4MCAD latest release is available in two versions at GeneralCom:

  1. 4MCAD 6.6 Classic
  2. 4MCAD 11 Classic
  3. 4MCAD 11 Standard 2D/3D CAD Complete Design + Raster-Image + Rendering
  4. 4MCAD 11 Professional 4MCAD Standard + 3D Solids + VBA support + Library Manager

4MCAD is the AutoCAD (*) alternative that provides open DWG file compatibility, similar environment, as well as full support for AutoCAD commands, menus, scripts, styles, patterns etc.

4M, being among the first members that constitute the 4MCAD Technology Consortium - ITC (www.4m.gr), provides the top quality version of 4MCAD worldwide. 4MCAD speeds and performances are totally unbeatable, explaining the reason why our product has been welcomed by many thousands of Engineers and Designers in over 20 Countries.


Unrivaled Autodesk AutoCAD compatibility

  • Native DWG support (opendwg)
  • DWG support of any AutoCAD v 2.5-2008
  • Full compatibility with AutoCAD Command Line, menu (.MNU) and script (.SCR) files, hathes, fonts and true type fonts
  • Complex linetypes
  • Multiline text
  • Lightweight polyline
  • Draworder
  • Audit & Recover
  • Full AutoLISP support (including .DCL)
  • ADS support in most applications
  • Raster image display manager
  • AutoCAD 3D surface commands, etc.

Exceptional productivity

  • Multiple open drawings (MDI), ActiveX support
  • Multiple layouts Drawing ExplorerTM for managing layers-blocks-line types-and more
  • Graphical block preview
  • Real Time Pan & Zoom
  • i-drop technology
  • Right-mouse click to edit properties of multiple selected entities
  • Very fast and high quality Hide-Shade functions
  • Script recorder
  • ActiveX objects integration (word texts, excel tables etc)
  • Visual customization of menus and toolbars
  • High quality Photorealistic 3D rendering (ray tracing)
  • Powerful 3D Solid Modeling (ACIS compatible)
  • Multilingual versions

Open Communication

  • Import-Export of DWG files (opendwg)
  • Import-Export of DXF and SCR (script) files
  • Import of mnu (menu) and dcl (dialog box) files
  • Export of WMF, EMF (Enhanced Metafile) files and SLD (slides)
  • Reading of BMP, GIF, JPG, TIF, PCX images within DWG files

Stand Alone or embedded in 4M Vertical Applications

4M has incorporated 4MCAD into its following vertical applications, providing an absolute CAD autonomy to its users - IDEA (Architectural Design) - STRAD (Structural Analysis Design) - STEEL (Steel Construction Design) - FineHVAC (HVAC Design) - FineELEC (Electrical Design)


AutoCAD compatibility          
Native DWG support (opendwg technology)
DWG support of any AutoCAD v 2.5-2005 - - - -
DWG support for AutoCAD 2007 - - -
DWG support for AutoCAD 2008 - - -
AutoCAD command-line
AutoCAD 3D surface commands -
Full AutoLISP Support (including DCL) -
ADS Support (Autodesk Development System) -
Object ARX Support - -
AutoCAD menu (mnu) & script files (scr) support
Mtext support
Hatch editing
User Profiles Support
Multiple Paperspace -
Lineweights Support -
Drawing Recovery
TrueType Fonts
Raster Image Display
Advanced Features          
ExploreTMfor managing layers-blocks-line types -
Microsoft Windows ActiveX support   -
Creation and Storage of script files (script recorder) - - - -
Edit Multiple Drawings
Graphical block preview
Export to DWF
Visual customization of menus and toolbars -
Image Menu
XRef Manager -
Quick Render - - - -
Right-mouse click to edit properties of multiple selected entities -
High quality photorealistic 3D Rendering (Ray tracing) -
Full 3D Modeler (Opencascade) - ACIS compatible.  (PRO) -
Visual Basic Support (VBA) for Applications (PRO) -

(*) The values of this table are based on published information. AutoCAD is a product and trade mark of Autodesk. 4MCAD is a product and trade mark of 4M Technology Consortium (ITC).


  • start immediately working on your existing job (dwg drawings, autolisp applications, fonts etc)
  • communicate with anyone else (open dwg file format even with autocad 2005 and 2006 versions)
  • feel Safe and absolutely Legal(opposite to licensee authorities sush as BSA etc)
  • save a lot of money(costs are 15 to 20 times less than the existing competition)


  • 4MCAD Standard: 2D/3D CAD Complete Design + Raster-Image + Rendering
    Price: 72.500 HUF + VAT
  • 4MCAD Professional: 4MCAD Standard + 3D Solids + VBA support + Library Manager
    Price: 101.500 HUF + VAT

For further information or purchase please write to generalcom@generalcom.hu
or call +36 23 444 634.

For technical information, related to the software write to software@generalcom.hu.

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