The current FastCAD v8, CollectedThought™, and EvTk Toolkit version is BETA build 383, posted 3/19/2017

FastCAD v8

FastCAD v8 is a CAD program using the new user interface and development toolkit. It currently supports DWG, DXF, and FC7 files directly in addition to its native files. These files are not translated for use, allowing much better round-trip fidelity when working with a mix of CAD programs.

FastCAD v8 for Windows

Current status: Currently no support for dimension and text styles. Many editing commands are not yet implemented, but most forms of entity creation are supported.

Download FastCAD v8 Install for Windows (32-bit)

Download FastCAD v8 Install for Windows (64-bit)

Running the downloaded .exe program will start a guided setup that will allow you to override the standard installation location if you wish. No files will be added to the directory of the setup program itself.

When installing on Vista, right-click the setup program's icon and select "Run as Administrator". If you just double-click on the setup program icon, the desktop shortcut icons will not be installed, and some files will be placed in incorrect folders.

FastCAD v8 for Apple OSX 10.7 (Lion) or newer

This version only works on Intel-based Macs that have OSX 10.7 or later installed.

Current status: Currently no support for dimension and text styles. Many editing commands are not yet implemented, but most forms of entity creation are supported.

Download FastCAD v8 Install for Apple OSX

Open the downloaded .dmg file and then open the disk image folder. Click on the setup program icon and a guided setup program will start.

The setup program currently does not place an icon on your desktop or on the dock. You may locate the program after setup and right-click to create an alias and drag it to your desktop or you can drag the original icon to the dock for convenience.

FastCAD v8 for Linux

Current status: Currently no support for dimension and text styles. Many editing commands are not yet implemented, but most forms of entity creation are supported. Desktop drag and drop, the clipboard, and launching programs or URLs from object actions are not yet implemented.

Download FastCAD v8 Install for Linux (32-bit)

Download FastCAD v8 Install for Linux (64-bit)

Double click on the downloaded .tar file the click on explode. A fastcadsetup folder will be created. Click on it, and then double click on the setup program contained within it to run a guided setup program. You may discard both the .tar file and the fastcadsetup folder after setup is complete.

The setup program currently does not place an icon on your desktop or in the toolbar. You may locate the program after setup and right-click to create an alias and drag it to your desktop or toolbar for convienience.

CollectedThought™

CollectedThought™ is a subset of FastCAD8 intended to provide an easy to use program for note taking, organizing information, project and file management, brainstorming, and many other uses in visually managing files, web links, ideas, and notes.

CollectedThought™ for Windows

Current status: Currently no support for dimension and text styles.

Download CollectedThought™ Install for Windows (32-bit)



Download CollectedThought™ Install for Windows (64-bit)
Running the downloaded .exe program will start a guided setup program.

CollectedThought™ for Apple OSX 10.7 (Lion) or later

This version only works on Intel-based Macs that have OSX 10.7 or later installed.

Current status: Currently no support for dimension and text styles. Many editing commands are not yet implemented, but most forms of entity creation are supported.

Download CollectedThought™ Install for Apple OSX

Open the downloaded .dmg file and then open the disk image folder. Click on the setup program icon and a guided setup program will start.

The setup program currently does not place an icon on your desktop or on the dock. You may locate the program after setup and right-click to create an alias and drag it to your desktop or you can drag the original icon to the dock for convienience.

CollectedThought™ for Linux

Current status: Currently no support for dimension and text styles. Many editing commands are not yet implemented, but most forms of entity creation are supported. Desktop drag and drop, the clipboard, and launching programs or URLs from object actions are not yet implemented.

Download CollectedThought™ Install for Linux (32-bit)

Download CollectedThought™ Install for Linux (64-bit)

Double click on the downloaded .tar file the click on explode. A ctsetup folder will be created. Click on it, and then double click on the setup program contained within it to run a guided setup program. You may discard both the .tar file and the ctsetup folder after setup is complete.

The setup program currently does not place an icon on your desktop or in the toolbar. You may locate the program after setup and right-click to create an alias and drag it to your desktop or toolbar for convienience.

EvTk Toolkit SDK

The EVTK Toolkit is a large, rich API based on a fast implementation of messaging that allows programs such as FastCAD v8 and CollectedThought to be developed. The toolkit is designed from the bottom up to promote interoperability and component reuse.

The toolkit includes a debug build of FastCAD v8 for use in plug-in development.

Download EvTk Toolkit SDK for Windows

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