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ActCAD 2019 New Version 84801 Released-(21-Sep-2018)

ActCAD announces the release of new version 84801 for ActCAD 2019 Professional. Below are the product affected in this new release:

  • ActCAD 2019 Professional - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2019 Professional - 32bit
  • ActCAD 2019 Standard - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2019 Standard - 32bit

Below is a detailed log of improvements in this maintenance release:

  • Fixed the display of some icons on Surface toolbar
  • Revision of external OpenDesign Teigha version to 4750 (4.2)
  • Fixed Bug - Selection of objects in a drawing with groups takes long time
  • Fixed Bug - Wrong behavior in selection of the viewports
  • Fixed Bug - Hovering over entities adds them to the previous selection set
  • Fixed Bug - polypoint does not use its color or point size parameters
  • Fixed Bug - HYPERLINKOPTIONS does not turn off tooltips
  • Fixed Bug - Added new Taiwan version
  • Fixed Bug - Shift-click to allow for deselecting fails

The new versions are available for download from our Downloads Depot. Existing users can simply run CheckForUpdates command to apply latest patch automatically.


ActCAD Stall At IndExpo At HITEX, India-(01-Sep-2018)

ActCAD has setup a stall at IndExpo, HITEX, Hyderabad India along with its India Distributor Jytra Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd. during 31st August to 2nd September, 2018. ActCAD Team has demonstrated ActCAD 2D & 3D CAD Products to over 500 visitors. Team also focused on illustrating the incorporation of IntelliCAD Technology in ActCAD that made it a powerful and user friendly CAD Platform. The visitors also had the chance to get some hands on practice of the software and provided with Software Trial DVDs. Please view event pictures below:

ActCAD Indexpo 1

ActCAD Indexpo 2

ActCAD Indexpo 3

ActCAD Indexpo 4


ActCAD 2019 New Version 84792 Released-(27-Jun-2018)

ActCAD announces the release of new version 84792 for below-mentioned products:

  • ActCAD 2019 Professional - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2019 Professional - 32bit
  • ActCAD 2019 Standard - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2019 Standard - 32bit

Below are the details of some important fixes and improvements:

  • Fixed the issue of NEWDRAWING command to launch NEWWIZ dialog from its options
  • Fixed the crash issue of ActCAD in some cases of using Zoom Extents
  • Fixed the crash issue of ActCAD while creating a Viewport and trying Zoom Extents
  • Fixed Hatch Stretch issue with full window selection
  • Fixed AUTOSAVE issue which corrupts SV$ fiel
  • Fixed some issues of Drawing Audit functionality
  • Fixed the issue of Hatch Boundary recognition when line weights display is enabled
  • Fixed the issue of Stretch arrow head grips that uses incorrect base point
  • Revised ODA Teigha libraries to 4.3.4674
  • Revised ActCAD API Programming Toolkit to latest version

The new versions are available for download from our Downloads page. Existing ActCAD 2019 uses can use CHECKFORUPDATES to automatically apply the latest maintenance patch.


ActCAD 2019 New Update 84780 Released-(11-May-2018)

ActCAD 2019 Professional new patch v84780 released for both 64bit & 32bit versions. It is a maintenance release with some important bug fixes and improvements. Below is a detailed log of changes:

Fixed : ActCAD Installation failures when higher versions of VC++ are installed in user computer
Fixed : CHM Help files completely rebranded to ActCAD
Fixed : Crash on ActCAD Main Window position change
Fixed : Crash while selecting certain Dynamic Block
Fixed : FIND command should zoom to search item (1st & next)

The latest versions are available for download from downloads section. Existing ActCAD 2019 users can use Check For Updates command to update this latest patch.


ActCAD 2019 Professional Version 84776 Released-(30-Apr-2018)

ActCAD 2019 Professional new patch v84776 released for both 64bit & 32bit versions. It is a maintenance release with some important bug fixes and improvements. Below is a detailed log of changes:

