About this app
For all the AutoCAD enthusiasts out there, we have a game-changer for you! Say goodbye to the hassle of opening drawings to find vital information. With the JTB DWG Columns for Explorer Trial plugin, you can now view DWG and DXF properties and metadata directly in Windows Explorer/File Explorer. This plugin enhances your user experience by displaying critical information, such as revision numbers, custom properties, author, and more, in Explorer columns or file dialog boxes. Let's dive deeper into the features that make this plugin an absolute game-changer.
Customized Explorer Columns
Sorting files in Windows Explorer based on specific criteria has never been easier. With JTB DWG Columns for Explorer Trial, you can sort files based on any available column, including revision numbers. This means you can quickly locate and organize your drawings based on their properties, saving you valuable time and effort.
What's more, this plugin allows you to view up to 30 custom properties in Explorer columns. Whether it's the version of the DWG file, title, subject, author, or any other relevant information, you can customize your column display to suit your needs. No more need to open multiple drawings to find the information you're looking for!
Seamless Integration with AutoCAD and Other Applications
Do you use AutoCAD or other applications that rely on DWG files? The JTB DWG Columns for Explorer Trial plugin seamlessly integrates with Autodesk AutoCAD and various other applications. You can view the properties and metadata not only in Windows Explorer but also within file dialog boxes while working in AutoCAD or other supported programs.
By utilizing DWGPROPS within AutoCAD, you can enrich the Summary or Custom tabs with additional information. This information is then visible in the columns of Windows Explorer. This powerful integration allows everyone in your company to access and utilize the information, even if they don't have AutoCAD installed on their machines.
Effortless Population of Drawing Properties
One of the standout features of JTB DWG Columns for Explorer Trial is PROPULATE, which enables quick and automated population of the Drawing Properties dialog data fields. This means you can easily fill in vital information without the need to open the drawing itself. It's a time-saving feature that ensures your drawings are properly documented and categorized.
Enhanced File Information Accessibility
Beyond Explorer columns, this plugin offers additional ways to access important file information. The properties and metadata are also visible in Explorer's Details pane, providing a comprehensive overview of the drawing without opening it. Additionally, hovering over a file will display an Info Tip (ToolTip) containing all the properties. This allows for quick glances at the drawing's key details.
The JTB DWG Columns for Explorer Trial plugin is a must-have for AutoCAD users who want to streamline their workflow and enhance their file management capabilities. With its ability to display DWG and DXF properties and metadata in Explorer columns, file dialog boxes, and the Details pane, this plugin revolutionizes how you interact with your drawings. Say goodbye to time-consuming searches and hello to efficient organization and accessibility. Try JTB DWG Columns for Explorer Trial today and experience the power of enhanced file information within Windows Explorer!