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Service Update (29/08/2012)

Some new functions were added:

Important Updates Since Release of OCAD 11 in June 2012

  • General
    • OCAD Blog: Option to show the new OCAD Blog posts added when starting OCAD

Revised or New Features in OCAD 11

General/GUI

  • Completely Unicode compatible GUI
  • New GUI styles added
  • Show WGS84 coordinates optionally in status bar


File

  • Print
-Reference point in part of map setup added
-Save and reload different print ranges
  • Import
-Support Freehand XML format
-Multiple file import for Shape, DXF, GPX, NMEA and XYZ format
-Import Shape: Coordinate system transformation (WGS84 supported), support database type Access and Excel, support code page
-PDF: Save crt file with layers
-OCAD: Option to import colors at the top of the color table
  • Export
-OIM with HTML and JavaScript(OpenLayer)
-JPEG: Quality setting option
-US Tabloid format added

Server/Client

View


Select

  • Select All
  • Clear Selection
  • Invert Selection
  • Select Next Object
  • Save Selection
  • Reload Selection
  • Edit Selection
  • Select Group


Drawing Objects


Editing Objects

-Select Duplicate Objects
-Select Self-Intersected Objects
-Select Line Text Objects with too Short Line
-Lengthen Line Text Objects
-Close Area Objects
-Remove Overshoots and Undershoots
-Insert Intersections

Symbol

  • New symbol: Create default symbol icon when creating a new symbol
  • Select Symbol by Symbol Number
  • Select Symbol by Font
  • Replace Symbols Color
  • Replace Symbols Font
  • Protect Image Objects
  • Symbol Editor
-Colored color combo box
-Scale up/down symbol elements
-Center selected symbol elements
-Make screenshot for symbol icon
-Warning if symbol contains elements with undefined color
  • Symbol Icon Editor
-Icon palette with predefined icons
-Pick color tool added


Map

  • Create Map Grid: Support real world coordinates, symbol selector added
  • Create WGS84 Grid
  • Coordinate System: User defined grid, load parameters from projection file
  • Export Selected Objects
  • Routing via Google Maps API
  • Transformation
-Mirror map
-Change Coordinate System
-Rubbersheeting: Option to exclude protected objects or layout objects
-Rubbersheeting: Show no. of rubber sheeting points
-Center Map to Drawing Area
  • Color
-Drag and drop colors
-New color picker
-Color swatch


Layout


Database

  • ActiveX Data Objects (ADO) for database access
  • Create new database: Access and Excel supported
  • Rename dataset added
  • Special field 'Angle' added
  • Update special fields function added
  • SQL query: Delete, load and save query
  • Add texts by records: Object offset added.
  • Select linked objects with corresponding record
  • Select linked objects without corresponding record
  • Select objects linked to the same record


Background Map

  • WMS - Web Map Service
  • Support PNG format
  • Support 32bit RGB TIFF format
  • Rescale background maps when changing map scale
  • Background map info dialog also for raster background maps


DEM


GPS


Options


Course Setting

General

  • Renumber all control codes by entering a new first code
  • Insert course object to a list of courses
  • Delete course object from a list of courses
  • Move control number for all courses that use it
  • Edit connection line for all courses that use it
  • Show thin connection line between control circle and control number when moving control number in preview

Control Description

  • New dialog to edit text control description
  • Create automatic text control description from IOF symbol description
  • Control description positioning at top or bottom left corner

Relay

  • New algorithm to distribute the relay variations more regularly to the teams
  • Export relay variation codes for all runners

Course Statistics

  • Courses dialog: Show course length and number of controls
  • Statistics: Highlight unused course objects in course statistics dialog
  • Statistics: Leg statistics added (number of courses / runners per leg)
  • Statistics: Control/Course diagram
  • Statistics: Detect identical courses and courses without start or finish

Import/Export

  • Import course definition from event software
  • New IOF XML Version 3.0 exchange format supported
  • Export course maps: Export multiple courses to one course map file (only normal courses)


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