VectorStyler 1.0.019 RC1 release notes

  • Fixed: exporting adjustment layers with distortion effects.
  • Fixed: color separation did not work in printing.
  • Fixed: hidden color plates should not be printed.
  • Fixed: some process colors were added as spot plates in color separation.
  • Fixed: crash when importing certain EPS files.
  • Fixed: problems when exporting EPS files with adjustment layers.
  • Fixed: detect and load spot colors in PDF and AI import.
  • Fixed: detect color mode when opening AI files.
  • Fixed: font metric based kerning did not work for some OpenType fonts.
  • Fixed: inserting glyphs at cursor position from Glyphs panel did not work.
  • Fixed: add stylistic set access to Typography panel.
  • Fixed: jumping scroll position in History panel, as undo and redo is browsed.
  • Fixed: color of the outline indicator in Pen tool should match the layer color.
  • Fixed: various stability improvements.
  • Fixed: various UI style improvements.
  • Fixed: problems when editing artboard guidelines in the modal view.
  • Fixed: undo in path brush tool when new objects are created.
  • Fixed: load per image color profiles, and show the profile name in the content links panel.
  • Fixed: swapping color target with X shows the wrong colors.
  • Fixed: erasing a path from a composite shape should not remove the whole object.
  • Fixed: issues with knife tool on composite shapes.
  • Fixed: select all touched objects in eraser tool for changes when starting with no selection.
  • Fixed: if eraser (or path brush) tool is opened with a selection, all changes are made on the selected objects only.
  • Fixed: eraser tool may break undo and redo history.
  • Fixed: smaller label for brush size change indicator.
  • Fixed: remove OpenGL display mode on M1.
  • Fixed: add pattern content tint options to modal view also.
  • Fixed: set pattern tile outline and background in modal view also.
  • Fixed: default pattern content label should be Default.
  • Fixed: create unique new preset (or style) name when creating presets(or styles).
  • Fixed: warn if preset creation overwrites an existing name.
  • Fixed: do not allow confirm in preset creation of name is empty.
  • Fixed: single key shortcuts on Windows were not found when pressing the key in the shortcut editor.
  • Fixed: use thinner hovering outline.
  • Fixed: zero dash did not use cap shapes properly.
  • Fixed: dash starting with zero did not render correctly on closed shapes.
  • Fixed: ungrouping clipped groups with style should not copy the style to the objects.
  • Fixed: extent of imported SVG gradient was wrong.
  • Fixed: allow extra space around transform box for movement also.
  • Fixed: opacity and transparency options were not correctly identified in selecting by similarity.
  • Fixed: slider layout in shadows and highlights filter.
  • Fixed: enable scrubby scrolling in number editor fields and labels.
  • Fixed: gradient tool to adjust nodes to object size.
  • Fixed: some installed TTF fonts are not detected correctly.
  • Fixed: improved slider mapping in character panel.
  • Fixed: scrolling artboard number in print preview did not work.
  • Fixed: better layout for panel titles.

Bug fixes in recent releases

  • Improved: show imported image and linked file info when hovering over the file name in the Content Links panel.

  • Improved: allow separate mask source for Inner/Outer Glow filter.

  • Improved: add color toning option for tiling patterns, and style override for pattern content.

  • Fixed: support of multiple screens on both Mac and Windows.

  • Fixed: tool tips on Windows did not work.

  • Fixed: display refresh did not always work in OpenGL display mode.

  • Fixed: avoid moving objects or nodes when only clicking.

  • Fixed: multi key shortcuts were not correctly handled on Windows.

  • Fixed: canceling shape effect view opened from layers (or appearance) panel broke the effects.

  • Fixed: smaller snapping indicator for point and shape snapping modes.

  • Fixed: option for common global snapping modes (Preferences -> Editing Options -> Common Snapping Options). By default each document stores its own snapping settings.

  • Fixed: cursor in Windows did not restore when moving back into view.

  • Fixed: paste in place for path copied into clipboard should keep original position.

  • Fixed: removing nodes from a shape converted some nodes to cusp.

  • Fixed: importing transformed gradients in SVG did not position correctly.

  • Fixed: extending and redrawing path with the pencil tool.

