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Changes 8.2.3 (Build 298)

  • New features:

    • touch bar support

  • Updated features:

    • improved hatching display speed
    • updated Danish, French and German localization

  • Bug fixes

    • you find the complete list here

    Changes 8.2.2 (Build 293)

    • New features:

      • added optional user registration

    • Updated features:

      • symbol management supports multiple selections
      • added support for import of very old (earlier 1994) CADintosh drawings saved on old 68K Motorola Macs

    • Bug fixes

      • you find the complete list here

      Changes 8.2.1 (Build 284)

      • New features: 

        • added circle with three lines for all four possible options
        • added option to hide zero point

      • Updated features:  

        • verify removed duplicate elements
        • verify similar removes duplicate elements that differs up to 1e-12
        • storage of printer settings into documents
        • improved localizations

      • Bug fixes: 

        • you find the complete list here

      Changes 8.2 (Build 274)

      • New features: 

        • cut-tool support for arcs

      • Updated features:  

        • reference to disable creation of empty document upon launch
        • improved localization

      • Bug fixes: 

        • you find the complete list here

      Changes 8.1.5 (Build 268)

      • New features: 

        • Paste Image menu item

      • Updated features:  

        • added tab key support to switch between the catch modes
        • improved cut tool
        • , on number keyboard will automatically replaced with a .
        • space key can insert a ,
        • improved TIFF calibration
        • Sparkle framework updated und download changed to https

      • Bug fixes:

        • you find the complete list here

      Changes 8.1.4 (Build 255)

      • New features: 

        • cut tool

      • Updated features: 

        • layer popup displays define layer names and colors (if layer color is active)
        • resizing of images will now be proportional at the edges

      • Bug fixes: 

        • you find the complete list here

      Changes 8.1.2 (Build 248)

      • New features: 

        • popup with list of used layer for quick layer selection

      • Updated features: 

        • improved processing of corrupted elements
        • backspace/delete key support during hatching to remove last element from contour selection
        • calibrate tool supports inch in addition to mm
        • double click in symbol list edits symbol

      • Bug fixes: 

        • you find the complete list here

      Changes 8.1.1 (Build 237)

      • New features: 

        • added template support
        • added print header & footer

      • Updated features: 

        • added dxf export option to define arc size
        • improved verification of arcs
        • added option to select display of auto catch mode
        • removed spline base point limit of 50
        • active layer filter shows an check mark
        • active set shows an check mark
        • added pen width to edit dimension element

      • Bug fixes: 

        • you find the complete list here

      Changes 8.1 (Build 218)

      • New features: 

        • open/save of sets added
        • export of the visible drawing (active layer set) as DXF added
        • added large crosshair cursor option
        • added separate button for endless line mode
        • added function to delete layer filters
        • added option to modify symbol preview size to the prefs

      • Updated features: 

        • improved pen options
        • added ^53 = last file save date
        • added ^54 = last file save time
        • text can now contain ^xx commands and text
        • opened symbol library will be stored during application usage
        • improved width/pen display in the window (only available options will be displayed)
        • added predefine scale 1/4"=1'
        • color field will be hidden in user interface if pen mode is active
        • added quick change of active layer in the quick layer dialog with a command + mouse click
        • scaling of groups simplified

      • Bug fixes: 

        • you find the complete list here

      Changes 8.0.2 (Build 194)

      • New features:

        • export menu improved (separate items for the formats)

      • Updated features:

        • improved localizations

      • Bug fixes:

        • you find the complete list here

      Changes 8.0.1 (Build 186)

      • New features:

        • added context menu for quick change of function
        • added tools menu
        • added "Enter Fullscreen" menu item
        • added preference for localized date display
        • added panning with shift click and move
        • added scroll left/right with command and scrollwheel
        • added catch mode shortcuts to options menu
        • added automatic replacement of space with a comma after entering numbers into the command line
        • added function to double or halve grid size

      • Updated features:

        • many dialog resizements for the French translation
        • Japanese translation much improved

      • Bug fixes:

        • fixed a bug in the ^50 and ^51 text operator
        • fixed possible crash after deletion of a symbol in the symbol management
        • fixed a bug in the edit dimension attribute dialog
        • fixed a bug in the edit textbox dialog
        • fixed a bug during drawing an arc with two or three points
        • fixed a bug in save as PDF

