Autodesk® Inventor®

Autodesk® Inventor® 3D CAD software offers an easy-to-use set of tools for 3D mechanical design, documentation, and product simulation. Digital Prototyping with Inventor helps you design and validate your products before they are built to deliver better products, reduce development costs, and get to market faster.

Inventor features

Video: AnyCAD technology lets you choose the way you design, with various modeling options

Modeling flexibility

Choose the way you design, with various modeling options. (video: 2:07 min.)

Video: With AnyCAD, you can work with data from any 3D CAD system

AnyCAD data

Work with data from any 3D CAD system and maintain an associative link. (video: 2:07 min.)

Video: Easily set up and deploy a product configurator


Set up your product configurator without writing complex code. (video: 2:20 min.)

Video: Inventor lets you focus on designing and not your interface

Parametric modeling

Focus your efforts on designing, not the interface. (video: 3:17 min.)

What's new

Model-based definition

Use 3D annotations to add tolerance dimensions, notes, and other engineering details to the 3D model.

Top Inventor Ideas

With your help from Inventor Ideas, the Inventor experience is updated and improved every release.

Improved performance

Improvements include faster graphics interaction and faster open time for large files, speeding up the design process.

Enhanced support with AnyCAD

AnyCAD adds new and enhanced file support. It also allows forward compatibility for Inventor 2017 to 2018.

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