Changed :  ODA Teigha Libraries to latest version
Fixed : Ctrl+Z shortcut during LINE / POLYLINE command
Fixed : CTRL-W should toggle selection cycling
Fixed : ARCTEXT Properties Not Updating Entity
Fixed : Hatch boundary associativity is not removed after moving a hatch
Fixed : Circular Hatch cannot be Stretched
Fixed : Hatch Gap Tolerance not recognized properly
Fixed : Unable to FILLET XLINE
Fixed : Unable to CHAMFER XLINE
Fixed : Area Highlight in Boundary Command
Fixed : Tolerance is mirrored incorrectly when MIRRTEXT=1
Fixed : Highlight Overlapping Entities on Mouse Over
Fixed : Solid Extrude Not Creating FILLED SOLIDS even on closed profile
Fixed : Unable to select Sheet Bodies for ACISOUT
Fixed : Unexpected Y-Axis Green Line displayed in ActCAD
Fixed : In-place MTEXT loses Italic, Underline settings etc. after changing Font

The latest versions are available for download from downloads section. Existing ActCAD 2019 users can use Check For Updates command to update this latest patch.

 


ActCAD 2019 Professional New Patch 84772 Released-(21-Apr-2018)

ActCAD 2019 Professional new Patch 84779 released today for both 64 & 32bit versions. Below are the quick fixes in this released:

  • Enabled automatic .Net Framework 4.5 install if it is not available in the user computer
  • Fixed : Infinite Line and Ray cannot be selected by crossing window outside of the view area of the last regen window
  • Fixed : CMDACTIVE returns 64 in some cases
  • Revised ODA Teigha libraries version to 4.2.4580
  • Few other minor fixes in interface

The new versions are available on Downloads page. Existing users can simply type Check For Updates commands in ActCAD to automatically apply the latest patch.


ActCAD-2019-Professional-New-Version-84769-Released-(13-Apr-2018)

ActCAD announces the release of ActCAD 2019 Professional new version 84769 based on latest IntellliCAD 8.4b engine. New builds are available for both 64bit and 32bit versions. Below are the improvements in this particular version:

  • Simplified ActCAD License mechanism
  • Fixed XLINE selection and regeneration issues
  • Improved ActCAD menus and fixed the some sequences
  • Few performances  improvements

In addition, we have added alternate server for ActCAD Downloads and increased the trial period to 30 days to enhance user experience. At ActCAD, we continuously strive to improve our features and performance.

Contact us today for more information.


ActCAD-2019-Released-With-Latest-IntelliCAD-Technology-(11-Jan-2018)

ActCAD LLC, USA announces the release of all new ActCAD 2019 Software based on latest IntelliCAD 8.4b engine and Teigha 4.2 libraries. Below are the new versions available:

  • ActCAD 2019 Professional - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2019 Professional - 32bit

There are several improvements in this new release and the details are provided below:

  • Improved speed and performance
  • Completely revised Graphical Users Interface
  • Improved Licensing Mechanism with more flexibility
  • New Toolbars and menu items added
  • Many bugs and issues fixed
  • Improved PDF to DXF Conversion programs
  • Express 2 Menu added
  • Enhanced entity handling especially in large drawings
  • Introduced new German (DEU) Language Interface
  • Introduced new Simplified Chinese Language Interface
  • Improvements to Locked Layers and Layer management
  • Improvemetns to multi-line Text feature
  • Improved Gradient Hatch Preview
  • Improvements to custom hatch type loading
  • Fixed issues with hatch transparency
  • Improved hatch properties inheritence especially on colors
  • Introduced new System Variables CURSORMODE and ENHERRORHANDLING
  • Improved JOIN command
  • Improved FIELD command
  • Improved POLYLINE command to add new vertices
  • Fixed issues with OBJECTSCALE
  • Save as PDF option added to File menu

The latest versions are available for download from our download page.

 


ActCAD-2018-New-Update-84458-Released-(13-Dec-2017)

Today we have released new version 84458 of ActCAD 2018 Software. Below products affected by this release:

  • ActCAD 2018 Professional - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2018 Professional - 32bit
  • ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2018 Standard - 32bit

Below are the major improvements in this new release:

  • Fixed the issue of custom hatch patterns loading
  • Revised Teigha Libraries to new version
  • Fixex bug related to Windows 10 FALL CREATORS update, ActCAD has some performance issues

New ActCAD 2018 versions (with IntelliCAD 8.4a) are available now in our Downloads section. Existing ActCAD 2018 users can update to this latest version by using CheckforUpdates command or from Help menu -> check for latest version.


