Required: .NET Framework 4.0  .NET Framework


Free for personal use. A license is required per user for commercial use. The license dll will be sent by e-mail within 48 hours after purchase.

Version history   Jan 9, 2018
  • Added support for the AutoCAD 2018 DWG/DXF file formats.   Mar 15, 2016:
  • Added support for the MULTILEADER entity.
  • Added settings for whether to convert text to shapes or not when exporting to PDF or SVG.   Jun 3, 2015:
  • Used the latest CadLib version.
  • Changed the log viewer to fill in the background. The user can now interrupt this or close the log while it's still filling (useful for large logs with hundres of thousands of lines).

DXF Sharp Viewer icon DWG DXF Sharp Viewer

DWG DXF Sharp Viewer is a DWG/DXF 3D viewer with the following features (DXF is a file format for exchanging CAD files defined by AutoDesk):

  • View DWG files (versions 13, 14, 2000, 2004, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2018).
  • View ascii and binary DXF files (versions 12, 13, 14, 2000, 2004, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2018) (these may be zipped). See CadLib for more details about supported entities.
  • Supports wireframe and OpenGL surface rendering.
  • Interact with the view (rotate/pan/zoom). Left mouse button: rotate. Right mouse button: pan. Middle mouse button or left mouse button + shift key: zoom rectangle. Scroll wheel: zoom to mouse position.
  • Copy to clipboard as windows meta file.
  • Print.
  • Export to PDF, PostScript, SVG.
  • Save as .bmp/.jpeg/.png/.tiff/.gif.
  • Layer view for enabling/disabling layers. Entities in layers can be expanded.
  • Properties view where properties of layers and entities can be viewed.
  • Shx and true type fonts are supported. Shx fonts are not supplied though. These can be downloaded from somewhere else and put in the application folder.
  • Drag and drop DXF files onto the viewer.
  • Both 2D and 3D are supported
  • View compressed DXF files (zip, tar, bz2, gz).
  • Very fast loading of DWG/DXF files.
DXF Sharp Viewer screenshot