BricsCAD - CADPower - GeoTools e-Newsletter # 261:


May 11, 2017
Bengaluru, India

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Bengaluru, India

*** BricsCAD Update:

*** CADPower & GeoTools V 18.03 Update:

** Defect fix: GT_LENTEXT (GeoTools -> Annotation -> Create/update length annotation): This command was broken and caused a crash. It has been fixed.

** Enhancement: CP_ATTEDIT (CADPower -> Blocks -> Attribute-related -> Global Attribute Editor):
GT_ATTEDIT (GeoTools -> Blocks -> Global Attribute Editor):

This command has been improved, made smarter. The 'Increment' and 'Decrement' options for the attrbte editing function now recognizes the original format
of the attribute and smartly guesses whether the value is an integer or real number. If there is a . character, it is taken as a real number and the number
of characters following the . is taken as the precision. This significantly improves the output and is in line with what most users want.

** Defect fix and enhancement: GT_XFER_OD_XD (GeoTools -> AutoCAD Map Tools -> Data Convert/Transfer -> Transfer Object Data / Xdata between two objects)

The operative shortened version of this command GT_XO would run only within AutoCAD Map. This has been fixed. The command now runs inside plain AutoCAD
and BricsCAD also.

** Defect fix and enhancement: CP_REM_XD (CADPower -> Extended Entity Data -> Remove Xdata): This command has been improved. It will now not exit the dialog box
unless you pick arleast one XDATA application name to delete. The previous selection of application names will be remembered and shown as default selected when
you start the command again. The reporting of status messsages have been improved.

** Many improvements and updates made in the CHM and online HTM user manual.

*** ZIP downloads now available:

The English versons of CADPower and GeoTools will also be available as ZIP files, in additon to EXE downloads. Other language verions to follow.

The ZIP download is useful for MAC users who cannot install using Windows EXE installers. It is also a solution for Windows firewall (or anti-virus software) issues pevent EXE files from downloading / running and trigger misleading security alerts. The ZIP URLs are shown next to EXE downloads.

* BricsCAD V17 Trial download:

* BricsCAD Communicator V17 Trial download:

* CADPower V18 for BricsCAD V17, V16, V15 & V14:

English: (-or-)

* CADPower V18 for AutoCAD 2017-2007:

English: (-or-)

* GeoTools V18 for BricsCAD V17, V16, V15 & V14:

English: (-or-)

* GeoTools V18 for AutoCAD 2017-2007:

English: (-or-)

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