAD 14? (736KB)
This document includes excerpted portions of the Reference Manual specifically-related to features added in DataCAD 14.

DataCAD 14 Smart Entities Tutorial (761KB)
This tutorial provides a brief overview of working with "smart" walls, doors, and windows.

Before You Begin (59KB)
If you are planning to upgrade from a previous version of DataCAD, please refer to this document for a smooth transition.

DataCAD 14 Reference Manual (9.63MB)

DataCAD 14 Softlock (294KB)

Helpful Links
You may find the following links helpful during your evaluation of DataCAD 14.

Comparison Chart
See the feature differences between DataCAD 14 and previous versions of DataCAD.

DataCAD Forum
The DataCAD Forum is a FREE online community to enhance your experience with DataCAD.  Visit here to get answers, share ideas, and interact with other DataCAD users around the world.

What's new in DataCAD 14 and prior versions?
Provides you with an overview of new features added to DataCAD 14 and prior versions.

Revision History
More information about the improvement history of DataCAD.