Founded in 1982 and headquartered in San Rafael, California, Autodesk is a creator of software used in the design of architecture, engineering projects, construction, media and entertainment, and other manufacturing industries. Autodesk creates such products as AutoCAD, BIM360, Fusion 360, Infraworks, Maya, PlanGrid, Revit, Powermill, Shotgun, 3ds Max, and Civil 3D.
Autodesk does not specify a price match guarantee.
Autodesk's return policy varies depending on the type of product purchased. For monthly subscriptions, returns must be made within 15 days of the initial purchase or renewal of the product in order to qualify for a full refund. For maintenance plans, annual subscriptions, and 3-year subscriptions returns must be mae within 30 days of purchase or renewal in order to qualify for a full refund. To initiate a return, customers should contact Autodesk Customer Service and be able to provide information from their order confirmation e-mail in order to expedite the return's processing.
Autodesk offers a loyalty program for customers holding pepetual licenses for retired Autodesk software. This loyalty program allows customers to purchase a 1 or 3 year subscription to a current Autodesk product at a discounted rate.
Autodesk does not offer any notable seasonal sales, though promotional codes or coupons are occasionally made available.
Autodesk offers free access to software to verified educators and students through the issuance of educational licenses.
Autodesk is running a trade-in offer for current network maintenance plan users which allows customers to trade in one seat for two standard subscriptions for one named user each, offering a price consistent with what the user paid under their prior plan. This offer is valid at the customer's first renewal after May 7, 2020 only. Customers can renew this ongoing discount until 2028. Autodesk is also running a trade-in offer through May 7, 2021 for current standalone maintenance plan customers which allows customers to trade in one seat for one standard subscription at a price consistent with what the user paid under their prior plan. Customers can renew this ongoing discount until 2028.
Autodesk does not offer a credit card to customers at this time.