HighDesign 1.8 Final Candidate 4 Now Available

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HighDesign 1.8 Final Candidate 4 Now Available

Post by Andrew » Fri Feb 08, 2008 1:32 pm

HighDesign 1.8 Final Candidate 4 is now available for download and testing. This is the last release candidate before the final HighDesign 1.8.

Important: The file format has changed in this new release. Older 1.8 betas will not be able to load files saved in 1.8fc4.

Download HighDesign 1.8fc4

Release Notes
  • [FIX] Solved a problem with autosave that could occasionally freeze the program for some minutes.
  • [FIX] DXF Import: with some files, the import function created redundant print areas.
  • [FIX] PDF Export: fixed a problem with polygons.
  • [FIX] PDF Export: fixed text objects with a background shape whose alpha values were set to 0.
  • [FIX] PDF Export: Arrowheads of polylines were not exported correctly.
  • [FIX] Stretch: fixed an error in Redo Stretch.
  • [FIX] Stretch: fixed a computation error that caused extra objects to be stretched.
  • [OPT] Functions that apply geometric transformations now show faster live previews.
  • [OPT] Faster Select All.
  • [FIX] Chamfer did not accept 0.0 as valid value.
  • [FIX] Drawing Manager: saved line-types did not honor the current units.
  • [FIX] Drawing Manager: deleting a line-type did not move the corresponding file to the trash.
  • [FIX] Saved line-types did not load correctly.
  • [FIX] Saving a line-type could overwrite an existing file without notice.
  • [FIX] Printed pen weights no longer change with different printer resolutions.
  • [IMP] Internal enhancements to allow the maximum accuracy of calculations.
  • [FIX] Fixed an internal error caused by damaged hatch objects.
  • [FIX] Some dimensions in fractional feet and inches could display slightly inaccurate values.
  • [FIX] Freehand lines saved in 1.8 were not loaded correctly.
  • [FIX] Walls extended to a different wall no longer leave artifacts in place of the old intersection.
  • [FIX] DXF Export: fixed a problem with dimensions.

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