Vectorworks 2018 Service Pack 1 Release Notes

The following issues were addressed for Vectorworks 2018 Service Pack 1.
This is a list of bugs that were fixed or wish list items that were fulfilled. The information comes directly from the bug database as entered by the users who filed the issues.

Issue Id
Title
VB-145875
crash in -[NNAApplicationDelegate application:openFile:] (in vectorworks)
VB-145868
Crash in TParamConstraintMgr::GetClosestPt
VB-145798
Can't Type Anything in the Data Flow Bar After Using Tape Measure Tool (Effects Windows
VB-145795
Crash opening file
VB-145780
[Record Format] Field type Pop-up is loosing defined choices while converting Vectorworks 2017 files
VB-145776
QT MovieFile not create.(VS Function)
VB-145775
When selecting Velfac UK door/window on a Catalog dialog buttons are not displayed.
VB-145761
Lighting accessory geometry inserts as rectangle
VB-145753
TXString::GetWidthInNumOfStdChar problem on Mac
VB-145750
Tape Measure tool stops entering the numbers in Floating Data Bar
VB-145749
Export PDF fails to generate correct presentation in fonts
VB-145728
Data Bar isn't working on 2D shapes in 2018
VB-145693
Spotlight fixtures no longer will allow a position name to be manually entered
VB-145679
Vision plugin can not be found
VB-145677
Crash in AddChainDimMenuItem(int, int, int&, CallBackBlock*) (in vectorworks)
VB-145666
Import Resource Dialogue: Please bring back "Don't show this dialog when the active doc has no folder of the current type"
VB-145662
Preformatted Worksheets Insert On drawing flag not set correctly
VB-145639
Space Object Leader Lines Fail When Space is Translated to VW 2018
VB-145632
Crash in RefreshNavigationPalettePage
VB-145627
Event Design: Stage objects do not import textures from online content
VB-145609
Layers objects are appearing even though the Layer is set to invisible
VB-145597
Localization issue: Title Block Border conversion from old format
VB-145592
Random Crash While VW Sitting Idle with Test File Open
VB-145585
Space Object: User Data Field 01 is not translated properly
VB-145582
OIP Fails After Canceling Offset By Point Operation
VB-145574
Export OBJ and Export WebView don't show
VB-145505
Irrigation: Hydrozone water use and classing is messing up
VB-145500
DoExportErrVal DoExport(const DoExportPrompt& prompt) starting undo but not ending it properly
VB-145499
CExtMenuCreateSeatingSection_EventSink::DoInterface not properly ending undo event
VB-145498
CResizeTool_EventSink::PointAdded starts undo and does not end it
VB-145497
BIMObject CBIMobjectProvider::Import3DS_File starts an undo event but fails to end it
VB-145488
VWRecordFormatObj.PopupGetChoicesCount() not working
VB-145486
Spelling of Braceworks default folders = Braceworx
VB-145466
Site Model: Typo in alert
VB-145458
VW2018 File open/translate failure
VB-145440
VW crashes in spotlight plugin opening the attached file
VB-145437
Crash TitleBlockBorder!TitleBlockBorder::Data::CTitleBlockDataRevision::InitializeRecord
VB-145436
Memory leak on ImportSelectedResourceToCurrentFile
VB-145432
crash one time, dragging locked viewport
VB-145423
Using Select System Objects Crashes Vectorworks
VB-145421
Spotlight metric template has incorrect and different scales
VB-145417
Resource tooltip has word "Type:" twice (Mac)
VB-145413
Problem with a folder creation in non-active document
VB-145410
When create objects are suspended, objects created anyway and corrupts other objects functioanlity
VB-145390
Crash when copy-pasting title block
VB-145387
(Truss with angle) convert to hanging position ends up in strange result
VB-145386
if move the cursor to the previous point after fix the point, the fixed point is canceled.
VB-145355
VW 2018 Crashes when Selecting a File via Application Windows Method
VB-145347
Title Block Border: Title block graphic isn't updated when you change Title Block Border style from the Settings dialog
VB-145345
OIP - Data Panel shows Multiple IfcEntity Types Selected
VB-145316
Plug-In Manager menu item is shown twice in the Designer workspace on Windows
VB-145314
Site modifiers created on different layers have different elevation
VB-145311
Internal Error with Stair object:
VB-145292
VW freezes when double-clicking a list window in Cross Section Workload dialog.
VB-145279
The plane of the callout is changed to the layer plane.
VB-145271
IFC "Style" parameter can be changed on the OIP
VB-145269
*Opening test file instantly crashes Vectorworks 2018 on the Mac only
VB-145253
Vectorworks crashes while starting the Vectorworks Remote Desktop server on an Vectorworks installed by the installer
VB-145247
Spotlight 'Create Hanging Position' gives incorrect height in OIP when multiple objects are selected.
