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powerDRAW is the premiere well schematic drawing program for the oil & gas Industry. It is the most complete, corporate-wide, downhole schematic drawing solution available on the market today. Designed with engineers, salespeople, field operators, and office staff in mind, powerDRAW.net is the total drawing solution for your entire company. Whether for proposals or well records, powerDRAW.net enables everyone involved in well schematics to be on the same page.

With the powerDRAW add-on application, Microsoft Visio is transformed into a powerful drawing tool that allows users to create the highest quality detailed well schematics available. While providing a professional representation of your company, powerDRAW’s automation and intelligence saves you time, and money.

Relying on programs that add-on to spreadsheets is problematic as they are not drawing programs. AutoCAD is expensive and hard to use for sales and field staff. powerDRAW allows all users to quickly and easily create either traditional vertical or advanced horizontal wellbore schematics.


Frequently Asked Questions


Q: What languages does powerDRAW support?

A: powerDRAW is only available in ENGLISH (it will not work with a non-English OS or a non-English Visio, at this time).

Q: Does powerDRAW work with Visio 2013?

A: Yes. The current release of powerDRAW 3.3 (b159) supports Visio 2013.

Q: Can I get a trial version of Microsoft Visio to try?

A: No. Microsoft no longer offers a Visio Trial. They do offer a 30 day money back guarantee.

Q: What versions of Microsoft Visio does powerDRAW work with?

A: The current release of powerDRAW 3.3 (b159) works with Visio Standard 2010 (32 or 64 bit) and Visio Standard 2013 (32 or 64 bit).

Q: Why do I get a "Visio must be installed" error when I try to install powerDRAW even though Visio is installed?

A: Visio must be installed on C: to the default location for powerDRAW to be able to find it.

Q: Does the price of powerDRAW include Visio?

A: No. You must own or acquire a legal license of Microsoft Visio separately from purchasing powerDRAW.

Q: Why is powerDRAW a Microsoft Visio add-on rather than a stand-alone well schematic program?

A: We believe Visio is the most capable schematic tool available. Visio together with powerDRAW, gives you easy to create, industry leading graphics.

Q: Is powerDRAW similar to Microsoft Excel wellbore schematic programs?

A: Because powerDRAW is based on vector graphics and Visio is a drawing program rather than a spreadsheet, it is a far superior solution than any Excel wellbore schematic programs available.

Q: What permissions to you need to install and run powerDRAW?

A: If installing on Windows 8, 7 or Vista, powerDRAW can be installed and run as a non-admin user, If installing on Windows XP, powerDRAW must be installed and run as either a Power User or Administrator as XP lacks the UAC.