DraftSight Professional

A powerful 2D design and drafting solution that lets you create, edit, view and markup any kind of 2D drawing. It includes productivity tools, an API, and a familiar user interface that makes it easy to transition from other comparable CAD applications.

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Premium Features

Power Trim

Trim and Extend entities by holding the left mouse button down and dragging over the entities to modify.

Drawing Compare

Use this feature to graphically compare similar drawings in order to find their differences.

Batch Printing

Print multiple files or even folders of files without opening them.

PDF Underlay

Attach pages of a PDF document to a drawing with the Attach PDF command.

Layer Preview

Visually see what objects reside on any given layer.


A combination of the ability to Rotate, Move, Copy and Scale entities without leaving the command.

Design Library

Navigate to files and insert them into the current design as a Block. Users can also extract certain features from the file and bring those into the current design.

Delete Duplicates

Clean up a drawing file that has duplicate entities, overlapping entities and abutting entities.

Recent Documents

Quickly navigate to files that were previously opened.

Dimension Palette

Conduct in-place editing of the Dimension format.

G-Code Generator

Create simple generic G-Code for 2D flat shapes.



Insert standard Bolts and Screws, Nuts, Washes and Pins with the Hardware dialog.


Insert Counterbore, Countersink, Tapped, Thru Holes and Slots with the Hole dialog.

Hole Tables

Insert automatically generated Hole Tables.


Add standard hole callouts. Callouts can be symbolic or traditional.

Welding Symbols

Add standard Welding Symbols to a drawing.


Automatically generate balloons for Assembly Drawings.

Bill of Materials

Automatically generate a Bill of Materials for Assembly Drawings.

Surface Finish Symbols

Add industry standard Surface Finish Symbols to the drawing.

Revision Tables

Add Revision Tables and Symbols to a drawing.

Screw Connections

Create hardware stackups and insert them into the drawing as a single block.