CAD VCL 14 released

CAD VCL 14 released

We have been listening to your feedback and making changes, and today we are rolling out CAD VCL 14, a new version of our CAD library for Delphi and C++ Builder. This version contains major improvements and new features designed to make your CAD VCL experience better.

What’s new in CAD VCL 14?

  • Improved import of DWG and DXF files:
    • added support of annotative objects;
    • added reading of hyperlinks for entities;
    • improved Insert support;
    • improved Clipping support;
    • improved Texts and MTexts support;
    • improved display of SHX fonts;
    • speeded up loading of DXF files;
    • bug fixes related to import of DWG and DXF files.
  • Improved export of DWG and DXF files:
    • added export to AutoCAD DWG 2010;
    • bug fixes related to export of DWG and DXF files.
  • Improved display of 3D files:
    • added a new mode of surface display: Hidden lines;
    • added display of 3D model edges;
    • improved reading of SAT files;
    • improved reading of OBJ files;
    • improved reading of STL files.
  • Improved export of HPGL files:
    • added saving of lineweights.
  • Improved export of SVG files:
    • added saving of texts.
  • Improved export of PDF files:
    • added saving of fonts;
    • added option for saving to raster PDF files;
    • bug fixes related to export of PDF files.
  • Other improvements:
    • added option for automatic regeneration;
    • improved import of DWF, HPGL, CGM and SVG files;
    • improved G-code generation from DWG and DXF files.

The CAD VCL 14 demo project

Want to try the new version of CAD VCL? It is free for 45 days:


If you already have a CAD VCL license, CAD VCL 14 will be available to you at a 50% discount. For any questions or comments, please contact us at

Best wishes,
CADSoftTools Team
SoftGold Ltd.