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March, version 1.61 :
Improved file management :
Main window shortcuts [Shift+] Ctrl + Left or right click display a dialog.
Added file type myriaCross libraries in the file open dialog.
Files now have different icons to recognize them at a glance.
Respectively: patterns (.mcpat), backups (.mcbpt) and installers (.mccli and .mcpli).
Improved detail windows creation :
Adding to preset scales 1:1, 1.5:1 and 2:1, you can now specify scale between 0.4 and 2.5
by step of 0.01 or compute it by selecting desired detail window cloth count.
(from menu Edit/Select more/Create or remove detail windows/Create detail windows…)
See Lesson 24 for more information.
1: Pattern at 10 stitches per inch 2.3.4: Detail windows at 12, 14 and 16 stitches per inch
Improved some 32-bit tools :
Make from white on black + emboss: added smooth option and better shadow quality.
Make from colour + grey: added brightness mask (1) with contrast (2) options :
Added a rendering effect :
Here is new Bubbles effect.
Improved rounded rectangle outline for charms :
You can now set the radius between 1/8th (default value) and half the smallest picture size.
(from menu Edit/Selected charm/Outline/Set radius)
Improved outline colouring in and bevel dialogs for charms :
You can now memorize and recall the settings using buttons M and MR.
Even more charm effects :
New effect Filter 2 stretches the colour range, Deformed creates funny misshapen faces,
Mosaic 3 shares into randomly shaped parts, Outline 4 detects brightness variations.
Improved charm texts :
When creating a text with a 3D effect from dialog My text, you can now
choose either to create a simple text (1) or a shadowed inside text (2).
Corrected bugs :
Possible crash or bug when using menu Window/Whole pattern.
Rendering effect could be running though disabled.
Did not recompute 3D text shape after size variation amount change.
Rotated transparent texts could not be created.
Display of charms having an effect not updated when adjusting their picture.
Display of charms not updated when applying same effect again after merging picture with effect.
Display of calendars having an effect not updated when editing them.
Display of colour keys having an effect not updated when editing palette.
One can no more merge colour key or calandar picture with effect.
Summary of unreleased version 1.60 :
Improvements: fabric size setting for new patterns, markers in rulers, clock, objects
coloured in outline, objects shadow, charm creation from selected area or object.
Additions: rendering effects, 24-bit picture tools, charm effects.
Past year ...
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