VeryPDF AutoCAD to PDF Converter can help you convert DWG to PDF, and DXF to PDF without AutoCAD software. You can use it to create a multipage PDF file from several DWG and DXF files or create a single page PDF file from each DWG or DXF.
VeryPDF AutoCAD to PDF Converter contains a command line application and a GUI application. You can choose either of them to quickly create PDF from DWG, or PDF from DXF. The following shows how to use both of the applications of VeryPDF AutoCAD to PDF Converter to generate vector PDF from DWG.
Method 1. Via GUI
Step 1: Run VeryPDF AutoCAD to PDF Converter
Please double click the icon of AutoCAD to PDF Converter (also named AutoCAD DWG and DXF to PDF Converter) on your desktop. The main interface as follows will be displayed on the screen.
Step 2: Input files
Click the Add File(s) button under the list box. A dialog box pops out and you can select the files like DWG files and press Enter on the keyboard. Then, the names of the input files will be displayed on the interface.
Step 3: Set options
Click Setting on the interface, the setting dialog box as follows pops out, and you can set options in the dialog box. For example, if you want to create single-page PDF from DWG or DXF, you can click the second radio button before Convert multiple AutoCAD files to multiple PDF files under Make PDF files mode. After setting options, please click OK.
Step 4: Export PDF
Please click Make PDF under the list box. In the dialog box that pops out, please choose a folder and press Enter. The computer starts creating PDF without delay. Meanwhile, the progress bar under the buttons on the main interface conveys the process status.
Method 2. Via Command Line
The usage of the command line application, some options and examples are shown below. Please type a command line according to the basic usage.
Usage: dwg2pdf [options] <-i AutoCAD Files> [-o Output]
dwg2pdf -i C:\input.dwg -o C:\output.pdf
dwg2pdf -i C:\input.dxf -o C:\output.pdf
dwg2pdf -i C:\*.dwg -o C:\*.pdf
dwg2pdf -i C:\*.dxf -o C:\*.pdf
See more detailed introduction of VeryPDF AutoCAD to PDF Converter, please read the User Manual.