Protogen is a tool which can quickly clone many similar drawings from a prototype drawing and a database.
Drawing. File created with a CAD package. Protogen drawings must be in a supported AutoCAD DWG file format.
Prototype drawing / template drawing - Drawing created by the user from which other drawings will be cloned.
Clone drawing. - Drawing created by Protogen from a prototype drawing and database.
Protogen database. - Database containing the textual data to place on each cloned drawing.
Formula. - Special text "link" in a prototype drawing that will be replaced by text from a Protogen database.