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Why SmartDraw is the Best Drawing & Design Software

  • Professional 2D Drawing Templates
    Get started quickly and easily. SmartDraw has hundreds of expertly designed templates and examples. Choose a template that best fits your design needs and start drawing. Blank templates are also available if you prefer the freedom to start from scratch.
  • Large Collection of Technical Symbols with Options to Create a Custom Collection
    SmartDraw includes thousands of professionally designed symbols for architectural, engineering, mechanical, electrical, P&ID and HVAC drawings, plus many more. You can customize any of the existing built-in symbols or import your own symbols and save them for future use. You can also add data to symbols and export a manifest.
  • Includes Architectural, Engineering and Metric Scales
    Draw and print to any scale with the included architectural, engineering and metric scales. Easily change the scale of a drawing at any time with a couple of clicks. SmartDraw also includes the ability to create custom scales as needed.
Technical symbols for drawings
  • Import DXF and Visio®
    Have existing drawings that you want to work on? With SmartDraw, you can easily import DXF files and add annotations and objects. Import Visio® files and stencils in an editable format. You can even save the imported Visio® stencils as custom symbols.
  • Smart 2D Design Tools
    SmartDraw has lots of smart tools that make designing easy. For example, you can type over existing dimension labels to quickly change the size of walls, lines, and other objects. You can also change and set the specific angle between two lines by just typing in a new value. Lines can automatically connect or heal when shapes are added or removed.
  • Free Support
    Got a question? Call or email us. SmartDraw experts are standing by ready to help, for free!
2D drawing templates

Collaborate on Designs Easily

Easily share and collaborate on drawings and designs using your included online account or by using your favorite file sharing apps like Dropbox®, Google Drive, Box® or OneDrive®. You can also share files with non SmartDraw users by simply emailing them a link.

Add notes to share your feedback and comments with your team as necessary.

Collaborate with your team on drawings

Create 2D Drawings from Any Device and Work with the Tools You Know

SmartDraw's drawing software allows you to make designs from a Windows® desktop, a Mac®, or even your tablet or phone. Enjoy the full range of features, tools, and symbols while at the office or in the field.

Once your drawing is complete, you can share or present your designs in just a couple of clicks. You can save your drawing as a PDF, PNG, or SVG. You can also export your 2D designs to MS Office® or Google Workspace applications.

SmartDraw also includes integrations for Atlassian's Confluence, Jira, or Trello®.

SmartDraw integrates with the tools you use

2D Drawing & Design Examples

Click any drawing below to start working on it now. These are just a few of the hundreds of included templates that make designing anything fast and easy.

Floor Plans & Architectural Designs

Engineering & CAD Drawings

Mechanical Engineering Drawings

Electrical Drawings

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