PD Rev 6 & UPL Rev 5 PDF
ALL PD Documentation including UPL (in one file)
PD Rev 6 Vol 1 PDF
User Guide, Getting Started, Command Syntax, etc.
PD Rev 6 Vol 2 PDF
Command Reference (All commands alphabetized)
User Programming Language ( UPL )
Developing Dialog Boxes for PD PDF
Create dialog based menus for Personal Designer
Personal Designer Database Specification PDF
Personal Designer Database Specification
4D in XP/DOS-VM PDF
Running PD or 4D with XP in a DOS Virtual Machine
by Wesley Yoshikawa
PD Shareware from 4D Graphics
Postscript Printer Driver
Latest menu source for PD 6.x (see README.TXT)
Non-essential files for latest
Developing Dialog Boxes for Personal Designer ver 1.2
This Word for Windows document describes how to create or customize the PD rev 6 menus. This document is for experienced programers. This is copyrighted material and may not be resold! A printed version is available for $100US.
HP GL/2 Monochrome Printer Driver
HP GL/2 Color Printer Driver
HP LaserJet 4 Printer Driver
Patches for versions 6.0 and 6.1 (updated 06/21/96)
Sample Configuration File. Use BLDF to generate PD.CFG (binary configuration file).
Utility for sending PD plots to HP DeskJet printers.
List of all changes to the menu and executable patches since the release of PD 6.0 (updated 06/21/96)
Shaded Image Utility
Universal VESA BIOS Extension
This TSR will make most graphics cards VESA compliant.
Use this only if your graphics card is NOT VESA compliant!
Vesa Device Driver for PD 6.0 and up
EDS Shareware for PD
A collection of editors including a method of painlessly recording design notes to a PD drawing, a generic title block editor, a note block editor, and more!
A set of programs that allow the user to parametrically insert “features” into a PD drawing. The features are captured by building them in PD. Once defined the features can be automatically inserted into any part with variable dimensions.
PSEUDO SOLIDS MODELING KIT
A package of advanced modeling tools including ball corners, projection with draft angles, cones, fillets to planes, and wireframe integrity analysis tools. Fully documented with basic and advanced tutorials. Includes Rev 6 command menus.
To use PSEUDO SOLIDS you must contact MICROCAD Solutions for shareware access codes or fully licensed access codes.
Shader expands the versatility of the PD shading routines by allowing the user to change color, reflectivity, opacity, define views, screen extents and explode assemblies outside of PD. Make one .SHP file and then create a whole assembly slide-show without having to get back into PD. Documentation included.
Several simple UPL programs to make wireframe surfacing much simpler and faster.
A utility ensemble of quick programs that just make life a bit easier. A layer naming utility, an advanced tolerance study program, dynamic view definition, and more!