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* New interactive [[Map_Transform#Circular_Transformation|'''circular transformation''']]
* New interactive [[Map_Transform#Circular_Transformation|'''local transformation''']]
* Colors: New search box
* Colors: New search box
* Convert layers: Support '''[Tab]''' as separator in .crt files
* Convert layers: Support '''[Tab]''' as separator in .crt files

Revision as of 17:56, 14 July 2015

General / GUI

  • Right panel replaced with docking dialog
  • Pan with mouse wheel down
  • Zoom in / out with [Ctrl] and [+/-]
  • Change view mode in status bar
  • Faster drawing of text objects



Print / Export



Drawing Objects

  • Show object length in status bar while drawing and editing
  • Show area completation while drawing area objects
  • Enlarge line text objects automatically while writing

Editing Objects

  • Easier to catch and move object vetex (mark size depending on tolerance)
  • Show draft line to previous and next vertex when moving a vertex
  • Show draft line when moving / stretching / rotating an object
  • Move single line or area vertex with arrow keys
  • Align objects horizontal coordinate centered
  • Distribute objects equidistant (horizontal or vertical)
  • Move object segments with mouse down and move
  • Keep rectangular angles while moving an object vertex when [Shift] key is down
  • Click anywhere in area or text object to move it
  • Select and mark entire text in text object with double click
  • Remove vertices with [Ctrl] and mouse move (brush)
  • Polyline to curve: Extended with tangent length, angle and continuity parameters
  • Stretch or shrink objects
  • Fill: Extended to fill text or point object with line or area symbol
  • Merge lines: Tolerance option added to preferences
  • Rectangle objects: Fill with area symbol and change to line symbol added
  • Object information shows creation and modification date
  • Object information: Double click on top row to sort the values
  • New fuction to change creation date




  • New interactive local transformation
  • Colors: New search box
  • Convert layers: Support [Tab] as separator in .crt files
  • Shortcuts for map menu items added



Thematic Map

Multi Representation

Background Map

  • Support background maps bigger than 2.1 GB
  • Move background maps up and down with drag and drop
  • Option to open background maps hidden with [Shift]


  • Wizard for DEM import
  • Import wizard: Starts with drag and drop DEM file(s) into the OCAD drawing area
  • Import: new option to import only a user-defined extent
  • Create contour lines: Improved (faster)
  • Create hillshading: New preview option
  • Create hillshading: New interpolation option

XML Script

  • MapScale,Easting, Northing and Angle options for File.New added
  • IgnoreMissingBackgroundMaps option for File.Open added
  • Dataset name for parameter 'Dataset' supported

Course Setting

  • Shortcuts for all course setting menu items added


  • Improved variation distribution for relay courses with leg variations



  • Polish language added

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