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Q: How do I convert shapefiles to CAD in ArcGIS?


  1. In ArcMap, add the shapefile you want to convert to the map.
  2. In the ArcToolbox, choose Conversion Tools > To CAD > Export to CAD.
    1. The shapefile is the input.
    2. The output type is the CAD platform and file version for the output files.
    3. Choose the folder in which you want to save the CAD file in Output File.
  3. Click OK.

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ESRI Export to CAD

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August 04, 2020

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