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Architect 3D is a professional-level home design system developed for anyone who needs fast, accurate home drawings and wants the flexibility to view and edit their plan in 3D.

Uses for Architect 3D include:

  • Architectural drawings
  • Presentations
  • Deck design
  • 3D visualization
  • Electrical plans
  • Framing customization
  • Interior design
  • Landscaping

It’s simple to get started designing the home of your dreams. Take a few minutes to familiarize yourself with the contents of this manual, so you’ll know where to quickly find the answers. Be sure to see “A Quick Tour” for an overview of the screen layout and a quick tour of the program.

For a basic overview of tools and techniques that you’ll use throughout the design process, see “Drawing in 2D”

Please note that not all features in this User’s Guide are available in every Architect 3D title. Some features, security components, for example, are available only in Architect 3D Ultimate.