      Changes 8.0 (Build 171)

      • New features:
        •  new simplified user interface 
        • support of retina displays 
        • full unicode support 
        • support of new technologies and future safe 
        • full rewrite in Cocoa

      Changes 7.5.3 (Build 104)

      • Bug fixes:
        •  various issues with hatching fixed

      Changes 7.5.2 

      • New features: 
        • signed for Gatekeeper
      • Bug fixes:
        • various bug fixes

      Changes 7.5.1 

      • New features:
        • rewritten from Pascal to C to prepare a Cocoa version
        • updated application icon due Mac App Store requirements
      • Updated features:
        • support for space key as separator in input line added
      • Bug fixes:
        • fixed a bug upon import of old text boxes
        • math bugs fixed
        • fixed arc export in HPGL2
        • fixed display bug for very large arcs
        • fixed crash upon import of old drawing with subwindows
        • fixed bug in apply parameter to other dimensions
        • removed update check on Lion  because the Carbon URL manager is no longer working on Lion
        • bug in conversion of some Japanese fonts of older drawing to unicode fixed
        • preview creation bug fixed
        • pattern printing issue fixed
        • possible crash during verify of symbols fixed
        • bug with size of textbox with unicode text fixed
        • color issue fixed
        • print area issue fixed
        • bug during display of grayscale fills in layer color mode fixed
        • many other bug fixes and little enhancements

      Changes 7.0.2

      •  numerous bug fixes and minor improvements

      Changes 7.0.1

      • Bugs introduced by the switch to Quartz drawing fixed

      Changes 7

      • New features:
        • 'zoom all' menu command - with and without infinite lines- added
        • new file format cadx (see next item for the reason)
        • unicode support added for text, text box and dimensions (also in symbol libraries)
        • display and printing changed from quickdraw to quartz
        • pdf export added (this replaces pict export)
        • TIFF calibrate option added
        • new saved files now utilize .cadx as extension to give a visual feedback for the changed file format (this format is supported starting with CADintosh 7)
      • Updated features:
        • localization updated
        • display ofprint area improved
        • zoom with scrollwheel improved
        • recent items can now displayed with or without path
        • localized pdfs and sample files moved to the localized folders in the resource folder
      • Bug fixes:
        • possible crash during the importing of files with old background images fixed
        • display issue in individual mode fixed
        • bug related to non metric calculations fixed
        • bug in definition of custom line filters fixed
        • possible crash during preview creation fixed
        • possible font selection bug fixed
        • bug with the creation of a parallel line in automatic mode fixed
        • bug in the creation of an arc with two lines and one arc fixed
        • display issues during the usage of older fonts fixed
        • many other bug fixes and small enhancements

      Changes 6.1.1

      •  New features
        • Print all added (UB)
      • Updated features
        • English and German manuals updated
        • text options dialog simplified
        • option to take the other arc after trim added (UB)
      • Bug fixes
        • bug in "Open recent" submenu fixed (UB)
        • bug in "Statistic" dialog fixed (UB)
        • bug in reading some settings from files stored with the X version fixed (UB)
        • drag & drop issue in Snow Leopard fixed (UB)
        • many other bug fixes and small enhancemets (UB) 

      Changes 6.1 

      • New features
        • Quartz support much improved
        • text options simplified
        • manual updated
      • Enhancements
        • numerous minor enhancements 
      • Bug fixes
        • numerous bug fixes in the UB version

      Changes 6.0.1

      • Bug fixes
        • bug during the printing of lines/arcs with other line type then solid fixed
        • crash when opening second file with double symbol names fixed
        • redraw bug when scrolling in layer dialog fixed
        • numerous other small bug fixes

      Changes 6.0

      •  New features
        • drawing with Quartz (as option) added (UB only)
        • CNO import added
        • bug reporting with SmartCrashReporter added (UB only)
        • support for Leopard added
        • sample files and sheets added to the application package (UB/X only)
      • Bug fixes
        • many other small bug fixes and enhancements

