[v8.8, v5.2] Autodesk SketchBook – Essential tool for digital artists of all skill levels

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Creativity is the result of the thoughts existing in our brain. Sketching can quickly take the fleeting inspiration in our minds down, thus turn our quick conceptual sketches into fully finished artwork. This is why artists always like to use sketchbook (can be a book or pad with blank pages for sketching) such a core approach to assist in the implementation of their creative processes, on which they can draw and paint easily and freely.

Autodesk SketchBook is such a fast, lightweight and powerful creative sketching tool that is specially tailored for painters, painting amateurs, illustrators, and other digital artists of all skill levels. As a new generation of natural drawing software, Autodesk SketchBook’s user interface is very novel, based on gestures and user friendly (built on the basis of the patented Marking Menu technology of Alias). It provides users with natural drawing experience, lets freehand sketching become simpler, so as to release artists’ creativity for creating finer works.

With help of this very excellent, award-winning digital drawing software, any digital artists around the world have the freedom to give full play to their creativity, relying on Autodesk SketchBook’s realistic hand-drawn effects, professional level of drawing tools, extremely rich brushes, customizable user interface, humanized functionality design. In short, you just need to gently touch the pen point, then you can utilize this industry’s most powerful painting & drawing tools set in your own way.

// Key Features //

  • Draw without distraction
  • Feels like drawing
  • Paper to digital in a snap
  • Available on all your devices
  • Familiar tools in a digital space
  • Serious innovation (when you want it)
  • PSD compatible on all devices
  • A designer’s best friend

// Official Demo Video //

// System Requirements //

  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2012, 2015 Redistributable Packages

// Edition Statement //

AppNee provides the Autodesk Sketchbook Pro/Enterprise Edition multilingual full setups, serial number, product key and unlock patch for Windows 32-bit and 64-bit, as well as paid full versions for Android.

// Installation Notes //

for v7.0.5/v7.2.1:

  1. Download and install program
  2. Run SketchBook Pro 7, and use the following registration code for Production Activation:
    • Serial Number: 652-81304560
    • Product Key: 732G1
  3. Done

*** Additional serial numbers:

  • 870-97566543
  • 855-74157490
  • 121-27377192
  • 034-24976167
  • 240-14239620
  • 178-47176588

for v8.5.2:

  1. Install ‘SketchBook_for_Enterprise_2019_ML_Win_64bit.exe’, do not launch program
  2. Create folder “Network License Manager” under patch “C:\Program Files\Autodesk\”
  3. Install Network License Manager (nlm11.14.1.3_ipv4_ipv6_win64.exe) to “C:\Program Files\Autodesk\Network License Manager\
  4. Run the unlock patch as administrator and click ‘Patch‘ button
  5. Run LMTOOLS Utility (on desktop) as administrator
  6. Go to “Config Services” tab
  7. Check 3 options (Use Services, Start Server at Power Up, FlexNet Licensing Service Required), then click ‘Save Service‘ button
  8. Go to “Start/Stop/Reread” tab
  9. Click ‘Start Server‘ button and allow it in Windows Firewall (then “Server Start Successful” should appear in the status line)
  10. Run SketchBook for Enterprise 2019, select the “Multi-user” licensing system
  11. Type “” in the “Server Name” field, and click ‘Done‘ button
  12. Done

for v8.6.5+:

  1. Download and install Autodesk SketchBook
  2. Copy the unlocked files to installation folder and overwrite
  3. Done

// Related Links //

// Download URLs //

License Version Download Size
for Windows
Pro Edition v7.0.5 reserved 39.2 MB | 40.2 MB
v7.2.1 reserved n/a
Enterprise Edition v8.5.2 reserved 440 MB
v8.6.5 reserved 567 MB
v8.8.0 64-bit 629 MB
for Mac
Pro Edition v8.8.0 351 MB
for Android
Pro Edition v3.7.0 reserved n/a
v4.1.14 reserved 79.6 MB
v5.2.2 79.9 MB


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