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by Andrew
Thu May 24, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Updates & Information
Topic: Updated Privacy Policy
Replies: 0
Views: 83

Updated Privacy Policy

In light of the new european General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which places new obligations on organizations that process EU personal data, we have updated our Privacy Policy to better explain what personal data we obtain, how, and how it is processed and protected. We have made our Privacy...
by Andrew
Fri May 04, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: Updates & Information
Topic: A Peek at the Future: What’s Ahead for HighDesign
Replies: 3
Views: 256

A Peek at the Future: What’s Ahead for HighDesign

From our blog: "May 2018 marks the 15th year of development of HighDesign. When it was introduced, HighDesign was a light-weight CAD tool intended to assist professional designers in their every day tasks. It ran natively on the relatively new Mac OS X as well as OS 9 and featured the fundamental dr...
by Andrew
Thu May 03, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: How to create <views>
Replies: 1
Views: 146

Re: How to create <views>

Views are indeed very helpful, and are also going to be hugely improved in the future by including filtered views for project analysis.
A tutorial will be available in the next few days. Good request, thanks!
by Andrew
Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: highdesign 2017 - first try
Replies: 9
Views: 1313

Re: highdesign 2017 - first try

Thank you all for your feedback on HD 2017 and your comments. Over the last year we have worked on many core features, not all of which are visible yet. Starting with the 2017.0 release, and with the next 4 updates we have made important changes to the internal structure of the software so as to ref...
by Andrew
Thu Sep 21, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: Print drawing monochrome with one layer printed in colour
Replies: 1
Views: 758

Re: Print drawing monochrome with one layer printed in colour

In the current version the best way to do that would probably be similar to what you mentioned, working with layer/object colours. Depending on the complexity of the drawing, it could be a good idea to create a Project View with some layers turned off and choose that from the Print window. The next ...
by Andrew
Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: Updates & Information
Topic: Forum Update
Replies: 0
Views: 1146

Forum Update

Hello, we've updated the forum software to the latest version and changed the default style to a more modern theme that is more readable on portable devices. This new update also addresses a registration problem where the anti-spam system would occasionally not allow legitimate users to login. The n...
by Andrew
Wed Sep 13, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: New Video Tutorial: Using Snaps
Replies: 0
Views: 1136

New Video Tutorial: Using Snaps

A new video tutorial has been posted: Using Snaps in HighDesign.
Watch it on our YouTube Channel.
by Andrew
Wed Aug 09, 2017 2:31 pm
Forum: Updates & Information
Topic: HighDesign 2017.2.2 Maintenance Update
Replies: 0
Views: 905

HighDesign 2017.2.2 Maintenance Update

Hi, a new update is available for download. This is a maintenance update that addresses a number of issues that have been reported and improves stability and compatibility. The focus of this release has been on images and texts, with many other improvements and fixes. This is a recommended update es...
by Andrew
Wed Jul 05, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Blog: Summer 2017 Recap
Replies: 0
Views: 859

Blog: Summer 2017 Recap

New blog post: Summer 2017 Topics: HighDesign 2017 Release 1 + Release 2, HighDesign for Windows "The first half of 2017 is behind us, and this is a good time to sum up what we’ve been working on. March: Release 2017.1 In March, we released HighDesign 2017.1, the first update to the 2017 product lin...
by Andrew
Mon Jun 26, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Updates & Information
Topic: HighDesign 2017 R2 Now Available
Replies: 0
Views: 863

HighDesign 2017 R2 Now Available

HighDesign 2017 Release 2 is now available! This new version focuses on project documentation and improves the workflow with a clearer organization of the tools, now grouped by function: selection, sketch, documentation, design and view. This change also includes the introduction of a new dedicated ...
by Andrew
Tue Apr 18, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: Updates & Information
Topic: HighDesign 2017.1 Available
Replies: 2
Views: 1739

Re: HighDesign 2017.1 Available

Hello Andrew, I'm a few hours into 17.1. I am unable to use the gradient slider on my color menu. If I try to slide the 'ball', my color goes to black 255 and exits me out of the color picker window. Thanks, Erin Hi Erin, that situation occurs on retina displays. We fixed it and will release a new ...
by Andrew
Tue Mar 07, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Updates & Information
Topic: HighDesign 2017.1 Available
Replies: 2
Views: 1739

HighDesign 2017.1 Available

HighDesign 2017.1 is now available for download. This update adds a new rectangle by center method, improves refresh speed, DXF/DWG compatibility, PDF export, enhances texts, annotations and dimensions, and addresses a number of stability issues. Download: http://www.ilexsoft.com/downloads/index.htm...
by Andrew
Thu Feb 09, 2017 11:39 am
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: HighDesign 2017.1 BETA
Replies: 13
Views: 5100

Re: HighDesign 2017.1 BETA

HighDesign 2017.1b9 is now available for download. This new beta introduces speed optimizations aimed at improving the performance in the constructions and editing phases, especially on high-resolution displays. Download HighDesign 2017.1b9 Please use our bug tracking system to report any issues.
by Andrew
Tue Jan 24, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: HighDesign 2017.1 BETA
Replies: 13
Views: 5100

Re: HighDesign 2017.1 BETA 4

axys wrote:Tested and all seems to be working now. I'm set until 2023!
:D Thanks Axis!!
by Andrew
Tue Jan 24, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: HighDesign 2017.1 BETA
Replies: 13
Views: 5100

Re: HighDesign 2017.1 BETA 4

John Compiani wrote:I've briefly tested Beta 8 and it appears to have fixed the greyed out DWG issue for me.
Thanks John, it seems we are set to solve this issue finally.