  • Fixed: palette opening button resulted in empty menu on Windows. Should open file selection if there are no scanned palettes.

  • Fixed: jitter in expander brush preview.

  • Fixed: reduce cross mark for eraser and expander brushes.

  • Fixed: changing stroke cap should not change other attributes.

  • Fixed: changing preserve color option did not detach image effect instance.

  • Fixed: thinner dash preview in stroke panel with more phases.

  • Fixed: remove save and export icons from the tool bar.

  • Fixed: panel snapping to be less intrusive.

  • Fixed: check for updates on Windows did not correctly identify version.

  • Fixed: did not undo rotate with frame option of text frames.

  • Fixed: searching in customize view.

  • Fixed: color panel layout breaks at small sizes.

  • Fixed: clearing fill from color palette (panel and bar) did not work.

  • Fixed: increase and decrease brush size in the brush tool did not work on Windows.

  • Improved: better cursors to indicate rotation, resizing and skewing.

  • Improved: show object center while rotating or skewing.

  • Improved: transparency panel to adjust opacity and mask of the style selected in the appearance panel.

  • Improved: add opacity slider to the color panel.

  • Fixed: Wacom tablet input blocked with some tablet drivers.

  • Fixed: positioning of the document when printing with some printer drivers.

  • Fixed: adjustment filter by object did not use shape or content as a mask correctly.

  • Fixed: shape effect option button was missing in modal shape effect editor view.

  • Fixed: pixelate effect did not render correctly.

  • Fixed: resizing selected nodes only when first node is selected did not adjust control point correctly.

  • Fixed: editing width profile in offset path shape effect.

  • Fixed: when drawing new shapes, use all shape options set in the modal view.

  • Fixed: modifier for regular and normalize option of stars.

  • Fixed: also clear corners of shapes when reseting shape options.

  • Fixed: select all while in shape drawing mode should select all objects.

  • Fixed: deleting the first node in a closed shape did not create a correct approximation of the curve.

  • Fixed: changing a segment to line should set cusp nodes at both ends.

  • Fixed: adjust number of sides in super shape edits with arrow keys.

  • Fixed: pressing tab key in document view should not move focus away.

  • Fixed: show and use transformed shape effect indicators if object has been transformed after the shape effect.

  • Fixed: also move locked layers and objects when moving artboard from context panel.

  • Fixed: constrain point movement with Shift in 4 point distortion.

  • Fixed: copy and paste part of a path selected in the node editor.

  • Fixed: contour is too slow on complex shapes.

  • Fixed: large contour was broken on some shapes.

  • Fixed: crash in character tool.

  • Fixed: freeze in layers panel while working with symbols.

  • Fixed: color filters did not adjust parameters of stacked image effects.

  • Fixed: wrong limits for baseline offset and skew fields in the character panel.

  • Fixed: Hidden command from Object menu was not working.

  • Improved: added preview button to Create Adjustment Layer view.

  • Fixed: image effect option edits were not registered when creating a new adjustment layer.

  • Fixed: some shape unions did not work with overlapping segments.

  • Fixed: shape editor modal view layout was broken when opening the first time.

  • Fixed: reset and show markers after screen change notification.

  • Fixed: snap to point and snap to shape to work better when both enabled.

  • Fixed: indicator for point snapping mode.

  • Fixed: scaling selected path nodes should not scale control points outside of selection.

  • Fixed: moving bend and other shape effect shape centers resulted in double distance move.

  • Fixed: crash in Find Edge image effect.

  • Fixed: opening popup menu from menu should not overlap.

  • Fixed: enabling Blend Shapes should keep shape effects.

  • Fixed: shapes to corners may result in zero length segments when converting to curves.

  • Fixed: confirming Levels field in Posterize effect did not work.

  • Fixed: enabling Preserve Colors in Add Noise effect discarded previous effects.

  • Fixed: some font names are not shown correctly in the font list.

  • Fixed: some numeric editors did not handle deletion and replacing.

  • Fixed: duplicating artboards with locked layers did not duplicate content correctly.

  • Fixed: rasterizing object may result in thin red contour.

  • Fixed: rasterizing multiple objects did not work.

  • Fixed: crash when editing the zoom blur effect options.

  • Fixed: Flare and Lens Flare effect options did not open.