Description

This Plug-in will assist you in automated print of rectangular areas in model space to PDF by using printer 'Dwg To Pdf.pc3' and post printed pdf processing.

Print of standard and non-standard paper sizes.

The plug-in allows you to choose the style sheet, scaling, cropping, adding edges, rotating by 90 degrees of the output drawings, as well as changing their order and remove unnecessary when translating to pdf.

Optionally prints all pages in one file or every page into a single file.

Limits of the size of the output pdf-page is 1682x2378 mm.

Note: This app uses a custom installer (and not the standard App Store installer).

Compatible with:
Autodesk AutoCAD
Version: 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

OS: Windows 10 (64 bit)
Platform: PC

Trial Version

The trial version will insert demo-label to each page of output PDF-document. This is the difference from the full version.

If you want convert trial to full version (without demo-label) you can buy a license (activation code). The cost of the activation code is 1440 rubles (~19.5$ - depends on the ruble/dollar exchange rate). After purchasing a license, an activation code will be sent to your email. An internet connection is required to activate. One activation code can be used on one computer. The activation window is called through the context menu that appears after clicking the right mouse button on the main form of pdf-printing settings.

General Usage Instructions

Open (or create) a drawing file containing rectangular areas in model space that you want to print to pdf.

Optionally, select areas, rectangles, lines, or dynamic blocks based on the print settings you intend to use.

Call the command 'mspdfbatchplot'.

In the dialog window, specify the desired print settings and choose the output folder for the converted PDF files.

After pressing the 'Print PDF' button the PDF conversion process begins for the printed areas which will take a few seconds to several minutes depending on the amount of the printed material. Optionally, an intermediate dialog box appears with a preview of the printed rectangles, in which you can rotate, change the order and remove unnecessary rectangles.

After a successful printing process, you can find the converted PDF files of the printed areas in the output folder.

More detailed instructions can be found in the reference manual, which is installed together with the plug-in, for this, in the open main dialog window, right-click on it and select the 'Manual' item in the context menu.

Screenshots and Videos

Installation/Uninstallation

Run the downloaded installer to install the plugin. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to append the plugin.

To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer, and select the "Remove" button. Or, choose Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features (Windows 10) and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

The installer can be downloaded here.

Version History

Version Number Version Description

1.0.1

Initial release