VectorStyler 1.0.062 release notes

  • Fixed: (macos) numeric keypad to be usable for shortcuts.
  • Fixed: invert selection for nodes.
  • Fixed: transform skew node sensitivity at large document sizes.
  • Fixed: zoom out limit for large document sizes.
  • Fixed: scaled font glyph visibility.
  • Improved: select all on sub-path only if a node or location of that sub-path is already selected.
  • Improved: option to always paste paste at the current artboard center.
  • Improved: capital height option when aligning a text on path.
  • Fixed: exporting fonts to PDF and Postscript format.
  • Fixed: storing resolution into JPEG files.
  • Fixed: regression when merging shapes.
  • Fixed: ligatures of certain OpenType font did not work.
  • Fixed: problems with registration color tint slider.
  • Fixed: count sliders for grid shapes to have correct limits.
  • Fixed: merge should auto close open paths.
  • Fixed: distribute nodes along a line from the alignment panel.
  • Fixed: possible crash when dragging a color into a color group.
  • Fixed: allow single path union and merge to remove self overlaps.
  • Fixed: open documents not reopening when restarting.
  • Fixed: spell checker did not correctly highlight words.
  • Fixed: stroke may break with almost overlapping nodes.
  • Fixed: shortcut T did not activate the actual horizontal text tool.
  • Fixed: typing text should refresh faster.
  • Fixed: alignment panel options were not persistent.
  • Fixed: working with multiple palettes saved separately from the document.
  • Fixed: stroke filled with gradient was not clipped correctly.

Changes in recent releases

  • Fixed: regression in path offsetting and stroke.

  • Improved: option to set grid count (instead of spacing), line grid, wave shapes.

  • Fixed: excluding grid shape from text shape should handle grouping.

  • Fixed: excluding open from open path should create separate sub paths.

  • Fixed: separating paths with small overlaps.

  • Fixed: brush content transformation did not work.

  • Fixed: do not remove shape when shape options of a tool are edited.

  • Fixed: new path brush paint did not refresh correctly.

  • Fixed: painting with path brush inside a shape should not remove the shape.

  • Fixed: time display in document info panel.

  • Fixed: swap fill and stroke style in color panel when no object is selected.

  • Fixed: text underline with multiple character overrides did not render correctly.

  • Fixed: editing concentric warp shapes.

  • Fixed: grid opacity (and other options) should be kept for new documents.

  • Fixed: opening or importing AI files with monochrome mask images should result in the same VS.

  • Fixed: offset path to auto close path with overlapping start / end nodes.

  • Fixed: some halftone image effect point shapes have wrong thresholds.

  • Fixed: alignment mode should be persistent between selections.

  • Fixed: moving popover panels from title background resulted in an empty view.

  • Fixed: ignore partial names in number field metric resolution.

  • Fixed: blending steps to be global and used in blend editor to create new blend effects.

  • Fixed: clipped gradient in CMYK mode was not visible.

  • Fixed: some clipping groups were not positioned correctly.

  • Fixed: path node type was wrong in AI import.

  • Fixed: double and triple flag warp tools are not working.

  • Fixed: default width of underline should be thinner.

  • Fixed: shape editor did not update on selection change.

  • Fixed: keep a preset selection after removing preset.

  • Fixed: renaming presets did not save the preset automatically.

  • Fixed: improve offset path node count and precision.

  • Improved: customize modifier keys for editors and views (Preferences -> Modifier Keys).

  • Fixed: regression with the Pencil too eraser mode.

  • Fixed: handle Unicode character input with altgr.

  • Fixed: opening EPS file should adjust the artboard size to the EPS bounding box.

  • Fixed: moving collapsed panels may break the panel layout.

  • Fixed: convert to curve in nested groups with shape effects.

  • Fixed: expanding groups did not flatten shape effects correctly.

  • Fixed: do not store preview in file for linked images.

  • Fixed: merging should handle transformed nested group hierarchies correctly.

  • Fixed: shape builder to work better with open shapes.

  • Fixed: automatically skip stray points and segments in shape builder.

  • Fixed: attributes based selection to search in groups also.

  • Fixed: enable collide mode in transform editor.

  • Fixed: keep previous blend steps in blend panel.

  • Fixed: use document color mode of default colors when selecting stroke width.

  • Fixed: collapsed panel should stay collapsed.

  • Fixed: drag the whole panel from empty regions of a tab.

  • Fixed: option to transform brush with content.

  • Fixed: split text did not function in some cases.

  • Fixed: convert to curve should not move inner object.

  • Fixed: opening layers in panel when duplicating with buttons.

  • Fixed: pencil stabilizer should work at current zoom level.

  • Fixed: label for Undo action was wrong when shown in customization lists.

  • Fixed: focus the Name field when the renaming object view opens.

  • Fixed: drawing inside transformed objects applies the wrong transform.

  • Fixed: appearance panel did not work with text selections.

  • Fixed: image filters on text shape objects should use common box.

  • Fixed: show actual style of halftone effect, and default to point mode.

  • Fixed: problems with creating custom toolboxes.

  • Fixed: could not add root action in toolbox customization.

  • Fixed: redo button remains inactive in the context panel.

  • Fixed: hidden guide shapes should not be drawn.

  • Fixed: exclude and cut out path operation with grid shapes.

  • Fixed: glyph popup did not show glyphs on Windows.

  • Fixed: fill option for Offset Path.

  • Fixed: pattern brush presets should detach.

  • Fixed: text on path with bending should allow editing and highlight.

  • Fixed: show transformed member objects correctly when editing the bend effect.

  • Fixed: deleting unused effects may cancel others.

  • Fixed: stroke rendering at small width.

  • Fixed: importing PDF with spot colors can have unexpected results.

  • Fixed: converting group hierarchies with shape effects to curves should convert all.

  • Fixed: moving with the modal view may remove existing transformations from the selected objects.