Question:

Will AutoCAD run on a mac?

29 January, 2022 Jordan Redner 6

Answers (6):

  • AUTHOR: EUGENE GEDDES
    1 February, 2022

    There is a way to run AutoCAD on a Mac, but it involves using a Windows emulator such as Boot Camp or Parallels. Alternatively, you could buy a copy of AutoCAD that is compatible with the Mac OS.

  • AUTHOR: ALAN PECORA
    1 February, 2022

    AutoCAD will not run on a mac because AutoCAD is a Windows-based program. However, there are many similar programs that are compatible with macs, such as SketchUp and Revit.

  • AUTHOR: MICHAEL MCNAUGHT
    1 February, 2022

    There are a few different ways to run AutoCAD on a Mac. You can either use a Windows emulator like Boot Camp or Parallels, or you can use a software called CrossOver which will allow you to run AutoCAD directly on your Mac.

  • AUTHOR: AUSTIN PARIS
    1 February, 2022

    AutoCAD will not run on a mac without emulation software. However, there are a few different programs that can be used to achieve this, so it really depends on which program you are most comfortable using. Some popular emulation software options include Parallels and Boot Camp. With either of these programs, AutoCAD can be installed and used on a mac computer.

  • AUTHOR: BRANDON MOTE
    1 February, 2022

    AutoCAD is not officially supported on Macs, but there are workarounds. One option is to use a virtual machine such as Parallels or VMware Fusion to run AutoCAD on your Mac. Another option is to use a Windows emulator such as Boot Camp or Wine.

  • AUTHOR: JOSEPH FETZER
    1 February, 2022

    AutoCAD will run on a Mac if you have installed Boot Camp and are running Windows on your Mac.

    Boot Camp is a feature of MacOS that allows you to install and run Windows on your Mac. Once Boot Camp is installed, you can insert the installation disk for AutoCAD into your computer and install AutoCAD just as you would on any other computer.

    Once AutoCAD is installed, it will run just as it does on a PC—you won't be able to run the Mac version of AutoCAD, but the Windows version should work just fine. Keep in mind that while Boot Camp provides a way to run Windows on your Mac, it also requires that you have a copy of Windows