MEP Building Systems for ACAD 2007-2012
Building System contains all of the building systems in a
single system as indicated in the menu.
When loaded into ACAD, all CAE-Link building design systems are
available for use. The system includes the following:
The MEP drop-down menu
provides the means of navigation to each of these systems. Once in a system,
all of the features contained within the system is available for use. Noting
is unique to each system because Noting has it's own layer scheme for each
To see the features contained in each system, navigate
from the home page to each system. When complete, download only MEP to
install all systems.
The download file
contains MEP 2012 software. If you currently have a copy of MEP for ACAD
2007-2011, these files will provide an update to that version. If you have a
current subscription license for MEP, this update will be at no cost but will require a new license code
for ACAD 2012. Please NOTE,
if you do NOT have a subscription, you may purchase one or request an
evaluation license code.
- If you have a current subscription, go to the
License page and apply for your new license code. When
applying, be sure to select "Replace Subscription License" within
the License Type option. In the replace description, please indicate you
are updating to MEP 2012. Also be sure to provide all
information requested in the form to insure a quick response.
- If you DO NOT have a subscription or your subscription has
expired, go to the
Purchase page to purchase your
subscription otherwise you will receive an evaluation license code. Please be sure to provide all information requested to
insure a quick response.
If you are a first time user, CAE-Link Corporation will provide you with a
30-day evaluation license at no cost or obligation to you. Simply go to the
License page to apply for your evaluation
Version 2012 is compatible with ACAD 2007-2012 with a single installation.
Download Version 2012 (x86 and x64) MEP_2012.exe (Updated
Compatible with x86
and x64 for XP, Vista and Windows 7.
- If ACAD is running, close it.
- Complete our
License request form or the
Purchase form to get your license code for MEP. This
form must include all the requested information for us to properly respond
to your request. Evaluation license codes will be active for a 30-day period
at no cost.
- Once you have your new license code, download MEP_2012.exe from above. To install directly from the web, select Open. If you prefer, select
Save and place the file in a temporary directory.
- If you saved the file, go the the file location and double click on
the file. The EXE is a standard installation program which is very quick
- During the installation, the first requirement is to provide the
license code. We recommend you copy the code from your email and paste
it into the request. Once the code is accepted, continue and respond to the installation wizard questions.
If no code is entered, installation will be discontinued.
- Start ACAD and select "Tools/Load Application..."
from the menu. For ease of future loading, be sure to check "Add to
History" and select the History List tab. Now, find and double click
the file "c:\program files\caelink\load_MEP.lsp" and select Close.
- The system will load and the MEP Utilities will be available for
NOTE: If you have been using the Drawing Manager (Tabs), insure you have
only one drawing open prior to performing the installation. If more than one
drawing is loaded, the system will prompt of an error condition and
provide corrective instructions. When the error occurs, the system will stop loading.
When this occurs, close ACAD and re-start it. This will allow the
new system to properly install in all open drawings.
If you encounter any problems with installation or using the system please email
your problem or concerns to
Thank you for your support and use of CAE-Link products.