tools take the guesswork out of updating your custom files from
previous releases. The tools help you to share drawings when you
upgrade to a new release of AutoCAD. You can download the migration
tools in several languages from the Autodesk website.
are public tools, product support for them is limited to the
Autodesk discussion groups.
tools are as follows:
DWG TruView 2008. Allows you to view,
plot, and convert any AutoCAD or AutoCAD-based drawing file for
compatibility with AutoCAD Release 14, AutoCAD 2000, AutoCAD 2004,
and AutoCAD 2007 drawing file formats.
ScriptPro. Facilitates scripting in
AutoCAD. Using ScriptPro, you can apply a set of commands to
multiple drawings by simply specifying a script file and the list
of drawings to which you want to apply the script.
AutoLISP Compatibility Analyzer.
Details AutoCAD 2008 compatibility issues found in AutoLISP files
and the accompanying menu (MNL) files. When a compatibility issue
is found, the tool provides an explanation of the issue and
suggestions on how to correct it.