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Patent Design Software

Discussion in 'Design and Graphics' started by AFPoster, Jan 14, 2013.

  1. macrumors 65816

    I have to create a mock-up of my idea for a patent attorney. Does anyone know what type of software is used by Apple to make these mockups? Attached image to give you an idea of what I'm talking about.

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  2. CrickettGrrrl, Jan 14, 2013
    Last edited: Jan 14, 2013

    macrumors 6502a


    Probably a CAD program. You could use a vector graphics app, for example, iDraw is available in the MAS (the devs also have an iOS App). Note: if your drawing is Apple related, iDraw includes shapes libraries & templates for iOS devices, etc., very easy drag & drop. It also has a labeling tool, not something I've used, yet, but it's there.


    You posted an interesting question so I found this Wired article with a slideshow, some are hilarious:
  3. macrumors 65816

    Thanks, checking this out now! Also, not Apple related but I need to be able to layout my idea in the same format.
  4. macrumors newbie

    Try a vector drawing software.
  5. macrumors 6502

    Adobe illustrator is the industry standard. you can download a 30 day demo.
  6. macrumors 65816

    Perfect, thank you!

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