MATHEMATICS, SIMULATION AND MODELLING
14 June 2012
Bricsys has released Bricscad 12.2.5, an intermediate upgrade that the company describes as having a major impact for its users. The dockable Toolpalettes functionality has been added for elements of the Block Explorer, the Hatch Pattern Palette and the Customize Dialog.
The new ‘Publish’ command enables users to configure, execute, save and reuse batch plot sessions and the ‘Publishallsheets’ setting has also been included. For layer management, the Layer Explorer has been extended with columns added for ViewPort Color, -Linetype, -Lineweight and -Plot Style. Layer Filters now use expressions and layer properties to filter out sets of layers.
The Drawing Explorer also benefits from several new improvements, such as reduced footprint of the folder tree and the ability to browse and insert blocks from unopened drawings in the Folders view. Drawing Explorer Options were added to configure this block insertion. This new upgrade contains more than 80 other improvements and fixes, while for application developers another 40 improvements are added.
Users with a Bricscad v12 license can read the full release notes and download the 12.2.5 upgrade free of charge.