Autodesk Inventor

Autodesk Inventor 2023

Work with a complete set of design and engineering tools.
Autodesk Inventor 2023
Work with a complete set of design and engineering tools.

Powerful mechanical design software for your most ambitious ideas.

The latest release of Autodesk® Inventor® is packed with user-requested updates and enhancements to help manage your design process, speed up your connected engineering workflows, and reduce repetitive tasks.

Autodesk Inventor

Why Use Inventor?

Improve product performance

Use powerful 3D modeling and simulation capabilities to design and optimize performance.

Reduce repetitive tasks

Quickly create customizable configurations of your designs and automate common tasks.

Boost collaboration

Connect your designs with incoming customer data and share ideas in a secure cloud-based service.

What you can do with Inventor

Share feedback with built-in collaboration tools

  • Work with anyone, anywhere no matter what CAD software they use.
  • Collect feedback from stakeholders wherever they are using cloud-based design review.
  • Follow the product development lifecycle with one data model.

Satisfy demands for custom products and automate processes

  • Design efficiently using specialized industry toolsets.
  • Enable design automation powered by iLogic.
  • Access Inventor API to create add-ins.
  • Access Forge Design Automation API for running job processes in the cloud.

BIM interoperability

  • Increase your sales opportunities while participating in BIM projects.
  • Automate the simplification of your designs for required LOD.
  • Include necessary metadata for BIM-authoring tools.
  • Export your designs to a BIM-ready Revit format.

Extend the capabilities of Inventor with the collection

The Product Design & Manufacturing Collection is an integrated set of professional-grade applications that connect everyone, from concept through production, with shared tools to streamline your product development process.

Product Design & Manufacturing Collection includes:


Fusion 360

Inventor Tolerance Analysis

Inventor Nastran

Factory Design Utilities

See how other professionals are using Inventor across their workflows. 


Customised products in minutes
Designer and manufacturer of oil-free compressors uses iLogic in Inventor to create complex impeller designs in minutes instead of days


Improve efficiency in engineering and design
Provider of steel and equipment for constructing high-voltage, open-air substations uses Inventor to help shorten lead time in engineering and design by 20%.

Autodesk Inventor

Inventor® CAD software provides professional-grade 3D mechanical design, documentation and product simulation tools. Work efficiently with a powerful blend of parametric, direct, freeform and rules-based design capabilities.