Vectorworks 2015 Service Pack 1 Release Notes

The following issues were addressed for Vectorworks 2015 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-120358
User Experiencing Issues Rendering Viewports in OpenGL
VB-54853
Extrude Along Path & Path PIOs edit mode show "Exit Group" button
VB-119940
AHA: IFC: The definition "PredefinedType" MUST be defined and don't use the localized expression in the export
VB-120152
framing member label does not move
VB-116761
CW Space: Incorrect auto-boundary in this case.
VB-118731
PIO-Contained Symbols and Rotation
VB-120157
Wall Creation --Rectangle mode
VB-120183
Existing Tree with Irregular Canopy, canopy detached from tree
VB-119698
Difficulty opening VW file, only works with File>Open, then navigating to desired file
VB-107006
"Dimension to Exterior Walls" ignores viewport class visibilities
VB-118345
Dimension segment position selector often specifies wrong segment to remain fixed
VB-119900
Set Attributes by Class in viewport crashes file
VB-120130
Site model unresponsive to contour elevation reshape
VB-120026
Active objects not highlighted correctly
VB-120043
Retina icon lost after modifying a Vectorscript plugin
VB-119929
Unable to reference a file that contains DLVPs.
VB-119942
Creating Spotlight position from non-symbol geometry places position name far from object.
VB-119964
Using the "Edit Position Geometry" function via the OIP for a lighting position does not show changes when position is edited.
VB-120071
Excessive sheet layer screen redraw causing serious performance issues.
VB-120092
Publishing or exporting PDFs from sheet layers with SLVPs embeds all the geometry that the SLVPs have cropped out making excessively complex files.
VB-119182
Fillet and Angled Options for Stair Landings can be both check in Simutaneously (Windows Only ).
VB-119926
Entering a stair landing value that is vey close to maximum value produces unexpected geometry.
VB-120329
OpenGL Viewports are failing to render in the Vectorworks viewer
VB-120376
The program has random lag every 1-2 minutes, or after about 15 clicks on a series of objects. The lag lasts about 3 seconds.
VB-115707
The last character of the shortcut key of the "Tool Sets" is missing. _Mac only)
VB-115709
The texture of "Reuse an Existing lmage" of "Add Decal" in the "Object info" is inverted. (Decal thumbnail is upside down and/or stretched on Mac, renders OK)
VB-116176
Even if VW file has not been saved,"Relative path to the current document" becomes active.
VB-116939
The work of a "Mask Options" of the "Image Prop" created in advance will be lost. (About "Create Image Prop", Create Symbol option only)
VB-117867
A "Show only Layers belonging to Stories" setting doesn't work when it select the layer that doesn't belong to the stories.(Unified View) Options)
VB-117868
When an "Unified View Options" sets an "Ignore Layers with Different Scale", it doesn't work.
VB-117869
Even if it turns off an "Ignore Layers with Different Scale" setup of an"Unified View Options", a drawing sheet doesn't become as before.
VB-117912
Character data will be inputted freely. (Text Tool, Mac only)
VB-118459
About a Search text edit field.(Solid of Attributes)(Mac Only)
VB-118850
The display of a drawing sheet will change. (About a Solar Animation of the Heliodon)
VB-119454
VW crashes when selected an "A set of Roadway(Curve) and Roadway(Straight) objects" of the "Create Road from Stakes".
VB-119849
The "FileMaker" does not open. (VW Plants Database)
VB-119850
The "Number of Steps" of a dialog is not shown correctly. (Create Stepped Wall)
VB-120002
The "Section Viewport" is not shown gray even if it turn on a "Gray Outside Crop".
VB-120006
A "Render Mode Options" is not displayed in the "Current Render Mode" of the "View Bar".
VB-120119
The "Solar Animation" doesn't work.
VB-120135
Edit Dormer uses wrong reference point
VB-106318
Not exported as 3D even if exporting with a required setting.(Export DWF)
VB-109068
When exported a file that includes Japanese font character as EPSF, it can't be opened by Photoshop.
VB-110357
Vertical text of a Worksheet protrudes from a cell.
