WindowCAD - Tutorials: Quick start guide

Quick start guide

1. Sign into your account

  1. Navigate to
  2. Input your chosen username and chosen password in the required fields.
  3. Select Sign in to access your account.

Tip: Add WindowCAD as a favorite in your browser or use 'Install this site as an app' in your browser menu.

Sign into your account

2. Create a project

  1. From the starting page, select New project.
  2. Input the project name in the Name field, and Reference if you have one.
  3. Select Create to make the project.
Create a project

3. Add a frame

  1. At the top left of the project page, select New frame.
  2. Select a Collection, then a Product, then select Next.
  3. Input the Width, Height and Name, then select Add.
Add a frame

4. Change the frame style

  1. Expand the Frame dropdown in the panel on the right side of the page.
  2. Select the first button within the dropdown, it will have an icon of your frame style.
  3. Choose the number of apertures by selecting the squares at the top of the list.
  4. Select a frame style, then select Save.
Change the frame style

5. Print a document

  1. At the top left of the frame page, select the back arrow to return to the project page.
  2. Select a document to open from the options at the top right of the page.
  3. Select Print to PDF at the top left of the page and save the file. This will generate a PDF which can be printed or sent by email to the customer.
Print a document