Price: 2.50 USD
Add notes or comments in AutoCAD DWG files and optionally be notified about the note when the drawing is opened. One or multiple notes can be added, edited or deleted.




Add notes or comments in AutoCAD DWG files and optionally be notified about the note when the drawing is opened.

One or multiple notes can be added, edited or deleted.


You can use these notes for yourself or within a team to remind others what needs to be done with the drawing.



30-day trial version available for download.

DwgNotes.VLX (5 KB) for AutoCAD.

For Bricscad 10 or later contact us.

DwgNotes can also be downloaded and installed as an app from the Autodesk Exchange Apps site. Purchase is also available through this site.

If purchase has been done via Autodesk Exchange Apps the download is available on the Autodesk Exchange Apps My Downloads page. Sign in with the same account used when purchasing.

Follow the steps to install in the documentation section below.

Customers can contact us directly for access to download the full version.


System requirements

System requirements

AutoCAD 2000 or later or verticals based on AutoCAD, Bricscad 10.
Tested on AutoCAD 2008 up to AutoCAD 2016 and Bricscad 10.

All verticals or flavors based on AutoCAD should be working like AutoCAD Architecture (ACA), Architectural Desktop (ADT), AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoCAD Electrical , AutoCAD Map 3D, AutoCAD Mechanical, AutoCAD MEP (AMEP, ABS), AutoCAD P&ID, AutoCAD Plant 3D.

Compatible with those operating systems AutoCAD runs on like Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1.
Older Windows versions might also work but are not directly supported.




2.5 USD for one license or less depending on the amount of licenses.

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When your purchase is completed you will get an email with a link to the download.

If you have really many users that you want to give access to this software we can discuss a discounted price based on your particular situation. Educational discounts available.

The license is perpetual and support is included. If you have more than one computer and you are the only user of the application one license is enough.

Available payment methods: Credit card (Visa, Master Card, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB, Carte Bleue), PayPal, Local Bank Transfer, Wire Transfer, Bankgiro, Real-time Bank Transfer, Electronic Check (ECP), Skrill (Moneybookers), WebMoney and Alipay (PaySafeCard, Ukash, cashU, Boleto Bancario, Boleto Bancario can be made available upon request) Refund policy.

DwgNotes can also be downloaded, installed and purchased as an app from the Autodesk Exchange Apps site.




Save DwgNotes.VLX in any location of your choice.

AutoCAD 2012 and newer plus vertical installations are supporting the autoloader. Run the .msi installer. This can be done both while AutoCAD is running or not running.


Appload command can be used. To make sure it is loaded automatically click on Startup Suite Contents button and add it.

acaddoc.lsp can also be used.

If DwgNotes.bundle has been used for installation the application will automatically load and also add the DwgNotes panel to the Ribbon tab Plug-ins.


Use the command DwgNotes.

Enter the note and press Apply to add or apply changes to a note.

Select a note in the list to edit it.

Select a note and press Delete to remove it from the list.

Turn on Notification can be used to be notified if there are notes in a drawing that is opened.


Turn on Notification and this is the message showed when opening the a drawing with a note in it.



Revision History

  • 2015-03-20 version 1.2 update
    • Installer updated for AutoCAD 2016 and verticals.
      Added digital signing of installer
  • 2014-04-16 version 1.2 update
    • Installer updated for AutoCAD 2015 and verticals.
    2013 - version 1.2
    • Installer updated for AutoCAD 2014 and verticals.
  • 2012-06-29 - version 1.2
    • AutoCAD 2013 support.
  • 2011-05-11 - version 1.1
    • 30-day trial available.
    • AutoCAD 2012 based autoloader Plug-Ins support.
  • 2010-09-01 - version 1.0
    • First release

License agreement

The license agreement is found here.


Some DwgNotes reference customers


More customers are found here.

If you want other features added feel free to contact us with your wishes.


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