What PDF Drawing Take Off Software Are You Using?

Just wondering what software packages people are using to enable an auto take off from PDF drawings of device symbols?

We are looking at a package that will count the individual device symbols in a second or two, compile into an an excel spreadsheet and has nice bolt-one functions like "remove background" to leave just symbols, auto coloring of symbols once counted etc. It can also determine device count differences between drawing revisions.

Sounds boring to some - but if your'e estimating day in and day out, these packages can save hours, stress and reduce counting errors, hence the question what do people use at the moment as I've been unable to find anything (up to now) that works for us.

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