guthrie CAD Products Comparison Chart 

Comparison Chart CAD Viewer CAD Markup QA-CAD QA-CAD LT Batch Command
Easy to use and intuitive user interface
Free upgrades for 12 months
View and print all AutoCAD DXF and DWG drawings up to AutoCAD 2024
Forward/Back buttons allow up to 1000 drawings to be loaded simultaneously.
Text Search
3D pre-defined and user defined Views
View ESRI shapefiles
Reads all DXF and DWG Versions through to AutoCAD 2024
Read BMP, CAL, GIF, GP4, JPEG, PNG, TIFF raster formats.
Read HPGL, HP-GL/2 (.PLT) plotter formats
Read DWF (Drawing Web Format)
Read Microstation DGN (v7-v8i) drawings
Save to PDF
Convert DWG to PDF, DXF to PDF, DGN to PDF, HPGL to PDF, etc.
Drawings may be saved as individual PDFs, or output as a single combined PDF 'book'
Store Markup Edits for later use

Set alternate folders for Markup Edits
Save markup annotations separate to the drawing

Save markups to PDF, DWG, DXF, TIFF ...
Save QA stamps separate to the drawing

Save the drawing with QA stamps to PDF, TIFF ...

Save the drawing with QA stamps to DWG, DXF        
High quality print output
Print to Exact Scale
Auto-orientation of print
TrueType fonts mapping
Thicken printed line widths
Batch Command extension included optional optional optional optional
Print multiple drawings via the command line with no limit on no. of drawings to print
(requires Batch Command extension)
optional optional optional optional
Paper Space / Model Space toggle
Supports Viewports
Layouts support
Layers Control, including Named Layer States
3D Shade or Render
Reads Xrefs
Inquire drawing coordinates (length, area, end points, centre points etc.)
Export drawing coordinates data
Inquire on Attributes attached to entities, Xdata supported.
Inquire on individual entities
Can be called by other applications for Viewing and/or Printing CAD drawings.
Can be used for 'slide show' presentations.
View, print, save, convert via the command line.
Multiple drawings selection via File Open or Windows Explorer
Blot out portions of the drawing
Blank out (hide) portions of the drawing
Markup Layer toggle allows Markups to displayed or turned off

Vector and PDF formats can be opened and stamped

Add Dimensions - Aligned, Horizonal, and Vertical NEW
Overlay user defined Area and Polyline Length Measurements
Dimensions values may be captured directly from the drawing

Markup all AutoCAD DXF and DWG drawings up to AutoCAD 2021 NEW

Markup multiple page PDF drawings NEW

Markup all supported raster image drawings

Markup HPGL drawings NEW

Add Markup Text

Add Lines
Add Boxes
Add Arrows
Create single or multiple collections of symbols from raster images        
Symbol Library creation via easy user interface        
Easily access and add commonly used symbols to the drawing at a fixed size        
Mutiple placement of selected symbol in a single continuous operation        
Supports symbol creation using all common raster formats JPG, BMP, TIF, CAL, PNG        
Overlay drawings with unlimited no. of QA stamps

Stamps are automatically numbered and easily configured

Choose from 20 different stamping inks

Alter each stamp to any size & Rotate stamps in any direction

Alter numbering system of QA Stamps anytime during stamping process

Field-based data or attributes may be embedded into QA stamps

Configure field entry controls as a dropdown list of user defined values

Export embedded data to a Excel for revision management & inspection

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