What is 20-20 Design?
20-20 Design is the industry-leading, easy-to-use CAD (computer-aided design) software that lets you easily design, plan and visualize kitchens and baths using thousands of flexible products from manufacturer catalogs, and produce stunning 3D renderings for presentation. 20-20 Design V10 is the latest, most advanced release to-date. Created specifically for the kitchen and bathroom professionals, 20-20 Design's built-in rules ensure that projects comply with industry-standard design guidelines, from start to perfect finish.
This feature-rich design software brings realism, speed, and accuracy to space-planning, allowing designers to retrieve data with one click. The dynamic functionality of 20-20 Design helps you guide customers through the design process, clearly communicating design ideas in floor-plan or elevation views with 2D/3D shapes, and transforming customer wish-lists into reality.
Who uses 20-20 Design ?
20-20 Design is used over the world over by kitchen & bathroom retailers, home builders & remodelers, home improvement centers, independent designers, architects and even students! In fact, 20-20 Design can be used by anyone wishing to bring their design ideas to life with an easy-to-use and intuitive CAD solution.
Why should I buy 20-20 Design?
With 20-20 Design V10 you can:
1. Impress customers with stunning 3D renderings that are now even more photo-realistic and can be generated in much less time
2. Capitalize on our relationships with access to thousands of products from manufacturer catalogs. Plus, all generic shapes have been normalized for easier use.
3. Have fun at work with a new user interface that is easily customized so you can work the way you want to work. You can become an expert in no time with new features such as our dynamic and easy to use rendering dashboard.
4. Design with ease. Design V10’s new features allow you to easily create natural lighting, custom surfaces, cathedral and sloped ceilings and much, much more.
5. Benefit from other leading-edge technologies. You can now import 3D models from Google SketchUp or AutoCAD and then add them to your Idea Center.
6. Be more productive with 20-20 LiveORDER, a web order entry solution that allows you to submit orders electronically to multiple manufacturers simultaneously and track orders in real time.
Can I try 20-20 Design V10 software before I buy it?
Yes. The trial version of the software will function for 30-days without a license allowing you to evaluate 20-20 Design at your leisure.
How do I obtain direct technical support?
You can contact 20-20’s Customer Support department via phone, fax, and email or chat live with an agent.
Phone:(866) 697-2020 - TOLL-FREE (US/CAN)
Online Support Center: www.2020.net
Live Chat Support: www.2020.net
Where do I find training courses for 20-20 Design V10 ?
There are several training options for our products, including instructor-led classroom training, as well as online classes. Please refer to our Web site or contact either your 20-20 Sales Representative or our Internal Sales department (email@example.com, 1-866-698-2020) for more information.
Is technical support available for 20-20 Design V10?
Yes. The software includes a comprehensive help file with many examples that demonstrate how to perform specific tasks within the application.
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How does 20-20 Design V10 help me?
20-20 Design V10 will:
1. Ensure accurate quotes with downloaded product and price updates.
2. Select cabinets, appliances, accessories and more, from hundreds of industry manufacturers’ electronic catalogs.
3. Ensure design compliance with product specifications using built-in NKBA verification capabilities.
4. Increase productivity for designers in their day-to-day work with time-saving features.
5. Provide access to 20-20 LiveORDER, allowing you to submit orders electronically to multiple manufacturers simultaneously and track orders in real time.
If I am on a budget, what are my options?
20-20 Design V10 is being offered in different editions to suit your needs and at various prices and payment plans.
Please contact our sales department to help you find the best option for your business.
What is the difference between 20-20 Design, 20-20 Design Essentials and 20-20 Design Select?
20-20 Design provides access to all manufacturers’ cabinet catalogs.
20-20 Design Select provides access to ONE manufacturer cabinet catalog.
20-20 Design Essentials provides access to all 20-20 generic manufacturers’ catalogs.
To learn more about the different editions available and to compare the features between all 3 editions, please click on the link below:
What do I need to do to upgrade to 20-20 Design V10?(Existing Customers)
The new version will be delivered in the next months to all our support clients. Please check your mail for a package from us. 20-20 Design V10 is also currently available on www.2020.net
for download as well.
