ARES® Commander Edition – Features

Compatible with current technologies
.dwg and .dxf support up to version 2013
Create your own functions, routines, and plugins using LISP, C/C++,Visual Studio for Applications (VSTA),
Delphi, COM, and DRX programming interfaces
Experience the 3D Solid Modeler based on the industry standard, ACIS®
Customizable user interface
The user interface includes dockable toolbars, right-click shortcut menus, and a properties palette that can be customized
Store individual UI configurations in user profiles and create page layouts to reuse print settings
Use alias shortcuts for frequently used commands
Ideal for workgroups and corporate environments
Record and play VoiceNotes to add messages, reminders, or instructions directly in your drawing or mark up drawings with free hand sketches
Create rectangular, elliptical, and freehand revision clouds to accentuate drawing areas and to indicate that certain areas require or contain revisions
Attach drawings and images as references
Time saving tools
Enter and format text directly in the drawing with an easy-to-use In-Place Text Editor
Record a series of commands in action macros and replay them to automate repetitive tasks
Dimensions as well as hatches and gradient color fills are related to their associated entities and update automatically
Create flat representations of 3D solid objects
Align viewports on layout sheets by selecting the geometry inside a viewport
Underlay .pdf and Microstation® .dgn files, manage underlay layers and clip them
Use fields to change multiple instances of annotation in one operation and automatically update title blocks
Languages
ARES Commander Edition is available in 14 languages including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Italian, Turkish, Japanese, Korean, and Chinese (simplified and traditional)
Platforms
The software is available for Windows® 7 and 8 (32-bit and 64-bit versions), Vista, and XP (32-bit version), Mac® OS X v10.6 (Snow Leopard), v10.7 (Lion), v10.8 (Mountain Lion), and Linux (Suse Linux, Ubuntu, Mandriva, Debian, Fedora).

Learn about the new features in ARES Commander Edition 2013