VB-145245
Wrong options appear in Edit Curtain Wall dialog.
VB-145225
DOM: General Screen Redraw Regression 2018
VB-145223
Object Info palette sometimes shows No Selection even if objects are selected
VB-145214
Witness lines don't update if position is changed in OIP
VB-145199
T01789 - MacBook Touch Bar Support: Changing Or Editing Workspace fails to Refresh the Touch Bar.
VB-145189
*Crash in VGM when drawing walls
VB-145185
Heavy flickering OIP/Attribute Palette
VB-145157
Control points no longer function to reshape the Lighting Pipe
VB-145143
Irrigation: POC schedule doesn't use current units
VB-145125
Foliage tool: Object doesn't get a symbol from the Symbol pop up in the tool bar
VB-145121
Spotlight, Instrument Summary issue with German umlaute
VB-145111
Bracework: Reset Index is missing in Workspace
VB-145110
Unable to select predicted words in Japanese (Kanji) conversion system. (OIP)
VB-145108
When entering Japanese characters in the "Space Name" or the "Occup. Organization", the 67th character is garbled.
VB-145103
Define Mapping Dialog doesn't support wordwrap
VB-145082
Cursor Alignment is Slightly Off When Trying to Resize Floating View Panes on Win
VB-145061
Particular tools won't be created after using Detail-Callout Marker.
VB-145042
Floating databar does now allow input
VB-145032
Plugin save to user library causing VW crash
VB-145027
Drawing polyline based objects with snapping removes the last drawn segment of the object
VB-145023
2018 Site Model Source Data
VB-145021
Information of a Title Block won't be shown in Create Sheet List.
VB-145019
Spotlight Braceworks 3D only raked truss at height when converted to hanging position height = '0'.
VB-145017
Alert message will be shown when Create Standard Viewport dialog is closed.
VB-145013
Export Custom Property Sets of Export IFC Project doesn't work
VB-145001
Crash when editing proposed site model modifier
VB-144996
Trying to update sitemodel crashes VW
VB-144991
Editing the title block style layout has a very long delay.
VB-144987
About Hanging Position and Hoist tool.
VB-144984
The Style of Set Hoist Date Display can not be set except for the Plain.
VB-144979
In Export Web View, If the Windows OS login user name contains a double-byte blank, a Script error occurs.
VB-144939
Spotlight Positions issue
VB-144935
T01740- Selection Not Working when Editing Symbol Instance While in "Section In-Place" Mode
VB-144920
VW2018 File open/translate failure caused by memory leak
VB-144905
Titleblock on sheet does not update when Style is updated
VB-144882
Hanging position does not have a Z value of 0 even if it has a Z value
VB-144861
Drawing set of walls in multi view and with any RW in right view causes crash
VB-144847
ID Label Tool for wall is not displaying the wall mark
VB-144835
Revision notes vertical alignment not as expected
VB-144829
Space object Room ID on the Additional Data pane doesn't work
VB-144827
Site Model; Edit Contours does not work
VB-144785
KOS: Setting a space label variable to "Not assigned" is not working
VB-144782
KOS: Space Settings dialog does not show new "Additional Data..." in some popups
VB-144735
Problems with Umlauts in workspace
VB-144701
VW2017 Crashes when creating a Project Sharing file.
VB-144647
In the Designer workspace, some check mark indications differ with actual situation.
VB-144633
Some Imported Title Block Text objects resized from 2017 to 2018
VB-144613
Project Sharing / Marionette: Edit locked node
VB-144602
T01675:Choose Heliodon button is always by instance
VB-144599
A message about IFC Data Mapping shows during setting a Space.
VB-144570
T01675: Symbol that is displayed in the North Symbol pop up is not symbol of north arrow when you covert sheet border to title block border
VB-144521
Marionette: Menu Command returning too many values
VB-144484
Crash after placing a T roadway on a site model
VB-144462
T01675: Issue data shouldn't be added to the style
VB-144459
Slowly insertion of the name of the seating section in the Seating section setting dialog (Win only)
VB-144457
ID Label tool not acquiring wall marker ID
VB-144456
Alert message is shown when executing "Create Standard Viewports".
VB-144409
T01810: It's possible to work with old BIM object file without choosing option in Update BIM objects dialog
VB-144392
When Export DWF is executed, the certain objects are not displayed.
VB-144351
Foliage (localized) Not Using Default Symbol
VB-144349
Changing a Braceworks correction cause calculation to fail
VB-144311
Deleting a class and moving objects to another takes way too long
VB-144248
Double clicking to insert a hoist drops it in at 45 degree
VB-144242
Custom Cabinet: Handle pop up is empty and you cannot set legs for the cabinet
VB-144215
Multiple Lighting Devices are removed from the Instrument Summary when updated
VB-144203
Space object no longer reporting area in square inches compared to previous versions
VB-144101
Question- In the Edit Metallic Shader dialog, is "Offset V (%)" of "Brushed" working?
