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FAQs - eDrawings for Android

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Installation and Purchase

How do I install eDrawings for Android?

You can purchase and install eDrawings for Android from the Google Play App Store here.

What is the difference between the eDrawings and eDrawings Pro apps?

Please refer to the product matrix here.

Can I upgrade from eDrawings to eDrawings Pro using an in-app purchase on Android?

Yes, you can upgrade to eDrawings Pro by making an in-app purchase.

  1. Launch eDrawings for Android.
  2. Press the Menu icon (three dots).
  3. Select Upgrade to Pro.

Which Android devices are compatible with eDrawings for Android?

Due to the large number of Android devices on the market, we are unable to test compatibility against all of them.

How can I get a refund if I am not satisfied with eDrawings for Android?

Please refer to the instructions on the Google Play store here.

Using eDrawings

Which file types can I open in eDrawings for Android?

You can open eDrawings files (*.eprt, *.easm, *.edrw), SOLIDWORKS files (*.sldprt, *.sldasm, *.slddrw) files and DXF/DWG files in eDrawings for Android.

How do I open files from cloud services such as Dropbox, in eDrawings for Android?

Simply select the file you wish to open in the Dropbox app, it should then open in the eDrawings app and will be added to the My Files area.  Other cloud storage apps typically operate in a similar way.

How do I open files from email attachments in eDrawings for Android?

You can open files attached to emails by following these steps:

  1. Open the email in your email App.
  2. Tap on the file attachment.
  3. The file will open in eDrawings, and be added to the My Files area.

Note: files cannot be opened from within .zip files.

Does eDrawings for Android include Augmented Reality (AR) functionality?

Yes, eDrawings 3.0.1 and onwards includes AR on Android devices.

How do I get an Augmented Reality (AR) Marker?

You can email a marker to yourself from within the eDrawings App by following these steps:

  1. Tap on the AR icon to enable AR mode.
  2. Open the menu at the top, then tap Get Marker
  3. Tap Email and print this marker.

How do I report a problem with eDrawings for Android?

You can report problems on the Report a Problem page. Please try to include a detailed description of the problem.

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