VectorStyler beta 148 release notes

  • Improved: added distance (gap) snapping mode.
  • Improved: added distance indicators when snapping to objects or object distances.
  • Improved: added option to snap to distances between all objects.
  • Improved: improved performance when interactively changing objects (moving, scaling, and others).
  • Improved: performance improvements for panning, zooming and rotating views.
  • Improved: additional performance improvements for panning, zooming and rotating views.
  • Improved: performance of rendering stroke outline styles.
  • Improved: copy all decimals when copying text from number fields.
  • Improved: enabled real time preview of slider values in number fields.
  • Improved: added a restart button to preferences change notification.
  • Fixed: stroke width in scaled point text should not be stretched.
  • Fixed: closing path ends should result in a cusp node.
  • Fixed: stroke width on AI imported text.
  • Fixed: dismissing arrow popup in stroke popup should keep the stroke popup open.
  • Fixed: stroke alignment on closed shapes should not depend on the path direction.
  • Fixed: copy and paste text in file save dialog.
  • Fixed: keeping correct object hierarchy when importing some SVG files.
  • Fixed: various crashes in the user interface.
  • Fixed: purge history button in history panel.
  • Fixed: undo and redo for multiple copies resulting from transform repetitions.
  • Fixed: crash when selecting brush styles without an open document.
  • Fixed: reduced Metal texture memory use.

Bug fixes in recent releases

  • Fixed: short dash length problems around cusp corners.
  • Fixed: shape corner effect on free paths.
  • Fixed: possible crash in some numeric fields.
  • Fixed: opening modal dialog from popup window.
  • Fixed: regression in popup panel opening in context panel.
  • Fixed: shape corner problems in extreme sizes.
  • Improved: panning and zooming feedback speed.
  • Changed: rounded rectangle scaling, change the width and height of rectangles if no other shape effects are used.
  • Added: merge two nodes at the center location.
  • Added: Use shape interesection points in the shape snapping mode.
  • Added: Zooming speed preference setting.
  • Fixed: possible crash when importing some AI files.
  • Fixed: some sub menu items not opening.
  • Fixed: line spacing in multiline text shape containing different font sizes.
  • Improved: point text importing from AI files.
  • Improved: context panel styling.
  • Improved: glyph alternate popup handling in text editor.
  • Fixed: possible crash in image trace with stroke extraction enabled.
  • Fixed: CMYK documents with OpenGL display mode.
  • Fixed: use transform center in flipping and rotating buttons from context panel.
  • Fixed: hang and crash when using overlap shape operation of large number of objects.
  • Fixed: object positioning in paste inside when object was cat from inside.
  • Fixed: selecting and editing transformed shapes inside composite shapes.
  • Fixed: break apart to separate composite shapes.
  • Fixed: hang and crash when shape maker activated on large number of objects.
  • Fixed: possible crash while using appearance panel.
  • Fixed: possible crash with apple metal display.
  • Fixed: numeric field limits with manually entered numbers.
  • Added: zoom direction preferences with option + scrolling.
  • Added: option for scaling paths in rigid path distortion mode.