VB-144058
About Export Panorama, it will become black even when index.html is opened.
VB-144036
Panorama viewer in stereo mode shows eye locations opposite
VB-143992
About export Web view, When exported using the ambient occlusion, oblique lines are displayed on the object.
VB-143958
T01581 - Plant tag images are not being saved correctly to the database
VB-143955
PIO Styles: Deleting Styles from document replaces object styles with a symbol name
VB-143947
Space Objects disappearing
VB-143885
In Selection Tool, when "Show Direction" of Polyline's OIP is on, other objects can not be selected.
VB-143880
Edit Style Sheet Stamp Text Fails to Update All Sheet Layers
VB-143805
Bug in Create Seating Section
VB-143742
T01529: Project Issue History and Project Revision History don't display the correct sheet size
VB-143730
Structural Member shape collapses when drawing with Point on Arc or Tangent Arc Mode.
VB-143595
UI Review: T01789 - Customize Touch Bar menu item is not in the specified location
VB-143594
Revision and Issue Data Spacing in Title Blocks
VB-143484
Lock to page center on a title block does not work.
VB-143416
FS: Grid CW has wrong labels after Export to IFC
VB-143303
About the problem when importing "SYLK" file format into the Worksheet.
VB-143255
Plant Database shows notice dialog
VB-143254
Bug in Plant Database on Windows OS
VB-143233
About Export PDF, all strings is rasterized.
VB-143165
T01675: Type of Numbering isn't disabled when you set Numbering to Manual Entry for Issue Data
VB-143082
Railing/Fence - Post Diameter/Distance are not the same in 2D/3D
VB-142809
Should, "Customize Touch Bar..." be disabled or not appear, on hardware not having a Touch Bar?
VB-142783
ODBC/ Unable to connect with the records through the IFC
VB-142616
T01760: Hoist is inserted with wrong symbol and rotated in 45 degrees
VB-142550
Hanging Position does not display witness lines
VB-142426
RM should open with 3 panes
VB-142075
SBE: IIFCSupport::IFC_IsFieldOptional, IFC_IsEntryEnabled and some more don't return a value (parameter missing)?
VB-141929
Cable Tools Multi: two places for weight that are not linked.
VB-141727
Resource Name Conflict dialog: "Do not import this Text Style" radio button doesn't work
VB-141649
Incorrect default settings for Millimeters Length Units in Units dialog
VB-140656
Drain objects are not exported correctly to IFC
VB-140588
In Worksheet, characters deleted with "Delete key" are restored.
VB-139938
There is a case that the text can't print when the rendering is the openGL.
VB-139871
Stair object missing/corrupted
VB-139792
Ifc Data Mapping; No Custom Cabinet
VB-139119
Show Thousands Separators in Dimension Text - wrong presentation
VB-139013
Ifc COBie Export; Facility Category Mapping #2
VB-139004
Ifc COBie Export; Contact Category Mapping
VB-138957
Ifc COBie Export; No Zone Category for Spaces (regression)
VB-138915
Ifc COBie Export; Facility Mapping
VB-138911
Ifc COBie Export; Facility Category Mapping
VB-138770
Crash during file conversion to 2017
VB-138677
Lighting Accessory Insertion Tool is not referencing the symbol it says it is
VB-138105
DTM, difficulties to edit contour labels by reshape tool
VB-138010
ISDK::AlertInform truncates messages (Windows only)
VB-132627
Roof Face 3D Component Disappears in Files Converted from Earlier Versions : JBC
VB-131016
Create Stair command sets default rotation to the Stage Steps object
VB-129548
Marionette; values in OIP of wrapper nodes do not match actual values
VB-128737
Selecting Object After Canceling Offset by Point Operation Causes Old Object to Get Selected and View to Change
VB-127538
Workspaces: Edit workspace/Duplicate and modify (if need be) result is that a lot of palettes not on page and not docked.
VB-126891
Palette Positions Move Randomly When Workspace is Edited Through the "Workspaces" Dialog
VB-126453
Fixed point resize tool does not properly end when you use the esc key to get out of it.
VB-122174
Crash in VGM? exiting the editing of a Stair object
VB-111015
Multiple Objects Get Selected After Canceling Offset By Point Operation
VB-98803
Not possible to create polygon from outer boundary mode within test file
VB-95585
Polygons and Polyline Remain in Odd Selection State Following Offset Cancel
VB-89991
Custom End Caps do not export to IFC
VB-57151
IFC walls not determining end caps correctly