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New Commands

  • BVHIDE, BVHIDE - Makes objects invisible in the current visibility state or all visibility states in a dynamic block definition.
  • BVSHOW, BVSHOW - Makes objects visible in the current visibility state or all visibility states in a dynamic block definition.
  • BVSTATE, BVSTATE - Creates, sets, or deletes a visibility state in a dynamic block.
  • GRAPHICSCONFIG, GRAPHICSCONFIG - Sets hardware acceleration on or off and provides access to display performanceoptions.
  • BACTION - Adds an action to a dynamic block definition.
  • BACTIONBAR - Displays or hides action bars for a selection set of parameter objects.
  • BACTIONSET - Specifies the selection set of objects associated with an action in a dynamic
  • block definition.
  • BACTIONTOOL - Adds an action to a dynamic block definition.
  • BGRIPSET - Creates, deletes, or resets grips associated with a parameter.
  • BPARAMETER - Adds a parameter with grips to a dynamic block definition.
  • DATALINK - Displays the Data Link dialog box.
  • DATALINKUPDATE - Updates data to or from an established external data link.
  • LAYERSTATE - Saves, restores, and manages sets of layer settings that are called layer states.
  • LAYERSTATESAVE - Displays the Add New Layer State dialog box.
  • PTYPE - Specifies the display style and size of point objects.
  • QSELECT - Creates a selection set based on filtering criteria.
  • TEXTALIGN - Aligns multiple text objects vertically, horizontally, or obliquely.

Changed Commands

  • ATTACH - Inserts an external reference, raster image, or underlay (PDF files) in the current drawing.
  • 3DCONFIG, 3DCONFIG - Sets options that affect 3D display performance.
  • DDPTYPE - Specifies the display style and size of point objects.

New System Variables

  • COMMANDPREVIEW - Controls whether a preview of the possible outcome of the command is displayed.
  • TEXTALIGNMODE - Stores the alignment option for aligned text.
  • TEXTALIGNSPACING - Stores the spacing option for aligned text.
  • MTEXTDETECTSPACE - Controls whether the keyboard spacebar is used to create list items in the MTEXT command.
  • MTEXTAUTOSTACK - Controls autostacking for the MTEXT command.
  • ORBITAUTOTARGET - Controls how the target point is acquired for the 3DORBIT command.
  • CURSORBADGE - Determines whether certain cursor badges are displayed in the drawing area.

Changed Sysvars

  • PICKAUTO - Controls automatic windowing for object selection.

AutoCADMore Information

File Size
855.1 MB
Operating Systems
Mac OS X
System Requirements
  • OS X 10.10 or later
  • Mac Pro 4,1 or later (Mac Pro 5,1 or later recommended); MacBook Pro 5,1 or later (MacBook Pro 10,1 with Retina Display or later recommended); iMac 8.1 or later (iMac 11.1 or later recommended); Mac mini 3.1 or later (Mac mini 4.1 or later recommended); MacBook Air 2.1 or later; MacBook 5.1 or later (MacBook 7.1 or later recommended)
  • All graphics cards on supported hardware (
  • 1,280 x 800 display with true color (2880 x 1800 with Retina Display recommended)
  • Apple Mouse, Apple Magic Mouse, Magic Trackpad, MacBook Pro trackpad, or Microsoft-compliant mouse.
  • OS X-compliant printer

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