updated 10:25 am EST, Thu March 30, 2006
Microspot DWG Viewer 1.6.5
Microspot today released Microspot DWG Viewer 1.6.5, an update to the program based on Microspot MacDraft Professional that opens AutoCAD DWG files created on Windows PCs. Microspot DWG Viewer can open layouts as well as models, mark-up points of interest in drawings using a red ellipses, add textual annotation, save as a PDF file, and print. Version 1.6.5 enables users to show, hide, or grey layers and zoom in or pan around documents. The update includes a Spotlight plug-in that allows users to search files saved in formats previous to AutoCAD 1015. The latest version also provides improved compatibility with DWG files while adding a tool palette to manage the annotation, zoom, and mark-up tools. Microspot DWG Viewer 1.6.5 is priced at $50, and requires Mac OS X 10.2.8 or later.