Beatrice Kutterer, Oliver Fuchs, Joachim Habenicht
Sketch Manager: Development of a plugin program for sketch management in two different CAD-Tools
The new developed software tool “Sketch Manager” enables the exchange of geometrical and
logical sketch data between different CAD tools of the construction industry by using XML as a
transfer and storage format. The user friendly GUI for managing sketch files is integrated as a plugin in the CAD software and as a standalone version for administrative purposes. This allows reusing
sketch data software comprehensive.