Software Companions - PDF, DWF, PLT and TIFF Viewing and Conversion Software

Viewing and conversion of PDF, Gerber, DWF, PLT, TIFF, CALS, CGM and more

Windows Applications

Multi-format viewer and converter

ViewCompanion Pro

ViewCompanion Pro can view, print and convert Adobe PDF, Autodesk DWF, PLT, CGM, TIFF, CALS, PNG, HPGL/2 and many other formats.
Annotate your files using stamps, dimension lines, measurement areas, text, highlights, barcodes, notes, symbols, revision clouds and other shapes.
Use ViewCompanion to convert your files into a number of different formats including PDF, PDF/A, DWF, DXF, TIFF, CALS, JPEG, PNG and HPGL/2.
Both batch convert and batch print functions are included.
With ViewCompanion Pro you may combine and spilt PDF files.

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Multi-format viewer and converter

ViewCompanion Premium

ViewCompanion Premium is the most powerful ViewCompanion edition and includes all functionality from the Standard and Pro editions. View, print, annotate and convert file formats like PDF, DWF, TIFF, PLT, EDMICS, Intergraph Raster, CGM, CALS and PNG.
Premium adds a PDF to CAD tool that can be used to convert your PDF files to an editable CAD format, for example Autodesk DXF or SVG. You can use your scanner from Premium to create a new multipage TIFF. Advanced raster editing tools like deskew, rotate, resize, erase and clean-up are available.
Premium can merge, spilt, compare and digitally sign PDF files. You can also use Premium to make your existing PDF files PDF/A compliant.

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ViewCompanion Standard - dwf, plt and cgm viewer and converter

ViewCompanion Standard

ViewCompanion Standard is a powerful, but easy to use, application for viewing, printing and converting plotter files. ViewCompanion can open PLT plotter files using HPGL, HPGL/2, KIPGL, HP-RTL and Calcomp languages. In addition to plotter files you can view, print and convert Adobe PDF, CGM, Autodesk DWF and Gerber files. Conversion to PDF, PDF/A, TIFF, CALS, DWF, DXF, PNG and several other formats are available.
Annotate your files using the available tools which includes stamps, text, symbols, barcodes, dimension lines, measurement areas and other shapes.

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Gerber viewer and converter


GerbView™ can view, print and convert Gerber, PDF, ODB++, Excellon, HPGL-2 and other formats. GerbView do support both RS-274D and RS-274X Gerber standards, and you can use it to convert your old Gerber files to the newer extended Gerber format. Create multi layered PDF, DWF or DXF files from multiple layers.
Use the PDF to CAD feature to convert a PDF file back to an editable Gerber or Autodesk DXF file.
Add text, barcodes and other information to your Gerber layers using the built in annotation feature.
Use the measure and query tools to check apertures, distances and areas. A feature for visually comparing Gerber layers is included.

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Printing and Plotting

Printing and plotting in ViewCompanion

Print your files using advanced options like n-up printing and poster printing. Print scaled or fit to page. Add watermark, header and footer to your printed documents. Batch print is available in all editions.
ViewCompanion can print your files to all printer devices supported by Windows.

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File Format Conversion

File format conversion

Convert your files to Adobe PDF, PDF/A, TIFF, Autodesk DWF, DXF and more. With ViewCompanion you have full control of the conversion process; convert file by file, batch convert multiple files, combine several files and create a new multi-page file (TIFF or PDF), or split a multi-page document into smaller files.

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Markup and Annotation

Annotate your files with ViewCompanion

Use ViewCompanion to add stamps, dimension lines, measurement areas, highlights, text, notes, symbols, pictures, polygons and other shapes. With the markup measurement tools you may do quantity and measurement takeoff. Annotations can be included when you print or convert the file.

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Developer Tools

ActiveX multi-format viewer and converter


scViewerX is an ActiveX that can view, print, annotate, and convert PDF, DWF, PLT, CGM, TIFF, CALS, Gerber and other formats. ScViewerX can convert your files to a number of output file formats, including PDF, PDF/A, TIFF, DXF, DWF, CALS and PNG. You may use the PDF to CAD functionality to convert your PDF files back to an editable CAD file, using for example using the DXF format.
scViewerX contains more than 300 methods, properties and events. You will find methods for merging, splitting and encrypting PDF files, comparing drawings, deskewing images, extracting text, printing, converting, adding annotations and much more.

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scConverter multi-format converter


scConverter™ is a DLL Component that can convert PDF, DWF, Gerber, CGM, TIFF, CALS, PLT, PNG and JPEG files to many different output formats. The list of available output formats includes PDF, PDF/A, DXF, DWF, CALS, TIFF, PLT, JPEG and PNG. You may add annotations like text, stamps, barcodes and other drawings shapes to the converted file by using the XML markup format.
You can merge multiple PDF files into a single multipage PDF file, or split a large multipage PDF file into smaller files with one or more pages each.
With the included PDF to CAD functionality you can convert a PDF file into an editable CAD file, for example using Autodesk DXF output format.

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