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June 22, 2020

New Features & Improvements

๐ŸŽ‰ New Features

  • new desk grid menu
  • 6 feet office simulation ( now runs in a separate worker )
  • visibility polygon simulation
  • walking distance simulation
  • updated simulation menu with some previews

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๐Ÿ›  Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • Fixed ceiling lamp toggle
  • Fixed simulation not updating in some cases
  • Fixed login issues for users with slow internet
  • Fixed mini-map rotation issue
  • Fixed issue with incorrect zoom extents calculation
  • Lots of glitches addressed + general UI cleanup
  • 3D Viewer v2.4.1


May 30, 2020

New Features & Improvements

๐ŸŽ‰ New Features

  • Alt + drag to duplicate an element
  • Auto layout when changing space usage
  • โ€œTest-fitโ€ renamed to โ€œAuto layoutโ€
  • Finish measuring with double-click
  • Zoom to mouse position in orthographic 3d view
  • Warning in dashboard if editor has unsaved changes
  • Cut elements with Ctrl + X
  • Viewer v2.3.1 - this enables zooming-to-point in orthographic mode and also fixes orthographic mode in the Print app
  • Analyzer app - .xlsx export
  • Added feature to change furniture color and switch to similar item

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๐Ÿ›  Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • Improved inventory exports
  • Fixed rendering nested interior items when opening a scene
  • Fixed shortcuts on Windows
  • Mini-map - fixed issue where the position indicator would get stuck, especially on touch devices
  • Added unsaved changes warning when navigating from the Editor
  • Print app - fixed glitches and added better Firefox support
  • Print app - fixed issue where the drawing style wouldn't be reset in the Viewer app after you updated it in Print
  • Print app - improved the generated floor mode images by using saved bookmarks where possible (thanks for reporting)
  • Added loading bar for 2d and 3d
  • Added highlight to furniture in group when item is hovered over in list
  • Added x-ray mode when clicking "view group", & removed "edit group"
April 1, 2020

Editor V1 released

๐ŸŽ‰ New Features

  • Editor V1
  • Drag in furniture elements from the side menu.
  • Change the room function and run a test-fit to see the furnishing change automatically ( beta )
  • Get a summary of the current inventory in a list view ( type and count ) > export CSV
  • See all changes immediately in 3D
  • Run simulations ( beta ) - daylight, circulation, privacy
  • Save plan or save copy
  • Saving the plan makes the changes available in all other apps like profiler, print and Space API
  • 3D viewer v2.3.0
  • New web-gl 2D engine
  • Added "delete" action in group & interior context menu
  • Added option to download inventory as .xslx
  • Added option to connect to local blender server
  • Added group editing with double-click

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๐Ÿ›  Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • Facebook login removed
  • Lots of UI cleanup
  • Fixed measuring
  • Fixed scripting tab and example scripts
  • Fixed showing floorplan
  • Fixed xrayMode
  • Fixed deletion of multi-selected nodes
  • Improved side menu width
  • Fixed print app being visible on smaller devices
March 25, 2020

Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • Show more than first 50 scenes in folder grid view
  • Floor plan engine v1.5.4
  • Viewer v2.2.0 - Pinch-zoom works on iPad again
  • Fixed saving as imperial / metric units
  • Fixed incorrect scale for exported floor plans
  • Fixed broken scene settings pop-up
  • Fixed IFC export and improved user messages when exports fail
  • First wave of UI cleanup
  • Search bar moved down from the main header into the scene list view
  • Sticky header for the table and grid scene list
  • Folder selection is now highlighted in the sidebar
  • Demo folder button moved up into the normal folder navigation
  • Lots of general visual improvements and cleanup
February 13, 2020

3D Viewer & Print app new features released

๐ŸŽ‰ New features

3D viewer:

  • Real-time reflection support
  • Performance improvements for all scenes

Print app:

  • PDF generation and download support

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October 11, 2019

New Features & Improvements

๐ŸŽ‰ New features

  • New simple navigation mode
  • Person view
    - Tap or click anywhere in the scene to move to that location
  • Bird view
    - Double tap or click in the scene to change to person mode
    - Single finger drag to rotate
    - Double finger drag to pan
    - Pinch to zoom / rotate
  • Tutorials and tool-tips added to the viewer

