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Key Elements of Effective Electrical CAD Drawings

Creating effective Electrical CAD (Computer-Aided Design) drawings is crucial for designing precise and reliable electrical systems. These drawings serve as visual blueprints, capturing intricate details of electrical components, connections, and...

Thomas Yip

September 07, 2023

What is Electrical CAD? Streamlining Your Design Journey

Electrical Computer-Aided Design (Electrical CAD) software is a cutting-edge tool that is transforming the landscape of electrical engineering and design. It substantially streamlines design processes and boosts efficiency by offering a comprehen...

Thomas Yip

September 07, 2023

Leaping Growth In Electra Cloud - The Only Full-Fledged Cloud-Native Electrical CAD (ECAD) In The World

June has been especially exciting for us since we introduced Electra Cloud to engineers all over the world in 2020. We are absolutely thrilled to announce that Electra Cloud has reached an amazing new milestone: its second birthday!

Thomas Yip

June 09, 2022

Discover New Features in Electra Cloud

Using an electrical CAD software doesn’t have to be difficult and time consuming. In Electra Cloud, our motto is to make engineers’ lives easier. Electra Cloud has all the automation tools and features you require to create an electrical schematic dr...


April 14, 2022

7 New Improvements in Electra to Increase your Productivity

To constantly improve our beloved electrical CAD software, we at Siemens Industry Software Sdn. Bhd. are pushing the limits to be as productive as ever. Here’s a rundown on new features and tools that you’ll love in Electra. Read on to see what’s new...


July 06, 2021

Upgraded benefits for Electra Cloud, your favorite electrical CAD software

On a daily basis, we are working really hard to improve Electra Cloud, and we're elated to bring you a bunch of updates to your favourite electrical CAD software, this April 2021.

Thomas Yip

April 21, 2021

Best way to display DWG and DXF on your websites, and save 99% on bandwidth

DWG and DXF files are known to be very large in size, and cannot be easily displayed on your website, forcing your customers to download a 3rd party software, resulting in a horrible user experience. Surely, there must be a better way.

Thomas Yip

February 03, 2021

Create, store and manage Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides in Electra Cloud

Google is undeniably a big part of our lives. It's not uncommon for electrical engineers and their companies to rely on Google Drive for workflow management and projects.


December 31, 2020

Improving the UI for Electra options

Now that Electra finally has our own platform based on Vecta.io, we are constantly searching for ways to improve, especially on the UI so that our users have a much better experience.

Thomas Yip

October 27, 2020

How to generate wiring labels the easy way

Wiring labels are essential to keeping track of cables and wires during the production and installation of an electrical panel, therefore being able to easily generate labels is the very first step to a good and proper cable management.

Thomas Yip

October 14, 2020

Bringing electrical CAD to Onshape

When we first launched Electra Cloud back in January 2020, no one foresaw the pandemic that is about to hit in February, and in the middle of the pandemic, we were contacted to partner with Onshape.

Thomas Yip

October 12, 2020

Electra's innovative symbol generator

Although we have included a myriad of symbols in Electra, sooner, rather than later, users will definitely find the need to create their own symbols for their electrical cad drawings.

Thomas Yip

October 01, 2020

10 Tips for the new Electra Cloud user

Here are 10 tips that will hopefully speed things up and get you productive quickly by using Electra Cloud.

Thomas Yip

October 01, 2020

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