VB-110358
Some texts of a Worksheet protrude from cells.
VB-112314
Can't import an exported script file which includes "Arc Length" dimensions.
VB-114248
Text is not printed by a certain setting.
VB-118861
A result of half-width characters printing is incorrect.
VB-118862
A printing result of a opacity object and a gradient object is very rough.
VB-118863
A printing result of a wall with a certain wall style is very rough.
VB-118866
Plural story bounded wall components become a one component if exporting as IFC.
VB-118868
A pattern line is printed incorrectly by conditions.
VB-119460
A layer name will be garbled after importing a 2-byte named SketchUp file.
VB-119461
Crash when exporting file to Vectorscript when editing mode context
VB-119462
VW crashes while editing the options of "Publish".
VB-119464
VW exports a file of empty or incorrect. (Export Simple VectorScript)
VB-119469
Each DXF/DWG layer views are influenced by the active layer view of when exporting.
VB-119580
VW exports an incorrect STEP file.
VB-119583
A layer name of SKP file is garbled on the "SketchUP Import Settings".
VB-119798
VW crashes or freezes while creating a graticule object.
VB-119800
DXF table data types are converted to wrong format.
VB-119803
The "Edit Plant Information" dialog collapses when expanding the window. (Landscape Area Tool)
VB-119804
The result of "Find Resource" is incorrect when using Japanese chars for searching. (Resource Browser function)
VB-119805
The OIP displays the former setting even if picking up and applying "Render Properties" by the Eyedropper tool.
VB-119843
A result of half-width characters exporting as PDF is incorrect.
VB-119853
Plural saved views(or sheet layers) print settings are not reflected to each if attempting to change by multiple selection.(Publish)
VB-119907
A DXF/DWG file that contains references is unable to import by settings.
VB-119908
VW crashes while exporting as EPSF.
VB-119910
VW crashes while exporting as Image.
VB-120073
Unable to launch VW2015 on Windows XP 64bit.
VB-120075
A created animation movie is a black display by a certain setting.
VB-120076
A created solar animation movie is a black display.
VB-120445
OpenGL doesn't work on the viewport by serials.
VB-120339
Localization issue: Edit Group strings
VB-120121
VW crashes when click Done button in the Search text field for solid colors in the Attribute palette
VB-119755
Fonts used to create a file in Vectorworks 2014 are not recognized in Vectorworks 2015
VB-120040
IFC Export - Export Progress dialog broken
VB-119740
Publish crashes when configuring multiple pages for Print
VB-120238
Reshape Tool - Reshape Tool Preferences button does nothing.
VB-120261
File will not export from 2015 to 2014. Exports to 2013 or prior but file will not open
VB-120371
Space Objects - Floor and Enclosure fields switched in worksheets
VB-119667
Raum CW is using wrong selector with GetObjectVariable
VB-120060
K key to close walls or to close polygon not working as expected
VB-120252
File with "/" in name will not open in 2015
VB-119991
Text becomes squished when first printed in opengl.
VB-120208
Line direction arrow is small on Retina displays.
VB-120226
Text imaging performance
VB-119873
Text in Movie Export from Heliodon is Compressed like it Has Negative Tracking : JBC
VB-117127
Log can not be displayed when you click the Details button in the DXF/DWG or DWF Import Results dialog.
VB-117762
All of 2-byte texts are garbled when exported as DWFx.
VB-117914
About Import IFC, It can't import IFC when there are 2-byte character(ex. Japanese) in the File Name or the File Path.
VB-118331
Although I selected a File on the "DXF/DWG or DWF import" dialog, the "Import DXF/DWG files" dialog is appeared again
VB-118332
About Import DXF/DWG or DWF, It can't correctly import the dxf/dwg files with references.
