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CAD Symbols & BIM Support


Streamline your design process with Revit®, Window Studio or Window Symbols.

Architectural Detail Configurators

E-Series Wintelligence® Software

A web-based tool with the ability to dynamically select E-Series options and accessories that fit the needs of the project. Download single units and section details to be used in architectural plans.

"AutoCAD" and “i-drop” and “Revit®”are registered trademarks of Autodesk, Inc. "DXF" and “RVT” are marks of Autodesk, Inc. "Windows NT" is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation.

Window Symbols

Window Studio and Window Symbols will no longer be available starting April 1, 2016.

Technical and architectural support will still be available for Window Studio users. Please contact us at: 1.800.299.9029 or architecturalservices@andersenwindows.com.

Window Symbols is a web-based application that generates CAD symbols and BIM support, including elevations, detail and plan symbols, with your Andersen® windows and doors.

Instant access to Window Symbols (may require Microsoft® Silverlight download).

  • Specify single units, select product options such as grilles and extension jambs, and download generated elevation, detail and plan symbols in DWG or DXF format
  • Configure 400 Series, 200 Series, 100 Series and A-Series windows and doors
  • AutoCAD® i-drop® is supported
  • Energy, performance, and sustainability attributes available to view during product selection
  • Supports all major browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari)
  • Drag and drop symbols to AutoCAD using Autodesk’s i-drop technology (supported with Internet Explorer 7, 8 or 9)
  • Export an elevation matrix containing all standard sizes of the selected window or door product line with selected product options in one drawing
  • Need help with Window Studio® computer program or Symbols? Call 800-299-9029 with questions

Window Studio

Window Studio and Window Symbols will no longer be available starting April 1, 2016.

Technical and architectural support will still be available for Window Studio users. Please contact us at: 1.800.299.9029 or architecturalservices@andersenwindows.com.


Window Studio is a stand-alone design support tool for installation on your Windows-based PC that generates CAD symbols and BIM support, including elevations, detail and plan symbols, with your Andersen® windows and doors.

Get Window Studio for your Windows-based PC: 32 bit or 64 bit

  • Generates native 3D symbols in SketchUp versions 7, 8, Pro, and Make
  • Configure 400 Series, 200 Series, 100 Series and A-Series windows and doors
  • Create single or multiple unit designs visually, and quickly get elevation, detail or plan symbol of your design
  • AutoCAD copy and paste is supported 
  • Plug-in for SketchUp is installed with Window Studio
  • Click and drag units to size and position visually on interactive workbench 
  • Select and configure exterior trim on single units and combinations
  • Automatic snapping, alignment and joining for easy combination design
  • Specify joining materials for accurate unit spacing and joining details
  • Save window and door designs in a project file for editing, report generation, and reuse
  • Generate schedules and reports for designs
  • Energy, performance and sustainability attributes included in SketchUp components
  • Comprehensive help content and simple online tutorials to get you going quickly
  • Customize CAD symbol color, layer and linetypes to match office standards
  • Workbench guidelines available to align and space units in combinations and for sizing custom units
  • Supports Windows® XP SP2, Windows Vista®, Windows 7 (32 bit or 64 bit), and Windows 8 (32 bit or 64 bit)
Need help with Window Studio® computer program or Symbols? Call 800-299-9029 with questions.
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