CorelCAD 2016.5 Update

This Update includes the following improvements and enhancements.

Performance and stability

The following areas feature performance and stability improvements

  • Find command (to find and replace text in the drawing)
  • RollView command
  • Mac OS X version only:
    • Improved Multiple Document Interface (MDI) handling (UIMode)
    • Zoom/Pan operations in Layouts (specific to CorelCAD 2016 licensed through Apple Mac App Store)


  • GetMassProperties command: Improved functionality for Regions
  • Enhanced Views command/ dialog: Model views can now be accessed in layout sheets and vice versa (views defined as Sheet views are accessible in Model space)
  • InsertBlock command: Scaling factor of inserted block improved


  • Printing of drawings with referenced TIFF images improved
  • Enhanced Print preview quality for complex drawings
  • BatchPrint dialog now supports Drag&Drop operations to change the order of Sheets for batch printing

General / Miscellaneous

  • System variables THUMBSIZE (File thumbnail size) and SDI (Single Document Interface mode) controls are now available in the Options dialog box
  • Help topics for reference path options and German command alias list added
  • Clipping of referenced images improved
  • Windows version only:
    • Improved ability to Copy&Paste all data from Microsoft Word document and Microsoft Excel spreadsheet