ActCAD-2018-New-Update-84451-Released-(IntelliCAD-8.4a)-(16-Nov-2017)

Today we have released new version 84451 of ActCAD 2018 Software. Below products affected by this release:

  • ActCAD 2018 Professional - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2018 Professional - 32bit
  • ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2018 Standard - 32bit

Below are the major improvements in this new release:

  • Fixed few issues in Offline License Activation System
  • Revised Teigha Libraries to new version
  • Fixex bug related to Windows 10 FALL CREATORS update, ActCAD has some performance issues

New ActCAD 2018 versions (with IntelliCAD 8.4a) are available now in our Downloads section. Existing ActCAD 2018 users can update to this latest version by using CheckforUpdates command or from Help menu -> check for latest version.


ActCAD-2017-New-Version-1105-Released-(12-Oct-2017)

ActCAD announces the release the new maintenance release 1105 for below mentioned versions:

    ActCAD 2017 Professional - 64bit
    ActCAD 2017 Professional - 32bit
    ActCAD 2017 Standard - 64bit
    ActCAD 2017 Standard - 64bit

This is a minor release with few fixes and improments:

  1. Revised - ActCAD Licensing System
  2. Revised - ActCAD API
  3. Fixed - Crash during certain keyboard shortcut customization
  4. Fixed - Hang issue during PRINT / print preview

Existing ActCAD 2017 users can use CHECKFORUPDATES command to directly update to this version from any previous version. New users can download latest ActCAD 2017 software versions from our downloads depot.


ActCAD-2018-New-Versions-Released-With-IntelliCAD-8.4a-(12-Oct-2017)

ActCAD announces the release of ActCAD 2018 new versions based on most latest IntelliCAD 8.4a engine. Below product variants are available with this new technology:

  • ActCAD 2018 Professional - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2018 Professional - 32bit
  • ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit
  • ActCAD 2018 Standard - 32bit

Below are the improvements in this new release:

  • Many important bug fixes and improvements.
  • Support for 2018 .dwg & .dxf files (need to use ActCAD Converter). Native 2018 file support will be available soon.
  • Improvements in in-place block editing
  • Improvements to external references (XREF) editing
  • Ability to select entities on locked layers
  • Improvements to multi-line Text
  • Improvements to Russian and French Language interfaces
  • Introduced new Dutch Languge, simplified Chinese and Serbian Localizations
  • Revised versions of ActCAD API
  • Improvements to ActCAD licensing system

New ActCAD 2018 versions (with IntelliCAD 8.4a) are available now in our Downloads section. Existing ActCAD 2018 users can update to this latest version by using CheckforUpdates command or from Help menu -> check for latest version.

For any further information feel free to contact us on "support@actcad.com".

 

 


ActCAD-2017-New-Version-1102-Released-(03-Oct-2017)

ActCAD announces the release the new maintenance release 1102 for below mentioned versions:

    ActCAD 2017 Professional - 64bit
    ActCAD 2017 Professional - 32bit
    ActCAD 2017 Standard - 64bit
    ActCAD 2017 Standard - 64bit

This is a minor release with few fixes and improments:

Revised ActCAD Licensing System

Fixed - Crash selecting the Line Types
Fixed - Printing problem with some font
Fixed - Crash issues with paper space layout making active
Fixed - Refresh of UI comboboxes and ribbons slow down selection
Fixed - In the combo box of the text styles you should not see the name of text style of the XREF

Existing ActCAD 2017 users can use CHECKFORUPDATES command to directly update to this version from any previous version. New users can download latest ActCAD 2017 software versions from our downloads depot.


ActCAD-2018-New-Version-84220-Released-(03-Oct-2017)

ActCAD announces the release the new maintenance release 84220 for below mentioned versions:

    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 32bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit

This is a minor release with few fixes and improments:

Revised ActCAD Licensing System.

Fixes to few performance related issues.

Improvements to ActCAD API.

Version revision of ODA Teigha libraries to latest.

New versions of ActCAD 2018 are available for download in our Downloads section. Existing 2018 users can update to latest versions by clicking on Help Menu > Check For Updates (or by using CHECKFORUPDATES command).


