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Release History ARES Touch Android
Posted by Thomas Haase on 2019-02-04 17:13

Android

Version: 18.5.247
Release date: February 4th, 2019

Fixes:

  • HIDELAYER: The command does not select entity to hide the layer. (R-1999)
  • HIDELAYER: Wrong default value for 'Block selection' option. (R-3573)
  • PLANVIEW: Unrecognized command PLANVIEW. Press F1 for help. (R-3679)
  • FREESKETCH: When you cancel the color settings the active color becomes black. (R-3637)
  • Login: The cursor jumps on beginning of the text field on toggling the 'Show Password" option. (R-3589)
  • Properties: Properties palette does not hide automatically when another dialog is opened. (R-3593)
  • Properties: Viewport attribute (Linked to sheet view) has no icon. (R-3597)
  • Properties: Chevron button overlaps the 'Run Command' list on small devices. (R-3600)
  • Properties: Ribbon does not re-appear after completing the first entity creation on small devices. (R-3601)
  • Properties: Missing Text style drop-down list. (R-3604)
  • New user input: Right side menu and properties button appear after you opened the help and navigated back to active command. (R-3669)
  • New user input: Z value shows no value when the application starts with option "Polar" as last setting. (R-3670)
  • New user input: Z value and Z field remains visible when "Cartesian" and "Polar" is toggled twice. (R-3686)

 

Android

Version: 18.5.210
Release date: January 3rd, 2019

Enhancements:

  • Commands: Work with a newly designed prompt and keyword control
  • Properties: Read and write (Premium feature) entity properties
  • Grip handling: Configure how grip points can be activated and edited
  • PDF: Export files directly inside the current local or cloud folder
  • New: Create new files directly inside the current local or cloud folder
  • New: Create new drawings based on metric or imperial templates
  • Settings: Setting for downloading externally referenced files is now ON by default ( new installations only )

Fixes:

  • Performance: Finger gesture recognition is pretty slow. (R-3548)
  • Localization: ESNAP command options are not localized in certain languages (R-199)
  • UI: MAKEBLOCK: Shows a blank long list when you tap on 'Name' from the drop-down list (R-1526)
  • UI: Text color of options of all drop-down list is similar to background color and hence hardly visible (R-2917)
  • UI: Tolerance dialog shows cropped icons on certain devices (R-3207)
  • DXF: Always asks to recover the DXF file before opening it (R-3335)
  • Help: Keypad does not hide on closing the run-time Help document (R-3439)
  • FREESKTECH: Red color option does not work (R-3457)
  • POLISH: *CRASH* Application doesn't start anymore when system language is *Polish* (R-3466)
  • UI: Menu entries have hardly legible color on certain devices (R-3470)
  • UI: Close button is stretched on certain devices
  • System: Application does not start on devices with Android 4.4 (Kit Kat)
  • Permissions: Crash in initialization if the permission for writing external storage is denied on devices with Android 6.0 or later (R-3565)

 

Android

Version: 18.4.192
Release date: October 22nd, 2018

Fixes:

  • UI: The label color inside all dialogs is similar to background color and hence hardly visible on devices with dark text settings.
  • HATCH: You cannot select a value from the drop-down list for "Angle" and "Scale" after specifying an invalid value. (R-3336) 
  • LISP: Block attributes are not processed correctly. (R-3353)
  • UI: HTML encoded strings (e.g. \&qout;) appear in some messages and information. (R-3354,R-3381)
  • System: Dialogs and command prompts are not translated anymore for supported system languages except English. (R-3382)
  • General Settings: The background color button does not work. (R-3342)
  • EDITANNOTATION: The input dialog to change the annotation value does not appear. (R-3393)
  • ARES Kudo: Checking for connected storages might cause an infinite spinner due to certain network issues.  (R-3355)

 

Android

Version: 18.4.168
Release date: October 4th, 2018

Enhancements:

  • DWG 2018 support
  • SELECTMATCHING: A new command to select drawing entities of the same type and with shared properties
  • ARES Kudo: Access all connected storages from the start page
  • ARES Kudo: Connect new storages via "Add Storage +"
  • ARES Kudo: Online thumbnails
  • Privacy Policy is now available online
  • Access our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy directly from the login page

