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Design Software

Design Software

Professional design software tools from Autodesk help you express your ideas with realism and precision. Autodesk® design software enables designers and engineers to accelerate their concepts and precisely visualize their projects and products virtually, reducing the need for costly physical prototypes and speeding innovative products to market.

With Autodesk software, a single digital model containing all design data can be shared across multi-discipline teams of designers and engineers as product development proceeds, assisting with:

  • Consistency
  • Communication
  • Error reduction
  • Streamlined design process

Autodesk design software products enable you to create digital prototypes to simulate, test, and analyze your designs digitally. This helps predict real-world product performance, ensure earlier customer validation and confidence, and provide greater competitive advantage.

Featured Design Software

AutoCAD Design Software

AutoCAD & AutoCAD for Mac
Design and shape the world around you with AutoCAD® software. Help speed documentation, share ideas seamlessly, explore concepts more intuitively in 3D, and customize for your specific needs. 
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AutoCAD LT Design Software

Document your designs with the intuitive tools of AutoCAD LT® drafting software. Produce precise 2D CAD drawings that you can easily edit, repurpose, and share. 
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Autodesk Fusion 360
Autodesk® Fusion 360™ is the next-generation in 3D design software. Use a single tool that combines industrial and mechanical design with collaboration in one easy-to-use and affordable package. Access your designs almost anytime, anywhere from your Mac, PC, or mobile device.
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SketchBook Pro Design Software

Sketchbook Pro
Autodesk® SketchBook® Pro paint and drawing software transforms your computer, tablet, or mobile device into the ultimate sketchbook. With professional-quality sketching capabilities and an intuitive interface, even new users can be productive within minutes. 
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SketchBook Pro Mobile | iPad

Autodesk 3ds Max Design Software 

Autodesk 3ds Max Design
Create stunning 3D in less time with Autodesk® 3ds Max® software. This full-featured 3D modeling, animation, rendering, and compositing solution is used to produce top-selling games and award-winning film and video content. 
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Autodesk Homestyler Design Software 

Autodesk Homestyler
Visualize. Experiment. Share. With Autodesk® Homestyler™ free online home design software you can create and share home design ideas for your dream kitchen, room addition, or interior design project.
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Autodesk Alias Design Software 

Autodesk Alias Design
Autodesk® Alias® industrial design software powers your creative design process with industry-leading surfacing capabilities supported by best-in-class sketching, modeling, and visualization.
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Autodesk Design Review Software 

Autodesk Design Review
Accelerate your design reviews with Autodesk® Design Review software. It's the free, all-digital way to view, mark up, print, and track changes to Autodesk 2D and 3D design files—without the original design software.
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Autodesk 123D Modeling Software

Autodesk 123D
Get ready to make something. For people who want to make things themselves, Autodesk® 123D is free 3D modeling design software integrated with content and fabrication services.
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Autodesk Building Design Suite

Design & Creation Suites
Our newest design suites provide comprehensive workflows for specific needs—building design, product design, entertainment creation, and more. These sets of tools offer interoperability and Autodesk's leading software solutions, in an economical and convenient package.

Free product trials and services are subject to the terms and conditions of the end-user license agreement that accompanies the software.

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Autodesk helps prepare students for academic and professional success. Students are encouraged to join our free Education Community, get access to 3D downloads of Autodesk design software, or purchase at a discount.
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