Will Material List Pro work with AutoCAD LT®?
No. MLP will only work with the full version of AutoCAD.
Can I try MLP before I buy it?
Yes. Material List Pro will run without a license, but with some restrictions. A short term license is available free upon request. After you have tested MLP and resolved any technical issues you can purchase a license.
How is MLP licensed?
MLP is licensed using a subscription model. This means that subscribers are purchasing a license to use the software for one year. When the license expires, the software will revert to demo mode until the license is renewed.
Are there different versions of MLP?
Yes. The base version of MLP is MLP XLRO (Excel Read Only). This version uses an Excel file for the part list. All editing of the part list is done using Microsoft Excel. No tools are provided within MLP XLRO for editing the part list. MLP XLRO is optimized to use an exported file from QuickBooks as the default configuration.
The full version of MLP is for medium sized or large companies that need to use a database for the part list.
There are different versions of MLP required for different AutoCAD versions. Please see the downloads section for details.
How much does MLP cost?
MLP XLRO (Excel Read Only) is $249 per seat per year, including sales tax. This is about $1.00 per day.
The full version of MLP is $369 per seat per year, including sales tax. This is about $1.50 per day.
A ten seat minimum is required to purchase the full version of MLP. Additional fees for customization should be expected.
Is there a discount for customers who purchase multiple seats?
Yes. For multiple seats, a discount of 1% per seat is applied up to a maximum of 20%.
How is training provided?
We use articles and videos on this web site. Paid training, customization, and technical support is also available.
Can MLP be customized for my business workflow?
Yes. MLP includes a wide variety of settings that can be customized. If the features that you need are not currently included, please let us know what features you would like to see. Features that do not have a broad market appeal may be implemented specifically for your company at an additional cost.