Fixes:

  • Selection: Contextual selection options should be sentence case. (R-539)
  • ESNAPS: ESnap options from user input mask appear in a dark color. (R-2564)
  • ARES Kudo: 'Upload and overwrite cloud file' sub-option of 'Sync with cloud' option returns error and fails. (R-2723)
  • ARES Kudo: Previous drawing always opens in read-only mode after 'Upload as a new file' sub-option of 'Sync with cloud' option. (R-2724)
  • ARES Kudo: Overwriting fails by 'Upload as a new file' sub-option of 'Sync with cloud' option. (R-2726)
  • ARES Kudo: Android: Kudo (Offline - Upload to cloud): Can't upload the missing drawing by 'Rename' option. (R-2998)
  • PICTURENOTE: PictureNote icon does not hide completely on turning OFF its layer. (R-2836)
  • PDFEXPORT: Exports empty page for Model space of 3D drawings. (R-2841)
  • PDFEXPORT: PDFEXPORT/SHARE: Does not attach the exported PDF in mail if PDF is a bit heavy. (R-2842)
  • GETANGLE: Inappropriate prompt is shown on cancelling the command. (R-3004)
  • GETANGLE: Command should not terminate when required entity is not specified as input. (R-3013)
  • File explorer: Texts overlaps in the header section on small devices. (R-3032)

 

Android

Version: 18.3.108
Release date: August 17th, 2018

Enhancements:

  • Terms of Use updated
  • Localization updated

Fixes:

  • Feedback: Call the new support feature directly from inside the document if it is enabled
  • GETANGLE: German and Japanese translation is missing for command GETANGLE inside the right side menu bar
  • ARES Kudo: Crash on  open offline cached files in certain situations
  • Crash: Application crashes in certain situations when ARES Touch is opened from a third party or system application on devices with Android 8.0 (Oreo) or higher
    e.g. Mail attachments
  • Crash: Application crashes in certain situations when showing results of inquiry commands on devices with Android 8.0 (Oreo) or higher 

 

Android

Version: 18.3.69
Release date: July 5th, 2018

Enhancements:

  • Subscribe to ARES Touch and get The ARES Trinity of CAD
  • GETANGLE: A new command to measure angles has been added
  • Dropbox: Access your entire cloud drive
  • Feedback: Contact us even faster in case of questions or suggestions
  • File explorer: Filter your directories for drawing content with "Show drawings only"
  • CLOUD: There is now the possibility to change the radius for clouds via the right side menu
  • Settings: A new dialog was introduced to allow you to configure non-drawing-specific content
  • Localization updated

Fixes:

  • PICTURENOTE: Externally referenced link remains inside drawing when picture note symbol is deleted
  • PICTURENOTE: Images have the wrong orientation when taken by the camera on some devices
  • Crash: Removing the permission for accessing the local storage via the device settings
  • ARES Kudo: Cached drawing is deleted on placing a drawing with the same name on the same cloud file path
  • POLYLINE: Command terminates suddenly on quick tapping and calls command ZOOMFIT
  • Google Drive: The cloud button 'Three dots' is not visible in case of a successful connection when the application is reopened
  • Save Copy As/Rename: The application accepts 'ENTER' key and takes wrong multiline input while specifying a new file name

 

Android

Version: 18.2.29
Release date: May 24th, 2018 

Enhancements:

  • While saving a drawing the application shows a progress status
  • OFFSET: The command can be executed from the right sidebar menu. Modify -> Offset
  • Clouds: The command SAVE saves directly the opened drawing back to the cloud drive when the Internet is turned on

Fixes:

  • The "Help" button inside the command prompt mask does not invoke the corresponding help topic
  • The option "Repeat" does not work in certain situations
  • Polish texts in 'Quick Tour' were updated
  • POLYLINE: The command does not resume after invoking and closing 'ESnap' dialog
  • File explorer: Fast browsing back to the start page causes a broken view
  • ARES Kudo: Button "Open ARES Kudo" now directly forwards to "Storage"
  • ARES Kudo: Crash on opening an Onshape cloud-based file
  • Crash: When pressing on button OK in drafting settings dialog when any value is 0

 

