It's self contained and should be portable. Release notes. Join our mailing list Stay up to date with latest software releases, news, software discounts, deals and more. Booo 2. Not Geeky 3. Average 4.
This is a computer program! There is too much guess work for the user. There are too many Navigation Styles requiring changing from one to another to utilize every feature. Simple processes are missing such as multiple duplications in a radial pattern in the Sketcher. Maybe I'm just spoiled after using Inventor for years. FreeCAD can be imported as a Python module, inside other applications that can run python scripts, or in a python console.
Like in console mode, the interface part of FreeCAD is unavailable, but all geometry tools are accessible. FreeCAD is divided into a core application and modules, that are loaded only when needed. Almost all the tools and geometry types are stored in modules.