Software Companions - Gerber and HPGL Viewers

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A ViewCompanion comparison chart can be found here.

ViewCompanion Standard

DWF, PDF, PLT and CGM Viewer

View, print, annotate and convert all your PLT, PDF, CGM, Gerber and DWF files.
ViewCompanion can convert your files to many different file formats, including Adobe PDF, AutoDesk DWF, AutoCAD DXF, CGM, CALS, JPEG, TIFF and more.
Both batch printing and conversion is included.


ViewCompanion Pro

PDF, TIFF, DWF, CALS, PLT and CGM Viewer

View, markup, print and convert PDF, DWF, PLT, HPGL/2, CGM, TIFF, CALS, JPEG and other file formats. Convert your files to many other file formats, including Adobe PDF, PDF/A, AutoDesk DWF, AutoCAD DXF, CGM, CALS, JPEG, TIFF and much more.
Batch printing and conversion is included.

 

ViewCompanion Premium

View and convert PDF, TIFF, DWF, CALS, PLT, CGM and more

View, markup, print and convert PDF, DWF, TIFF, CALS, PLT, HP-RTL, HPGL/2, CGM, JPEG, BMP and other file formats. Premium can convert your files to many other formats, including PDF, DWF, DXF, CGM, CALS, JPEG, GIF, TIFF and more.
Merge, spilt, encrypt and digitally sign PDF files.
PDF to CAD functionality for converting PDF files to for example DXF is included.
Both batch printing and conversion is available.

 

Gerbview

Gerber Viewer

View, markup, convert and print Gerber, PDF, ODB++, Excellon, HPGL/2 and PLT formats. Check your files before you send them to the PCB manufacturer, and eliminate costly errors.
GerbView can convert your files to Autodesk DXF, Adobe PDF, DWF, JPEG, HPGL/2, SVG, TIF, CALS, PNG and other formats.
Use GerbView to convert your older standard Gerber files to extended Gerber format.

 

scViewerX ActiveX Control

Viewer Component

scViewerX is a very powerful ActiveX control that can view, print and convert PLT, Adobe PDF, AutoDesk DWF, CGM, Gerber, TIFF, CALS and other formats.
The control supports PLT plotter files using HPGL, HPGL/2, HP-RTL and Calcomp file formats.
ScViewerX has markup functionality (also known as annotation or commenting) that let you add stamps, texts, measurements, images and much more to the viewed drawing.
There are two different developer licenses available for purchase:

  • A Viewer SDK developer license. With this license you can create an application that can view and print using the control.

  • A Conversion SDK developer license. With this license you can create an application that can view, print and convert using the control. With this license scViewerX can convert your files to many different file formats, including Adobe PDF, AutoDesk DWF, AutoCAD DXF, CGM, CALS, JPEG, TIFF and more.

scConverter DLL / Component

Converter Component

scConverter is a component (DLL) for converting PDF, DWF, TIFF, CALS, HPGL, HPGL/2, PLT, CGM and other formats. Convert your files to Adobe PDF, AutoDesk DWF, AutoCAD DXF, CGM, CALS, JPEG, TIFF and more.
scConverter includes functions for merging (combining) and splitting PDF files.