Android

Version: 18.1.124
Release date: Apr 12th, 2018 

Enhancements:

  • GoogleDrive: Session handling improved

Fixes:

  • Cannot open drawings from mail attachments on devices with Android 8.0 or higher
  • Cannot open drawings from mail attachments when there is an active document
  • Layerlist does not activate layer when the entire row is clicked
  • Crash: Quick tour and Help view crashed in a certain situation
  • Crash: Bringing the application to foreground and background several times while the log-in page is active
  • Crash: File sharing on devices with Android 8.0 or higher

 

Android

Version: 18.0.225
Release date: Apr 3rd, 2018

Fixes:

  • Dropbox: Re-linking does not work when the connection was recently removed
  • Dropbox: Cannot overwrite a local drawing with file option "Save to my local files"

 

Android

Version: 18.0.187
Release date: March 1st, 2018 

Fixes:

  • Application freezes in document view when Quick Tour or Help was opened first on devices running Android 8.0 or later
  • VOICENOTE: Buttons do not reset after completing the voice note
  • PICTURENOTE: 'Name' stripe is placed over the image in full mode
  • PICTURENOTE: A hidden image frame is added in drawing on canceling the command
  • Crash: Attempting to connect to Google Drive on devices running Android 6.0 or older
  • Crash: Old license types or leaving the application from login page with system back button
  • Crash: Application crashes when app icon is clicked again after sending the application to the background for devices running Android 4.3 or older

 

Android

Version: 18.0.143
Release date: Feb 1st, 2018 

Enhancements:

  • New Quicktour with clear information and animated topics
  • New command FREESKETCH to draw quickly custom annotations on a dedicated layer
  • Results of inquiry commands remain visible and can be copied to the clipboard
  • POWERTRIM: New command option 'Corner' added
  • ESnap settings can be configured with new a dialog
  • Drawing mode "Simple view" removed and "Start Trial" button replaced with "Free Simple Mode"
  • Added support to abort downloading of externally referenced files
  • Application permissions introduced for all devices with Android 6.0 and higher

Fixes:

  • Line color dialog: Does not preserve color settings properly
  • "Save Copy As" and "Rename" options become broken when a new drawing is added
  • POWERTRIM does not terminate on tapping on 'OK' button
  • Box: Shows message about creating application folder while browsing in subfolders
  • DCL files cannot be loaded successfully
  • A blank welcome page shows up on certain devices
  • Google Drive: Missing file option 'Send a link'
  • Crash: Pack and share lead to crash the application on a Lenovo Yoga Tablet

 

Android

Version: 17.2.81
Release date: Sep 28th, 2017

Enhancements:

  • Help: Polish help added
  • New drawing: New files in the local file system are created in the last browsed folder
  • Blocks: Removed inappropriate message box when tapping on OK without specifying any block name in make block dialog
  • Images: Images picked from gallery now treated in the correct format

Fixes:

  • Tapping on 'Freeze Layer' button does not activate -LAYER command options
  • Application crashes if you fail to connect to Box storage after several times
  • Side menu entry "Arc Length" of Dimensions is cropped in Simple Mode
  • Dropbox and Google Drive: File options do not respond if the chosen drawing is not opened once
  • Full mode of picture note is broken for old references
  • Crash: When you attempt to connect to Box after several times

 

Android

Version: 17.1.265
Release date: Aug 30th, 2017

Enhancements:

  • File Explorer with brand new design
  • Enhanced support for Google Drive or Box: Browse all your folders from the File Explorer
  • Enable/Disable ESnap functionality in the ESnap Settings dialog
  • Exported PDF files remain visible in My local files > Drawings > Exports
  • INSERTBLOCK: Block preview was added to the dialog
  • SAVEAS command adds DWG extension automatically

Fixes:

  • User input mask does not show help, the ESnap settings and coordinate type options for all devices
  • Dropbox: Cannot download picture note in specific drawings (legacy issue)
  • File explorer shows the wrong icon for "My Dropbox files"
  • Scrolling inside the file explorer mess up entry list ( separators can be clicked as well )
  • Box: Back folder features only jumps back to "Start Page", subfolders do not work
  • Creating the preview of native images ( no DWG thumbnails ) slows down file explorer significantly