What's new in CADAM Drafting Version 5 Release 20


The following changes have been made to the CADAM Drafting product since the Version 5 Release 19 base release.

System Changes

Windows 7 Support (Windows only)

Windows 7 is now supported by CADAM Drafting, beginning with V5R19 SP3.

End of support for HP-UX (HP-UX only)

Support for HP-UX ended with CADAM Drafting V5R19. CADAM Drafting V5R20 will only be delivered on Windows and AIX.

End of support for Windows 2000 (Windows only)

Support for Windows 2000 is removed. Customers running CADAM Drafting on Windows 2000 should plan to migrate to Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Windows 7.

End of support for AIX 5.2 (AIX only)

Support for AIX 5.2 is removed. Customers running CADAM Drafting on AIX 5.2 should plan to migrate to AIX 5.3.

New method for pan and zoom (Windows only)

Panning the window can now be done by simultaneously pressing the CNTL key and the left mouse button while moving the mouse. Zooming the window can now be done by simultaneously pressing the CNTL key and the right mouse button while moving the mouse.

Updated file dialog (Windows only)

The file Open/Save dialog box has been updated. The display format (Thumbnails, Tiles, Icons, List, Details) last chosen by the user is remembered.

Additional feedback on toolbar buttons (Windows only)

Toolbar buttons are more clearly highlighted when the cursor moves over them. The current function key is highlighted in blue.

 

FK Note Change

/ALIGN/

The new /ALIGN/ function allows a group of notes to be quickly aligned with a reference note.

IUE Change

Absoft Fortran V11.0 support (Windows only)

The Absoft Fortran V11.0 compiler has been certified for development of IUE programs.

 

CADPROF Change

Force drawing ID case

The existing AIX CADPROF switch to 'force case' has been enhanced to add the option to force drawing names to be upper case. This switch has been added to the Windows version of CADPROF.