Vectorworks 2021 Service Pack 1 Release Notes

The following issues were addressed for Vectorworks 2021 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 key
Issue id
VB-159302
Spaces; Importing an Adjacency Matrix broken data
VB-161486
Saved Views Fail to Restore Render Settings
VB-162982
Viewport Properties dialog has a letter outside the [ ]
VB-165571
Symbol Edit Modes Show Flipped, Grayed Copy of Component Graphics
VB-165964
Localization issue - Cannot apply a seating section style
VB-166442
Allow localization of "Seating Section.vwx" programmatically
VB-167428
Setting the size of Renderworks texture by image does not work, just results in a gray square
VB-167486
Seating Section dialog has broken layout
VB-167581
User Interface message indicates possibility of deleting multiple records but I can only select one
VB-168279
Replace Instrument Spotlight
VB-168647
Crash: activate PDF Snap to Geometry
VB-169127
Grouped Objects Fail to Show After Deleting/Reassigning Class
VB-169290
*VWFC::Math::VWPoint3D::VWPoint3D crashed in Spotlight::HangPosition::CObjHangPosition_Recalculate::TransformHangedObject
VB-170584
EPSF export fails to export the attached file
VB-170796
Adjusting the unit rounding is freezing VW
VB-170882
Edit Accessoreis contexts mode in Plan is corrupted when the Device has 3D orientation.
VB-171124
Deleting Label Legend breaks Focus Beam
VB-171412
Selecting a GDTF Fixture doesn't set the right footprint in the Object Info Palette
VB-171499
Vectorworks crashes after presenting a dialog in Partner Products install script
VB-171512
Lighting Accessories Stack on top pf Label Legends
VB-171522
Images are not appearing for plants in the worksheet
VB-171546
Too much white space in a landscape area when using the plant cloud border style
VB-171558
Quick Search is not saving its position when re-launched on Windows
VB-171816
Materials and Data Viz
VB-171983
Spotlight Accessories and Label Legends
VB-172007
Spotlight Accessories need a way to have a stacking order
VB-172047
Path for tools and menus not included in Search on Mac
VB-172106
Seating Section automatically apply a style
VB-172150
Export DXF/DWG: 2D objects that are placed in Layer/Screen Plane aren't correctly exported
VB-172155
Spotlight Lighting Device Lenses Color
VB-172361
Texture - Set by Image Size Line segment Not working correctly
VB-172401
[QuickSearch] [Windows] Implement Status Bar with Entry Counts
VB-172402
[Win]Keyboard shortcuts for each tool/menu command should display on a separate column
VB-172485
When a material has only one checkbox for Surface Area/Volume, both values are still reported in the worksheet
VB-172566
VW Freezes When Editing Seating Section After Renaming Seating Symbol
VB-172587
Focus Ignores Focus Point Object preferences
VB-172687
"Refresh Libraries" progress dialogue's Cancel button is clipped
VB-172712
Excel export, Localized acceptance test - file extension should not be localized
VB-172716
Hoists don't connect to the trusses during insertion
VB-172805
Gobos do not register until focus applied.
VB-172848
Quick Search icons should be single click to activate - why need double click
VB-172902
Landscape Area: Plant Information tab - when the total percentage is longer than a certain character length, the text gets cut off
VB-172908
Need to re-select bucket fill mode after each placement of a landscape area
VB-173008
Cable tool - Typo in the Automatic Numbering Preferences dialog
VB-173017
There are more than six columns in Manage Cable Parts dialog
VB-173018
If you rename a cable it won't appear in Cable Configuration dialog
VB-173042
Focus Tool/Command still not connected the Focus Point Object Preferences
VB-173043
Landscape area tool Bucket mode reverts to first mode every time the mode is used
VB-173073
Cable area doesn't apply its settings to the cables
VB-173136
Geometry seems stuck at 0, below site models
VB-173176
Railing/Fence Join: Alignment of Blunt Connect Mode
VB-173214
[QuickSearch] [Mac] Item should require SINGLE click to execute from the Search
VB-173216
[Mac]Menu icon should appear as part of the context information of a menu command
VB-173222
Problem with Server-Based Project if connection cannot be established
VB-173252
ConnectCAD: Missing Sockets symbols in the Default content
VB-173260
Landscape Area: Custom Tag is not remembered after settings edit
VB-173261
Landscape Area Tags: It is not possible to choose None on Tag Body
VB-173318
vs.ws2AddMenuItem() needs special handling for separators
VB-173336
LA with 3D Polygons doesn't fit to site model
VB-173382
Grid Line, Drawing Label, and Marker object Styles in Content should have Class set to "Active Class" in "Plug-in Object Style Options".
VB-173423
Material Description flaws in Materials.vwx Library
VB-173447
Callout issues with Project Sharing
VB-173455
3D Polygon shape of landscape area is visible on top of plants in 3D
VB-173471
First column of Focus Lighting Devices dialog default width too small
VB-173486
Class switch of Slab object causes Beach Ball Hang - full bug report provided
VB-173490
Spotlight hoist object insertion bug
VB-173509
Instrument Summary does not count accessories
VB-173510
Instrument Summary Build List dialog no longer needs Circuits column
VB-173511
Instrument Summary only recognized first cell of multi-circuits for circuit and color summaries
VB-173519
2021 Ref Marker: Leader Radius OIP Field Non-functional
VB-173527
Beta Undo Alert 9 appears when you insert a drop between rigging objects
VB-173544
DV override does not show in section viewport when exported to PDF
VB-173546
Marionette's Chart Configuration dialog has a bad help ID
VB-173549
Braceworks hoist: Default position of 'Show Label' is same as the Pick up symbol which obscures symbol and is a problem when moving label
VB-173564
Project sharing: Moving the hoist causes the house rigging point to be checked out . Moving the truss causes the hoist to be checked out
VB-173582
Bridle Configuration Dialog - when "List All Parts" radio button is selected, text overlaps in the Basket and Leg Parts list boxes
VB-173592
Material Texture option need to be removed in Space 3D boundary dialog
VB-173599
If I change the user folder to any location, it may not shut down.
