All Features

New & Enhanced

Use Inventor® 3D CAD modeling software for product and mechanical design. Learn about the Inventor modeling, design, simulation, and rendering features.

Model states – Parts

Manage manufacturing operations, dimensional variations, and simplified representations all on one part file.

Model states – assemblies

Create multiple representations of an assembly in a single document to manage configurations and model simplification.

Revit interoperability

Collaborate on BIM projects with improved tools to simplify and save Revit project files in Inventor.

Drawing enhancements

Use the camera views, manufacturing information, and lighting style from your 3D model in your 2D drawing views

Productivity and performance

See better performance when editing large assemblies and improved productivity in features you use often. 

Installation and deployment

Get everyone on your team onto the latest release with a new installation and deployment experience. 

Product Design

Model states – Parts

Focus on design as you create and edit your 3D models with an intuitive user interface.

Model states – assemblies

See how your design will go together and perform at the assembly level.

Revit interoperability

Quickly create clear, accurate, detailed drawings for manufacturing.


Shared view collaboration

Collaborate on your models or designs online. Anyone can review and comment on shared views in the Autodesk viewer.

Work with non-native data

Maintain an associative link to non-native CAD data.

BIM interoperability

Convert configurable 3D CAD models into BIM objects.

Design Automation

Design configurations

Enable rapid configurations powered by iLogic.

Automated frame design

Quickly design and test structural frames.

Sheet metal

Design and prepare complex sheet metal products for manufacturing.


Model-based definition
Include manufacturing information in your 3D model for downstream applications.
Content center

Choose your standard components from a comprehensive customizable library.

Shape Generator

Create and evaluate high-performing design options in minutes. 

Flexible modeling

Use the right modeling tool for every job with parametric, freeform, and direct modeling tools.

Direct modeling

Use easy push/pull controls to move, rotate, resize, or scale features from imported geometries.

Freeform modeling

Freely sculpt the shape of your design by moving points, edges, and faces.

Mechanical concept & layout design

Open DWG™ files directly inside Inventor as the basis for your 3D model.

Component generators & calculators

Use built-in calculators to inform the design of common joints such as welds, clamps, and press fits.

Tube & pipe design

Use a combination of automated tools and full-control design functions in Inventor to build tube and pipe runs.

Connected Data

Circuit board interoperability

Integrate your electronics and mechanical designs into a single, complete definition of your product.

Data management

Use easy push/pull controls to move, rotate, resize, or scale features from imported geometries.

Simulation & Visualization

Dynamic simulation

Apply forces to evaluate the motion, speed, and acceleration of your design.

Stress Analysis

Run quick checks on parts or perform in-depth analysis of the entire product at any stage.

Exploded views & animations

Use exploded views and animations of complex assemblies in product documentation, manuals, and assembly instructions.

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