ActCAD-2017-New-Version-1100-Released-(14-Sep-2017)

ActCAD announces the release the new maintenance release 1100 for below mentioned versions:

    ActCAD 2017 Professional - 64bit
    ActCAD 2017 Professional - 32bit
    ActCAD 2017 Standard - 64bit
    ActCAD 2017 Standard - 64bit

This is a minor release with few fixes and improments:

Revised ActCAD API to latest version
Revised some automated test scripts to improve Quality Checks
Added - Few new Toolbars and improved existing Toolbars
Fixed - Problems with grips dragging for Aligned Dimension in a particular drawing
Fixed - DotNet dialog does not properly hide for selection
Fixed - Block insert error by button in the newly opened drawing

Existing ActCAD 2017 users can use CHECKFORUPDATES command to directly update to this version from any previous version. New users can download latest ActCAD 2017 software versions from our downloads depot.


ActCAD-2017-Version-1095-Released-(31-Aug-2017)

ActCAD announces the release the new maintenance release 1095 for below mentioned versions:

    ActCAD 2017 Professional - 64bit
    ActCAD 2017 Professional - 32bit
    ActCAD 2017 Standard - 64bit
    ActCAD 2017 Standard - 64bit

This is a significant improvement release and below is a detailed list of enhancements:

Revised OpenDesign Teigha Libraries to revision 4227
Revised ActCAD API to latest version
Added - Support for 2018 DWG & DXF Files
Added - New PDF open and Edit feature
Added - Support DWG 2018 version in IntelliConvert
Added - UCS2 toolbar
Added - Many new RGB Colors
Improved - ActCAD Updater
Fixed: Regen notification on zoom beyond certain limit
Fixed - Optimized Default Settings
Fixed - Crash while loading custom CUI
Fixed - Entmake solid transparency issue
Fixed - Crash on some calls to ActCAD GUI
Fixed - Can not open a 2018 DXF file in ACAD after converting it in ActCAD
Fixed - Part of the screen become black on zoom
Fixed - Paths are not saved in Options dialog
Fixed - TEXT may draw with incorrect rotation angle (if ANGBASE/ANGDIR are changed from default)
Fixed - [DWG2018] Can not open a DXF file in ACAD after converting it in ICAD
Fixed - DWG Convert - incorrect dwg versions shown on conversion prompt
Fixed - Opening DWG 2018 IntelliCAD complains that it cannot open version 2013
Fixed - DWG Convert - incorrect dwg versions shown on conversion prompt
Fixed - [Crash] selective regen hangup again
Fixed - [Crash] SelectiveRegen -> assertReadEnabled
Fixed - A rotation angle is not accepted if rotate during grip editing
Fixed - Menu icons are wrong
Fixed - [RR] autocomplete does not provide exact correspondence
Fixed - Users updated to ActCAD 2017 loose their Aliases
Fixed - Aliases in CUI file
Fixed - Few changes made to Dr.KLNDrawingsConverter.exe

Existing ActCAD 2017 users can use CHECKFORUPDATES command to directly update to this version from any previous version. New users can download latest ActCAD 2017 software versions from our downloads depot.


ActCAD-2018-Version-84216-Released-(IntelliCAD-8.4)-(26-Aug-2017)

ActCAD announces the release of new ActCAD 2018 version (84216) for below mentioned products:

    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 32bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit

Below is a detailed list of Improvements & Bug Fixes:

  • Added: Save to DWG 2018 version in ActCAD Drawings Converter
  • Added: Open vector PDF file in ActCAD and edit the entities
  • Fixed: Regen notification on zoom beyond certain limit
  • Fixed: Cut and paste into Microsoft Word and background color is not correct (RGB conversion issue)
  • Fixed: GETSEL selects incorrect entities if a text or an image is selected
  • Fixed: Setfunhelp function aborts loading of remaining LISP code
  • Fixed: Can not open 2018 DXF file in ACAD after converting it in ActCAD
  • Fixed: Few changes made to Dr.KLNDrawingsConverter.exe

New versions of ActCAD 2018 are available for download in our Downloads section. Existing 2018 users can update to latest versions by clicking on Help Menu > Check For Updates (or by using CHECKFORUPDATES command).


ActCAD-2018-New-Version-84214-Released-(16-Aug-2017)

ActCAD announces the release of new ActCAD 2018 version (84214) for below mentioned products:

    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 32bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit

Below is a detailed list of new features and important fixes:

  • Support for 2018 DWG & DXF Files
  • New ActCAD Converter with support for 2018 DWG & DXF
  • Added more than 555 new colors to ActCAD
  • Added UCS2 toolbar in UI
  • Improvements made to ActCAD Check For Updates system
  • Fixed : [DWG2018] Can not open a DXF file in Other CAD after converting it in ActCAD
  • Fixed : Autoload .NET plugins using registry
  • Fixed : [OtherCmd]After pressing Enter without entering a value, the BREAKLINE command unexpectedly terminated
  • Some improvements made to ActCAD Help

New versions of ActCAD 2018 are available for download in our Downloads section. Existing 2018 users can update to latest versions by clicking on Help->Check For Updates (or by using CHECKFORUPDATES command).

