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What is i-drop*?
Autodesk i-drop® technology allows users of i-drop aware Autodesk products to
drag and drop DWG files directly from our webstite into their design
application. If you are not sure if you have the i-drop indicator, or, if you
would like to
download the free i-drop plug-in, please click the icon, right.:
How does it work?
completing the download and installation of the i-drop plug-in, you will see
the i-drop indicator, left, whenever you preview an
To invoke the i-drop drag-and-drop capability, left-click on the GIF image of
the drawing, and hold, then drag that file from our web page into your opened
Autodesk product. Release the left mouse button to download the content into
your design application.
i-drop will work on most, current Microsoft Windows platforms with Microsoft
Internet Explorer version 5 or higher. To download the latest version of
here. i-drop is not Netscape compatible. Netscape users are welcome to
do a standard download of our zipped DWG files by selecting "Download" ()
from the GIF view.
The i-drop capability functions with the following design applications: Newer
versions of the applications below also support i-drop.
3D Studio MAX 4
Architectural Desktop 2000i
AutoCAD LT 2000i
AutoCAD Mechanical 2000i
Autodesk VIZ 4
Mechanical Desktop 5