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๐Ÿ›  Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • 'Share' app removed from the dashboard and added as a pop-up in the viewer
  • Stability improvements
  • Style and layout fixes in the dashboard

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September 12, 2019

New Features & Improvements

๐ŸŽ‰ New features

  • New dashboard table view. Scenes can now be viewed as a list and sorted by name, address, and floor area

๐Ÿ›  Bug Fixes & Improvements

  • 3D engine rendering improvements
    - Plant rendering improved ('disappearing leaves' artifact eliminated)
    - Materials that use opacity maps (e.g. a mesh chair backrest) will no longer obstruct other objects behind them
  • Decreased default tour speed
  • 3D transitions are prevented from running over 8 seconds. This helps navigation in situations where the user has navigated very far from the 3D scene
  • Interaction and accessibility fixes for iOS devices
  • Various style and layout fixes in the dashboard

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August 28, 2019

New Features & Improvements

๐ŸŽ‰ New features

  • Smart landing in the 3D view. This feature prevents landing in undesirable positions such as stairwells and elevators when transitioning to first person mode

๐Ÿ›  Bug Fixes & Improvement

  • 3D engine v1.9.1
    - Trackpad gesture support for MacOS Safari
    - Increased presentation speed
    - Bug fixes
  • Improved caching for embedded scenes
  • Fixed issue where the mini-map would not resize correctly in some situations

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July 25, 2019

New Features & Improvements

๐ŸŽ‰ New features

  • Enabled preview images, titles and descriptions when sharing Dashboard scene URLs, while keeping loading performance high

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๐Ÿ›  Bug Fixes & Improvement

  • 3D engine - compressed textures
    - PowerVR texture compression (PVRTC) support
    - Basis Universal texture compression support
  • 3D engine - loading indicator
    - Loading progress is now displayed along the top edge of the viewer viewport
  • Standalone viewer - loading improvements
    - Data is served via new distributed microservices infrastructure and assets are served statically where possible, greatly reducing the number of needed api calls
    - Scene data is cached locally
  • Various appearance and layout fixes for MS Edge

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June 26, 2019

New Features & Improvements

๐ŸŽ‰ New Features

  • Profiler navigation - zoom to extents
    - When 'zoom to selection' is enabled in the profiler, the floor plan view will zoom to the selected spaces. Spaces can be selected by tapping or clicking on the plan, or from within the inventory table
  • 3D navigation - double tapping or clicking inside the scene in person or bird modes will navigate you to a point
  • Mini-map navigation
    - Bird and person modes now include a mini-map in the upper-right corner of the viewport
    - The person mode mini-map displays the current position of the camera. Tapping or clicking a point in the mini-map will navigate the camera to a point
    - The bird mode mini-map can be used for room-to-room navigation. Tapping or clicking a room in the mini-map will navigate the camera to the room
    - Mini-map can be included in the standalone viewer by toggling the option in the share app
    - Mini-map is only available on tablet and desktop devices
  • Profiler layout improvements for small screens

๐Ÿ›  Bug fixes & Improvements

  • New backwards-compatible URL system for embedded and shared scenes in the standalone viewer
  • Floor plan engine v1.3.2
  • 2D/3D toggle replaced by 'floor plan mode'
    - Floor plan mode button is integrated into the main navigation toolbar in the bottom left of the viewport
    - The viewer now smoothly transitions between the three modes: floor plan mode, person mode, bird mode
  • Zoom extents - tapping or clicking the floor plan or bird mode buttons a second time will always zoom the camera to the extents of the scene. For example, while in bird mode, the bird mode button can be pressed again to reset the camera position
  • 3D engine v1.8.4
    - Double tap or click in the scene to navigate to a point
    - 3D markers can now be included in the scene to give visual feedback for pointer events
    - Loading queue improvements
  • Floor plan engine v1.3.1
    - Theme support for custom plan styles
    - Support for zoom and pan animations


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