Feel free to contact us if you need any further information about our products and services.


ActCAD-2018-New-Versions-8.4.212-Released-(04-Aug-2017)

ActCAD announces the release of new ActCAD 2018 versions (8.4.212) for below mentioned versions:

    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 32bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit

This is a major release in this version upgrading the core engine from ITC 8.3a to latest 8.4. Below is a detailed list of new features and important fixes:

  • Improvements to ActCAD Updater
  • Fixed an error in License Deactivation
  • Corrected Breakline extension problem compared to previous release
  • Few improvements on speed, performance and settings.

New versions of ActCAD 2018 are available for download in our Downloads section. Existing 2018 users can update to latest versions by clicking on Help->Check For Updates (or by using CHECKFORUPDATES command).

Feel free to contact us if you need any further information about our products and services.


ActCAD-2018-New-Versions-8.4.210-Released-(29-Jul-2017)

ActCAD announces the release of new ActCAD 2018 versions (8.4.210) for below mentioned versions:

    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Professional - 32bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit
    ActCAD 2018 Standard - 64bit

This is a major release in this version upgrading the core engine from ITC 8.3a to latest 8.4. Below is a detailed list of new features and important fixes:

  • All new CUSTOMIZE Dialog box with many powerful features for UI customization.

  • Improved entity snap performance in drawings with underlays.

  • Improved redraw performance when creating and updating entities in a drawing that has a large number of existing entities.

  • Introduced Drawing Customer Properties Features to view, edit and create new custom properties in .dwg files.

  • Running ActCAD on a 4K monitor and switching between monitors with high resolutions is greatly improved.

  • Improved Break Line Command.

  • All New Quick Leader Command.

  • All New Multi-line Leader Command.

  • All New Burst Command

  • All New Multiline Styles command to create and modify multiline styles

  • All New Select Similar Command. The entities with properties that match are then added to the selection set.

  • The new Explode Attributes command un groups blocks, creating separate entities for each element and converting attributes to text.

  • The new Get Selection command selects all entities in a drawing that match both the layer of an entity you select and the type of an entity you select.

  • The in-place Multiline Text editor now supports line spacing, lists, and paragraph justification.

  • Use the new Explode Text command to break multiline text and single-line text into polylines.

  • The new Auto Number command adds numbering to text, multiline text, multi-leaders, or block attributes.

  • New Filter option for the -LAYER command.

  • Introduced New System Variables : BLIPSIZE, IFCOSNAP, MLEADERSCALE, SELECTSIMILARMODE, SNAPSIZE, UOSNAP.

  • Several fixes for opening and saving specific drawing files.

  • WMFOUT fixed for solid hatches.

  • Fixed issue with text styles that used substituted fonts.

  • Several fixes for stacked text.

  • Fixed print stamp issue when entities are assigned a non-default color.

  • DCL: Fix for dlg_set_tile() / dlg_get_tile().

  • IRX: Improved few methods and functions

  • Several fixes for working with the in-place multiline text editor, including: lost italic setting, underline and overline, SHX fonts, and more.

  • Fixed Increment/Decrement button when defining blocks.

  • Fixed issue with the OLEHIDE system variable.

  • Several fixes for working with hatches, including an Add option fix and preserving color when editing.

  • Several fixes for the Find command.

  • Snapping while grip editing 3d polylines now respects OSNAPZ.

  • Fixed crash issue when using CUTCLIP with a rectangle.

  • Fixed viewport display of entities with transparency.

  • Fixed issue with joining lines and polylines.

  • Fixed several issues with trimming and extending lines.

  • Fixed specific crash issue when working with angular dimensions.

  • Fixed issues related to working with entities in NWUCS.

  • Regeneration issue with PDF underlays during zoom/pan has been fixed.

New versions of ActCAD 2018 are available for download in our Downloads section. Existing 2018 users can update to latest versions by clicking on Help->Check For Updates (or by using CHECKFORUPDATES command).

Feel free to contact us if you need any furhter information about our products and services.