September 07, 2011 12:16 ET

IMSI/Design Updates Free TurboViewer for iPad and iPhone

NOVATO, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 7, 2011) - IMSI®/Design, the developer of TurboCAD®, the #1 best-selling CAD in retail, today announced an update for TurboViewer™ 1.0.5, a free app that allows fast viewing of native 3D DWG™ files on iPad®.

Updated TurboViewer features include:

  • Support for 15 localized languages:
    • Chinese (simplified)
    • Czech
    • Danish
    • Dutch
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Japanese
    • Norwegian
    • Polish
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Swedish
    • Turkish
  • Improved multi-touch navigation while panning, zooming, and orbiting
  • Memory usage optimization

Other TurboViewer features include:

  • Fast native 2D and 3D .DWG (Autodesk® AutoCAD® and AutoCAD LT®) and .DXF viewing
  • Unique time-savers: Able to navigate full-screen preview during file load; Cancel errant file load
  • Restore saved AutoCAD views to quickly display the best vision of your design
  • Supports AutoCAD linetypes to maintain visual fidelity as intended
  • Autosense 2D or 3D drawings to automatically set appropriate gesture navigation of a drawing or model
  • Doesn't require Internet connection for remote field work

"We built TurboViewer from the ground up for iPad and iPhone... but what we've found is TurboViewer may be the fastest 2D and 3D drawing viewer on any platform," stated Royal Farros, Chairman and CEO of IMSI/Design.

Availability and Pricing

TurboViewer App is available for free from the App Store on iPad and iPhone or at For more information, please visit

About IMSI/Design

IMSI/Design is the global leader in retail CAD (Computer Aided Design). With over 15 million products sold since 1988, IMSI/Design products include the award-winning TurboCAD®, DoubleCAD™, DesignCAD™, TurboFLOORPLAN™, Renditioner, and TurboViewer families of precision design applications for desktop and mobile. Please visit for more information.

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