Development Log (V5)

Development Log

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Version 5.6.6351.32466 - 5/22/2017

Program changes:

  • Added ability to automatically attach certain accessories like spears and hangers, similar to how "Add Corner" works
  • Added "Both" option when choosing which side of an awning to add a corner or accessory to
  • Added ability to paste multiple lines of text into a single table cell via Ctrl+Shift+V or right-click context menu
  • Fixed problem in Insert Value window with estimation values not appearing correctly
  • Fixed text box not becoming selected properly after previously having a table selected
  • Fixed text box temporarily appearing with large font when exiting edit mode by selecting something outside the page
  • Fixed loss of contents in text boxes when changing source from "Single Object" to "Total for All Objects"
  • Fixed crash when using a font that worked in the past but is no longer usable
  • Fixed crash when undoing the setting of the Obscure target on a dynamic object
  • Fixed crash when undoing deletion of single part from a single part object when a valance is present
  • Fixed crash when opening the Insert Value window for a dynamic object that does not support estimation
  • Fixed crash when opening the estimation panel for a custom object that was previously saved with Estimation formulas
  • Fixed crash when grouping dynamic objects with "Auto-Connect Compatible Objects" option on after undo/redo
  • Fixed crash when deleting table cells or rows in rare circumstances
  • Fixed crash when unable to query printer information

Estimation changes:

  • Added ability to add estimated materials (e.g. fabric, braid) to the cart on Trivantage.com ("Add to cart" button in BOM tab)
  • Changed calculations so that any discounts are deducted before the sales tax is applied
  • Added fabric only and shipping costs when the details option is turned on in the Cost tab
  • Added fabric list price per yard and shipping cost per yard when the details option is turned on in the Cost tab
  • Added ability to calculate rafter lacing strips and grommets
  • Added option to control whether or not number of valance cutouts is included in quote description
  • Fixed incorrect results for Paint and Powder Coat charges for spreader/lacing bars when awning quantity was greater than 1
  • Fixed incorrect negative results for various values when grommet spacing was set to 0
  • Fixed Fabric tab values disappearing when estimation panel was opened after imported texture was applied
  • Fixed various estimation values such as fabric cost being lost when saving dynamic objects as custom objects

Dynamic objects:

  • Added new Tri Truss object to Stationary tab
  • Added new Full-Cassette Retractable object to Retractable tab
  • Added new dynamic Spear object to Misc. tab that can be used standalone or attached to the sides of Open Traditional or Concave
  • Added new dynamic Hanger object to Misc. tab that can be used standalone or attached to the inside of Rigid Flat Panel
  • Added new Square/Round Horizontal/Depth Beam objects to Misc tab
  • Improved Circle object in Misc tab to look more smooth (less faceted)
  • Split single "Has side fabric" option into separate "Has left side fabric" and "Has right side fabric" options
  • Added option to turn off front fabric to the Gable Marquee and Round Marquee objects
  • Added bottom bar and SB bottom bar options to Open Traditional
  • Added option to change the back height of the out bars on Open Traditional
  • Added back lacing bar option to Dome
  • Added option to indent right/left end rafters on Traditional
  • Added top fabric option to Pergola that allows fabric to be oriented left to right or front to back
  • Added option to Hipped Traditional that allows Traditional awnings to be connected to the right and/or left hip
  • Added options to Slide On Wire: Option to have more than 2 wires holding it up, option to lower or raise awning fabric in relation to support beams and option to show hardware necessary to attach awning to slide wires
  • Renamed "Lacing Bars" parameter group to "Lacing" because new rafter lacing options were added
  • Fixed overlapping fabric on Dome, Long Dome, Convex Round Corner when using separate sign band fabric option
  • Fixed Slide On Wire problem where poles were not connected to support beams in certain cases
  • Fixed Slide On Wire problem where top plates were overlapping support beams in certain cases
  • Changed Retractable object so housing is a separate part that can be hidden when not needed
  • Removed unused lacing bar diameter option from Dome, Long Dome, Convex Round Corner

Fabrics:

Dickson

Trivantage
  • Added SolaMesh Shade Sail fabrics

 


Version 5.6.6191.34549 - 12/13/2016

Program changes:

  • Fixed crash/incorrect results when selecting Estimation Values section in Insert Value window
  • Changed list of values in Insert Value window to only allow a single row to be selected
  • Fixed textboxes and rich textboxes in page layout losing their parameter tags in various situations
  • Changed "repeat for all objects" to only be an option for tables (not textboxes)
  • Fixed value substitution to not say "multiple objects" when substitution type is set to "none"
  • Fixed crash when undoing deletion of single part from single part object when valance is present
  • Fixed crash when undoing set obscure target on dynamic object part
  • Added note to estimation agreement about estimation being available in eval mode but licensed separately

Estimation changes:

  • Added option to control whether number of valance cutouts is included in quote description

Dynamic objects:

  • Added partial spreader bar option to Traditional, Open Traditional, Traditional Roof, Traditional Gable Marquee Combo, and Gable Marquee
  • Changed Slide On Wire to only allow poles when frame is present


Version 5.6.6163.27415 - 11/15/2016

Program changes:

  • Added color column to parts list in page layout when using the multi-colored parts option
  • Added ability for dynamic objects to have pre-modeled components
  • Fixed frame joint visualization not appearing
  • Fixed pasting text with multiple lines into table cells in page layout
  • Fixed Transform By window to be closed automatically when switching to the File tab
  • Fixed minor resource leak when an existing scene is replaced by a new one

Estimation changes:

  • Added bill of materials (BOM) tab with summary of quantity/description/Trivantage item number for fabric/braid/extrusion used by object(s) being estimated
  • Added ability to specify separate fabric widths for top, sign band, and valance fabric
  • Added ability to specify separate labor rates for frame and fabric labor
  • Added automatic default fabric width based on fabric applied to object
  • Added automatic default fabric/braid cost (including shipping) based on fabric/braid applied to object
  • Changed minimum fabric increment from ½ yard to ¼ yard for "yards to order" calculation

Dynamic objects:

  • Added Slide-on-Wire to Retractable tab
  • Added experimental "Traditional with Accessories" to Stationary tab with support for addition of z-brackets and track
  • Modified Rigid Flat Panel so it can be turned into a flat awning with no sides, with or without a valance
  • Added option to Traditional for level out bars when bottom bar is raised
  • Changed housing and front bar on Retractable to look more realistic
  • Changed finial on Octagonal Canopy and all umbrellas to look more realistic
  • Added round umbrella base option to all umbrellas
  • Fixed text not being oriented correctly on top fabric of Hipped Canopy and Rectangular Tent with Poles
  • Fixed bottom pole plate alignment on some objects
  • Fixed incorrect raised out bar dimension on Open Traditional

Fabrics:

Glen Raven


 

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