VB-118958
In Export Image File dialog, VW crashes when was clicked "Render"button. (GDI+ disabled, Windows only)
VB-120309
Stair config fails when changing the stair height
VB-119821
Rotated Plan: Edit object proportions not working properly
VB-120079
KLS: Column order backward of Site Model Volume List
VB-120029
Non-rotating label legend rotating
VB-111159
The newly created tool palette is not shown on the document.(Win only)
VB-113418
Referenced viewport has the wrong position if he contains a DLVP
VB-120062
Move by Points Tool can move locked objects in walls
VB-120185
Sheet Layer in View "Top"
VB-120201
Command "Center Drawing on Internal Origin" doesn't work with rotated viewports
VB-120202
Command "Center Drawing on Internal Origin" doesn't work with referenced rotated DLVP
VB-120319
Command "Center Drawing on Internal Origin" doesn't support auto-bounded slabs
VB-120320
Command "Center Drawing on Internal Origin" doesn't support stairs
VB-109519
DWF export has no 3D geometry
VB-120192
Curtain wall frame copying
VB-120243
Stair tool bug
VB-119741
The Reshape Tool Preferences Dialog doesn�t show up.
VB-114592
Roof Face Grips are Tiny Leftovers from the Old MiniCAD Days
VB-119968
More Cases of Unnecessary Screen Redraws
VB-117563
Help displayed in the Align/Distribute Objects dialog box is incorrect
VB-119651
Framing Member Steel Structural Shape beginning bevel incorrect
VB-119671
Framing Member Steel Structural Shape end bevel and mitre incorrect
VB-119874
3D span of a pitched steel section Framing Member does not match its 2D span
VB-119884
Reshape tool Preferences button won't work
VB-119748
Localization: Cancel button in Batch Progress Dialog does not show entire Japanese text
VB-119384
In a special case Set to Publish popup is not grayed.
VB-120072
DWG import takes 3mins 45 secs to import into 2015 compared to 11 seconds in 2014
VB-119731
VectorScript SetLBColumnOwnerDrawnType has problem with Dual pattern rect
VB-117322
A created space object is not created as gross floor space.(Create Spaces from Walls)
VB-117323
Tile in component of wall
VB-118270
If specific Japanese text is used as the Rename name, the error dialog is displayed.
VB-119414
If shape file is imported as "by the document", the shape file is imported as "by custom".(Georeferencing)
VB-119458
It cannot resize and rotate a hatch with the Selection tool.
VB-119802
"Name" and "Company" in the startup banner are garbled.
VB-120273
When the preview of "Handrail" is displayed, VW shuts down.(Stair object)
VB-111463
Parking area object responds too slow when compare to VW 2013
VB-119248
Adjacency matrix, switching to 3d view no space labels show up
VB-119830
Opening a Vectorworks 12.5 file with v20b6 will not allow me to save it due to alleged lack of space on disk.
VB-119797
Printer settings in Publish
VB-119679
Publish to print CRASHES vw
VB-120351
Stipple: The K key does not close a Stipple area
VB-120223
Space Settings - 2D Attributes - Active Class setting not retained
VB-115323
Class of Image object changes after crop
VB-120162
special character problem
VB-120163
Inactive buttons in Workspace manager
VB-103954
3D DWF Export On Mac Fails to Create 3D Objects
VB-117945
Roadway (Custom Curb) Objects - Joint Display Can't be Disabled When "Rise" is Applied
VB-118934
Hardscapes Lose Their Border Texture When Copy/Pasted Between Files
VB-119770
Extrude Along Paths Fail in VW 2015 When Helix-Spiral is Used as the Path Object
VB-120270
Mesh Smoothing Fails to Affect Site Model Object in VW 2015
VB-120285
Symmetry Label Tool Doesn't Allow Objects to Be Drawn on 3D Planes or Screen Plane
VB-120361
Auto-Bounded Spaces Can't Be Moved With "Center Drawing on Internal Origin" Command Unless Space and Bounding Walls are Selected
VB-117615
Text Spacing When Export To 2014
VB-119442
Corrupt Space Object Results from Creating Rectangle Wall within Wall Network
VB-119927
Joining Walls Using K-key method generates Corrupt Wall ( recent regression)
VB-120114
Surface hatching fails to show on CurtainWall's panels within wall network while rendered in Hidden Line
VB-120363
Space Label Moves Away from Space Object When Centering Drawing on Internal Origin Within Test File