      Changes 5.5.3

      • New features
        • toolbar can now be displayed in one row/column as option
        • option click on layer menu disables the layer
        • remove text style utility function added
      • Bug fixes
        • file selection bug under Leopard beta fixed
        • bak file with more than 31 fixed
        • crash upon export of dxf files with illegal layer numbers fixed
        • bug in info window fixed
        • toggle all selectable bug fixed (UB)
        • many display issues in the Intel version fixed

      Changes 5.5.2

      • New features

        • toolbar can be displayed in one row/column as option
        • option click on layer menu disables the layer
        • remove text style utility function added

      • Bug fixes

        • bak file with more than 31 fixed
        • crash upon export of dxf files with illegal layer numbers fixed
        • bug in info window fixed
        • many display issues in the Intel version fixed

      Changes 5.5.1

      • Program icon redesigned  
      • Numerous bug fixes in the Universal Binary version

      Changes 5.5

      • Improvements

        • Universal Binary version
        • clear command to "Open Recent" submenu added
        • delete layer function added to the layer menu
        • localized support e-mail address item added to help menu (Italian, French, German)

      • Bug fixes

        • crash while joining two splines fixed
        • not functioning font change in input line fixed
        • bug in selection of inch scale in Area:Options fixed
        • crash after opening Mess-Daten fixed
        • error in DXF export with very long texts fixed
        • error in DXF import of hatches fixed
        • error during selection in subwindow fixed
        • error in Symbol Alignment with automatic mode fixed
        • yes/no in input line localized
        • scroll wheel zoom bug in sub window fixed

      Changes 5.3.2

      • Improvements

        • layer popup checks the current layer and marks the invisible layers
        • remove double lines functions added
        • fonts for lists can be changed in the prefs
        • verify function improved
        • direct Mighty Mouse support added
        • Italian localization added

      • Bug fixes

        • possible crash upon clicking in set window with no drawing fixed
        • possible -48 error after cancelation of open command fixed
        • possible crash with autocatch mode on Mac OS X fixed
        • file name bug (charset, long names) in recent items menu fixed (Mac OS X)
        • dxf import ignores now undocumented hatch command
        • hatchings insides symbols will be now rotated if the symbol has an angle
        • edit window bug with dimensions fixed
        • possible bug in horizontal/vertical slider fixed
        • verify of lines improved
        • possible crash after selecting quit menu with open dialogs fixed
        • filename bug after saving a selection of the drawing fixed (Mac OS X)
        • possible crash during import of dxf files with incorrect hatchings fixed
        • better refresh after deletion and move operations
        • translation bugs fixed
        • truncated text after explode of a symbol (in the bottom line)
        • Refresh bug in set window after changing to symbol window
        • zoom all bug with text boxes fixed
        • undo crash with text boxes fixed
        • possible crash upon click in color picker without open drawing fixed
        • hpgl import is more stable and imports now files with labels and missing dt command

      Changes 5.3.1

      • French introduction document added
      • Japanese translation updated
      • bug in English introduction fixed
      • automatic catch mode bug in French version fixed

      Changes 5.3

      • New features:

        • edit window added
        • option for display of dimmed tiffs added
        • Spanish translation added
        • live panning added (option)
        • live zoom added (option)

      • Updated features:

        • sets support automatic mode
        • redraw speed improved
        • printing speed of PICTs improved
        • tool tip with layer names to Quick Layer added
        • button sizes of tool windows for Mac OS X improved
        • many other little updates

      • Bug fixes:

        • possible bug with auto-mode and x-lines fixed
        • many internal changes and bug fixes

      Changes 5.2

      • introduction pdf completly rewritten
      • import of coordinate files added
      • drawing of a parallel line simplified (one click saved)
      • help tags for icons added
      • redraw speed and live update on X improved
      • auto catch mode improved
      • dxf import improved
      • many other small changes and bug fixes

      Changes 5.1

      • multilanguage support added for Mac OS X version
      • function to convert a list of lines/circles to an x-line added
      • help menu added
      • DXF export improved
      • other changes and bugfixes

      Changes 5.0.1

      • used layer can now easily selected in the footer of the window
      • crash with zero dimensions fixed
      • dialogs improved for 10.3
      • zero decimal places of dimensions can now be removed
      • bug with tolerance value editing fixed

