Available versions of the BlackBox Automation Platform

BlackBox for Inventor 2015

BlackBox Automation Platform made for Autodesk Inventor 2015


BlackBox for Solidworks 2015

BlackBox Automation Platform made for Dassault System's Solidworks 2015


BlackBox for Solid Edge 2015<

BlackBox Automation Platform made for Siemens Solid Edge 2015


Download the technical white paper

This white paper will inform you on the numerous possibilities offered by the BlackBox Automation Platform

A modular approach

Through the years as CAD users, we have identified many tasks set that are very time consuming, or error prone.

BlackBox-Orange has addressed many of those slow, daunting tasks, and has created a series of modules that companies can leverage their 3D CAD systems much more efficient.

Renaming Assemblies

  • Copy assemblies from existing assemblies
  • Copy assemblies from assembly templates
  • Rename parts assemblies based on your ways and methods

Batch file treatment

  • Batch Import files
  • Batch Export files
  • Bacth Convert


  • Read/Write any dimmensional parameters
  • Create dimmensional parameters
  • Link dimmensional parameters

Meta Data

  • Read/write properties
  • Read/write attributes
  • Import/Export properties and attributes

Create Addins

  • Create your own Addin, toolbar, buttons
  • Create forms/windows within your CAD software
  • Link your addin to data sources

Data Sources

  • Create, Read, Update, Delete data
  • SQL, filemaker
  • .ini, .xml, progress files (using Net Server)
  • Tie-in to Excel, Access, Word (using Net Server)


  • Batch modify, standardize your drawings
  • Batch Print to any printers, and PDFs
  • Create a drawing checker