Here is a list of 5 free online DWG to Image converter to convert DWG files to different image formats, like: JPG, PNG, GIF, BMP, etc.
DWG files are basically AutoCAD drawings which cannot be viewed with a normal image viewer and require DWG viewer. But if you don’t have a DWG viewer, you can easily convert DWG file to JPG or other image formats, and view them using your normal image viewer.
In this list, I have covered online DWG converter only, so that you don’t need to download any software, and can just upload your DWG file online and get converted image file back. The best part is that these websites do not add watermark to converted image file.
Convert.Files is a free online CAD converter that lets you easily convert DWG files to image.
All you have to do is simply upload the *.dwg file or else you can provide the URL of some online DWG file. The input format automatically changes to *.dwg and then you have to choose the output format in which you wish to convert DWG file. It lets you convert DWF file to PDF, JPG, and PNG output formats. After you have chosen the output format, you need to click on the Convert button to start the conversion process. It will quickly convert the DWG file to your selected image format and generates a link, that you can use to download the JPG file (as a zip file).
You can also provide your email address, to get a link of converted image file in your email.
This website lets you upload files up to 250 MB in size. In addition to that, it takes care of security and privacy of your files. For that:
- Uploaded files are deleted from their servers immediately after the conversion
- Converted files are deleted after 24 hours.
- Once the file is converted, you get an option to delete the converted file as well immediately.
Zamzar is another online file converter that lets you easily convert DWG files into image formats. The main advantage of Zamzar is that it lets you bulk convert DWG to image format. So, you can upload multiple files together in one go and then convert all of them in bulk. The total file size should not be more than 100 MB.
Zamzar supports following output formats: bmp, jpg, png, gif, pdf, and tiff.
For conversion, you just have to upload the *.dwg file from your PC or else you can provide the URL of the DWG file. Then from the provided formats, you have to choose format in which you wish to convert. Then you need to enter email address in order to receive the converted files. Once done with all the selections, you can click on “Convert” button.
As soon as you do that, it’ll quickly send a URL to your email address, which will expire in 1 hour. In order to save the link for future purpose, you need to register with this website, which is free.
CoolUtils is another website that comes with online CAD converter that lets you easily convert DWG files into image formats. It has the ability to convert DWG to following formats: pdf, jpeg, tiff, cgm, png, and swf.
You just have to upload the DWG file and and wait until it gets ready for conversion. Further, you can choose the format in which you wish to convert the DWG file. In addition to format selection, you can add header & footer, if required.
Once done with all the selections, you can simply click on “Download Converted File” button. It’ll quickly download the converted file as zip file.
Unlike the previous two websites, this website does not have an option to get download link on email address.
DWGconverter.org is free online DWG converter that lets you easily convert DWG and DXF files into image formats. It supports formats, like: pdf, png, svg, and eps.
You just have to upload the DWG file whose size should not exceed 5 MB in size. Then you can simply select the output format, in which you want to convert. When done, you can simply click on the “Convert” button. It quickly generates the result file, that you can download directly on your computer.
Watermark-images comes last in this list of online CAD converters. This online CAD converter can convert DWG to jpg, png, tiff, and bmp.
To convert online, you just have to choose the file from your PC, and then in the image settings section, you have to select the image format, background color of the image, and the image DPI (quality). One done, you can click on the “Convert to image” button.
The only drawback with this website is that image quality of converted DWG file was not that good, as compared to the other websites mentioned above. So, I have placed this website at end of this list.
All these online DWG converters are pretty good. Starting with the first one that supports file size of up to 250 MB, and Zamzar that lets you bulk convert DWG files, all of these come with some unique features. Try these out to see which one works best for you, and do share your feedback in comments below.