VB-173603
Materials not using latest classification table
VB-173627
Syncing of Universe, Address, Absolute Address do not work for Accessories
VB-173628
Material Thumbnails Don't Account for Surface Hatch Size/Rotation
VB-173640
Space OIP buttons check out spaces even when closed with cancel
VB-173644
Add New Items As Pop-up shows wrong Publisher Type option
VB-173648
Landscape area plant information doesnt update correctly
VB-173660
Data Viz needs to be "bumped" to apply to walls
VB-173670
Landscape Area style dialog, Style name field could be longer to display the name
VB-173671
Help errors in Landscape area style dialog percentage option
VB-173676
Changing the GDTF fixture type does not update the DMX footprint
VB-173694
Space Finishes are getting override after editing the style
VB-173696
VerifyValidHandle(inhLayer) failed!Handle inhLayer is too small actual 88 bytes specified 658 bytes
VB-173700
Hoist High Hook Location
VB-173709
IFC Import pSet fields and values missing
VB-173718
Data tag: If you set Function to Area the Units popup isn't enabled
VB-173720
Quick search does not seem to work correctly after the basic tools and toolsets palette have been removed
VB-173722
Multi-Cell Lighting Devices only show one colour when using the Spotlight Preferences colour options
VB-173723
Column and Pilaster not using 2D fill from materials having a fill of "None"
VB-173729
Grid Line Styles Class Issue
VB-173745
Error Message when Installing Partner Product
VB-173747
Projects directory has clashing names (Project Sharing server strings)
VB-173749
String from Project Sharing database needs rewriting
VB-173751
Map List alerts and queries - strings have obscure variables for localization purposes
VB-173795
Change cross section dialog of truss properties has spelling errors in help text
VB-173799
Grid Lines showing up on ground plane in Section Viewport
VB-173801
Incorrect word order in "Towards object target" strings
VB-173828
Data Visualization, german number separators not supported
VB-173836
*Slab: unexpected VW quit after cryptical alert upon changing class in Org. dlog
VB-173842
Vectorworks Search on External Monitor and laptop set up
VB-173843
Grid Lines Don't Appear in Non-Horizontal Section Viewport Unless "Display 2D fills" option is Toggled
VB-173863
Slabs don't show Materials in Data Viz when modified by 3D objects
VB-173867
Crash when editing profile of an aligned hardscape
VB-173882
Tools and commands are disabled when they should not be
VB-173883
Change to metric default material units
VB-173946
Some materials are displaying inappropriate characters in spreadsheets
VB-173954
Insertion Point of Data Tag Tool uses the coordinates from a rotated drawing
VB-173961
Lighting Device Shutters - Reset all does nothing
VB-173968
Design Zone Tool: typo in description
VB-173969
Hardscape Tool: Typo in description
VB-173973
Accessories attached to lighting devices do not get the Position Name of the parent light
VB-173983
RUNSCRIPTEDIT Fails to Load New Value Into Worksheet Cell Until a Recalc is Done : JBC
VB-173988
Migration Manager: Beta Undo Alert 9 when migrating the attached user folders.
VB-174000
2021 File Open/Translate hangs on
VB-174019
Unable to uninstall NBS Chorus
VB-174033
No keyboard shortcut should be assigned to the Quick Search menu combo.
VB-174063
Material popup is not responsive on OIP (Windows)
VB-174067
Railings/Fences that are created by the 3D line mode can't be joined each other.
VB-174069
DWG Export - Example document exprts wrongly when using overridden attributes
VB-174071
Accessory attached to a light doesn't take channel from .xml file sent by Lightwright
VB-174076
Crash when Exporting file to Vectorworks 2020
VB-174115
Lighting Devices duplicated in the drawing do not sync properly to Lightwright
VB-174205
Exporting this file causes VW to freeze
VB-174210
kFieldFill record field not working properly after resource delete with replacement
VB-174279
GLPickColorInteraction edit texture dlg not picking correct colors
VB-174280
GLPanZoomImageInteraction in edit texture dlg notfollowing mouse moves
VB-174283
Category "Wood - Structural" is spelled incorrectly
VB-174289
Duplicating lighting devices in Vectorworks when Data Exchange is active screws up Data Exchange on those lights.
VB-174290
Batch Rename List has wrong order in localized versions
VB-174337
Polygon Tool's Inner Boundary Mode (aka paint bucket) not working in viewport's Annotation space
VB-174355
Attempted Premium Library Download Fails in Vw 2021 - 2 : JBC
VB-174360
ConnectCAD: Already Connected Term Panels don't connect.
VB-174384
Deleting accessory from a lighting device doesn't remove it from Lightwright
VB-174407
Clases y materiales dialog window has cut off buttons for Columns and Pillars
VB-174514
Question:It says TOV "The FEA core will be updated to correctly account for the hoist weight when the hoist is top or bottom mounted (R10).", how can I specifically mount it with top or bottom?