Is the upgrade to V10 FREE?(Existing Customers)
The upgrade to 20-20 Design V10 is FREE if you are on support. If you are not on support and would like to upgrade to V10 or get back on support, please contact our customer retention team: email@example.com
What are the newest features in 20-20 Design V10?(Existing Customers)
20-20 Design V10 has many new cutting edge features that users have been waiting for, including:
a. Features & Options Electronic catalogs
b. More photo-realistic renderings
c. Intuitive user interface
d. Import of items from SketchUp and AutoCAD
e. Improved ceiling design
f. Easy to use lighting Controls
g. And more
Why should I immediately upgrade to V10?(Existing Customers)
20-20 Design V10 is our newest and most advanced software. It keeps you up to date with the latest technologies in order to fulfill your customers’ needs and stay competitive.
Is it easy to learn how to use V10?(Existing Customers)
With your support membership, you have access to 2020.net, a hub where you can find training videos, FAQ, Tips and Hints and all the downloadable files you need to help you become a better user. www.2020.net
There are also webinars and e-learning available to learn more about V10.
What are the system requirements for Version 10?(Existing Customers)
How long does the program take to install?(Existing Customers)
This usually depends on your computer’s hardware. Normally the program should install within 25-30 minutes.
Can I install Version 10 without removing my previous version?(Existing Customers)
Yes, you don’t have to remove previous versions; V10 can coexist with previous versions.
Are 20-20 Design V10 Help Files available?(Existing Customers)
Yes, Go to Start > All Programs > Design > and select 20-20 Design help File
Is 2020 Design V10 supported on Windows XP operating systems?(Existing Customers)
Can I open my kit files from previous versions in V10?(Existing Customers)
Can I share catalogs between version 10 & 9.x on a network?(Existing Customers)
Can I use the 20-20 launch bar with V10?(Existing Customers)
Unlike previous versions, 20-20 Design V10 does not need to be added to the launch bar.
Once downloaded and installed, it will install in its own directory independent of other versions on your system and will not overwrite them.
Can I open a file from V10 on version V9?(Existing Customers)
No, 20-20 Design is not backwards compatible.
Should I uninstall version 9.1, after installing V10?(Existing Customers)
There is no need, 20-20 Design V10 will install on a different folder and it will not create a conflict with your V9.
I’m running 20-20 Design on a MAC. Can I install V10?(Existing Customers)
It will depend on the software that you used to install Windows on your MAC. If you used Boot Camp, you may be able to install it. Installation may not be possible on software that runs on virtual machines, such as Parallels or VMware.
Where I can find training on V10?(Existing Customers)
If you are an active member on support, please log on to www.2020.net
. Under the Support tab, click on the link to access our e-learning at no extra charge. If you are not a member of support, you can buy our training .Here is the link
How can I install manufacturer catalogs in V10?(Existing Customers)
To install catalogs in V10:
Go to Start > All Programs > Design > Tools
and select Catalog Manager.
You will be prompted with the following screen. Select Install
On the Catalog Install Wizard dialog, at the end of the Select Archive Catalog to Install field, click on the browse (…) button.
On the Select Archive Catalog To Install dialog, in the Look in: use the drop down arrow to select the Drive and then double-click on the Folder(s) until you can select the catalog zip file and click on Open.
Back on the Catalog Install Wizard dialog, verify the catalog file to be installed and click on Next and then on Start.
On the “Catalog …. Successfully installed” dialog, click on OK.
Click on Close.
Is there a Maintenance Tools option as in previous versions? (Existing Customers)
Go to Start > All Programs > Design > Tools and select Maintenance Tools.
Is it possible to repair an existing installation of V10? (Existing Customers)
Yes, close 20-20 Design V10
If running Windows 7: Go to Start > Control Panel > Programs and Features
and locate Design
If running Windows XP Start > Control Panel > Add Remove Programs
Left click to highlight it. Please note as well that the Program List may take a few moments to compile.
The Repair procedure could take a while, so be patient.
Can I delete temp files and reset 20-20 Design V10 to its default settings? (Existing Customers)
Yes, Close 20-20 Design V10
Go to Start > All Programs > Design > Tools
and select Maintenance Tools
Begin by removing any temp files by clicking on Delete Temporary Files
Once deleted select 20-20 Design Registry Reset
No designs or catalogs will be lost.