      Changes 5.0

      • automatic catching mode added (this improves the complete drawing process a lot)
      • many print issues on Mac OS X fixed
      • gui improved for Panther
      • command line optimized
      • bugs in textbox fixed
      • DXF import improved
      • many other bug fixes and improvements

      Changes 4.4

      • hybrid mode added (import of tiffs for drawing over them and eraser)
      • enter text for texts uses now selected text font
      • note after import of DXF 2000 files added
      • incompatibility with tinker tools fixed
      • carbon version uses now session printing
      • copy pict to clipboard works now on Mac OS X
      • HPGL export crash with hatching fixed
      • symbol libraries can now be used with the unregistered version, too (but only limited)
      • DXF import improved
      • printing improved (Mac OS X)
      • option to draw dimensions with extra line added
      • opening a cad file will check the fonts; not available fonts may be replaced
      • bugs in assigning keys to functions fixed
      • many other bug fixes and small enhancements

      Changes 4.3

      • support for Mac OS X 10.2 added
      • STL import (binary) added
      • option to create closed x-lines added
      • printing bugs on Mac OS X fixed
      • bug with setting the function keys fixed
      • bug in the coordinate display in sub windows fixed
      • layer settings can now be printed on Mac OS X
      • crash during explode of more than 10000 x-lines fixed
      • hatching of rounded rectangles work now
      • possible crash during import of symbol libraries fixed
      • other bug fixes

      Changes 4.2

      • printing improved (Carbon)
      • long file name support (Carbon on Mac OS X)
      • DXF import and export improved
      • bug fixes and internal changes

      Changes 4.1.2

      • many bug fixes
      • Mac OS X support improved

      Changes 4.1.1

      • possible bug in preview creation fixed

      Changes 4.1

      • Carbon improved
      • DXF import improved
      • IGES detection improved
      • many bug fixes and internal changes

      Changes 4.0

      • first Carbon version
      • DXF import and export much improved
      • many bug fixes and internal changes

      Changes 3.7.2

      • DXF import improved
      • crash during opening files on a PowerPC with Mac OS 8.1 or earlier fixed
      • other bug fixes

      Changes 3.7.1

      • possible crash after delete fixed
      • possible crash during display of rotated text fixed
      • redraw bug after union function fixed
      • other internal changes

      Changes 3.7

      • support for Mac OS 9 improved
      • basic AppleScript support added
      • DXF import improved
      • IGES import improved
      • printing of hatching improved
      • print all added
      • relatve coordinate improved
      • other changes and bug fixes

      Changes 3.6

      • text box added
      • DXF import and export improved
      • IGES import and export improved
      • PC compatible layer colors added
      • PC and MAC color table selectable
      • fraction support improved
      • appearance support improved
      • many internal changes
      • bug fixes

      Changes 3.5.1

      • section lineing improved
      • filter functions improved
      • bug in dimension editing fixed
      • bug during moving of elements fixed
      • display bugs in the editing line fixed

      Changes 3.5

      • support for Mac OS 8.5 added
      • DXF import and export improved (import of DXF 13, 14 and so on)
      • IGES import and export improved
      • SELIG import added
      • userdefined filter added
      • other improvements
      • internal bugs fixed

      Changes 3.0.3

      • possible crash upon opening of drawings with subwindows fixed

      Changes 3.0.2

      • plot will be done in the background
      • hpgl and serial option are no in different dialogs
      • the codepage can be selected for DXF import
      • dxf export will check and correct illegal symbol names
      • comments can be copied and pasted in the comment dialog
      • splines can be exploded with window
      • layer filter import bug from old versions fixed
      • bug in function key dialog fixed
      • bug during move of colored texts fixed
      • bug during streching of dimensions fixed
      • bug during printing of very large hatching fixed
      • centering bug for input line dialog fixed
      • printing of circles improved

      Changes 3.0.1:

      • new function header & footer added
      • support for Mac OS 8 contex menus added
      • use of Mercutio 1.5 for the menus
      • zoom uses now the option key
      • bug in DXF import (polylines and recursive symbols) fixed
      • bug in HPGL/2 export fixed
      • internal changes