Articles tagged with 'Release'

3DViewStation Desktop V2019.0 Release

28-01-19gnikol

We have released a new 3DViewStation Desktop version v2019.0 with a series of enhancements, described below. The new version is available for download now...

  • New and updated file formats:
  • Import 3D: Inventor 2019, SolidWorks 2019, Solid Edge 2019, Parasolid V31, Revit 2019, FBX, glTF, JT 10.2, OBJ, 3DS, Collada, Lidar point clouds
  • Import 2D: Catia V5 R28 (V5-6R2018), Catia V6 R2017x, Creo 4.0 / ProE, NX12, SolidEdge ST10, Solidworks 2018
  • Export: JavaScript for 3D-PDF, IFC, FBX, JT 10, OBJ
  • New and updated functions:
  • import dialog (quick settings)
  • Structuretree: Remove empty nodes
  • neutral axis calculation with tesselated data
  • Real time wall thickness measurement
  • drill hole recognition
  • split
  • technical documentation:
    • BOM table: interactive BOM ID generation
    • BOM table: automatic ID generation
    • Ballooning: arrangement as line, rectangle, circle
    • Ballooning: automatic re-arrangement during rotation
    • options for shapes and lines for balloons
    • replace existing SMG files by 3DVS counterparts, limited to supported objects & properties
  • Printdialog:
    • Print range
    • Autorotate document
    • Tiled printing
  • Selection of all instances of a geometry
  • Filtering option: include / exclude unvisible objects
  • Rotation mode "Turntable"
  • 2D text search enhanced
  • Transformation: Align move circle center to circle center
  • Export PNG with transparent background
  • PDF template: configurable date
  • new options for license borrowing
  • Performance optimization:
    • tremendous increase in rendering speed of ultra large assemblies
    • calculation of Level of Detail (LoD)
    • possibility to remove normals (space saving)
  • optimization of instancing

3DViewStation WebViewer v2018.0 Release

19-06-18gnikol

We have released a new 3DViewStation WebViewer version v2018.0 with a series of enhancements, described below. 

  • File formats:
  • Import 3D:
    • NX 12
    • Catia V5-6R2018
    • 3DXML BREP
    • SolidEdge ST10
    • SolidWorks 2018
    • Parasolid v30.1
    • ACIS 2018 (R28)
    • Rhino 6
    • PLMXML
  • Import 2D:
    • Ascii Text, reading using a formatting template 
    • Catdrawing reading now requires 2D Advanced license
  • Functions:
  • optimize instances - results in file size reduction
  • new: remove edges of geometries, i.e. due to bad quality
  • new: re-calculate edges of geometries, i.e. to allow measurements
  • new: calculation of neutral axis of piping objects
  • new: scale geometry interactively
  • new: measure face without need to extract face first
  • new: real time wall thickness measurement
  • new: Skybox creator (Windows Desktop App)
  • new menu layout, close to MS Office:
    • combine windows to custom layout
    • allow windows / panes to be pinned / automatically collapse at the side
    • allow windows / panes to float
  • 2 different menu designs for large PC screens and small mobile devices
  • radial menu for touch devices
  • enhanced: wall thickness analysis color gradated, i.e. multi selection
  • enhanced: mirroring of geometries

3DViewStation Desktop v2018.0 Release

16-05-18gnikol

We have released a new 3DViewStation Desktop version v2018.0 with a series of enhancements, described below. The new version is available for download now.

  • File formats:
  • Import 3D:
    • NX 12
    • Catia V5-6R2018
    • 3DXML BREP
    • SolidEdge ST10
    • SolidWorks 2018
    • Parasolid v30.1
    • ACIS 2018 (R28)
    • Rhino 6
    • PLMXML
  • Import 2D:
    • Ascii Text, reading using a formatting template 
    • Catdrawing reading now requires 2D Advanced license
  • Functions:
  • optimize instances - results in file size reduction
  • save views separate from geometries
  • load views independent from i.e. revised geometries
  • new: remove edges of geometries, i.e. due to bad quality
  • new: re-calculate edges of geometries, i.e. to allow measurements
  • new: calculation of neutral axis of piping objects
  • new: scale geometry
  • new: measure face without need to extract face first
  • new: real time wall thickness measurement
  • new: Skybox creator
  • enhanced: wall thickness analysis color gradated, i.e. multi selection
  • enhanced: mirroring of geometries

3DViewStation WebViewer v2017.1 Release

22-11-17gnikol

We have released a new 3DViewStation WebViewer version V2017.1 with a series of enhancements, described below. The new version can be tested online.

  • File formats:
  • Import 3D:
    • Catia V5_6 R2017
    • Creo 4.0
    • Inventor 2018
    • Parasolid v30
    • Acis 2017.1 (R27)
    • CPIXML
    • FBX
  • Import 2D:
    • Catia V4 Drawings
    • Catia V5 Drawings
    • Catia V6 Drawings
    • Creo Drawings
    • NX Drawings
    • SolidEdge Drawings
    • Solidworks Drawings
  • Export 3D: 
    • 3MF - useful for 3D printing
    • FBX - useful for VR/AR gaming engine based systems
    • 3DVS Fully shattered
  • Functions:
  • Settings search bar
  • Import options for layer handling 
  • Validate coordinates to avoid inaccuracies if geometries are positioned far from the origin
  • Node name replacement
  • play views animated: settings for transition and display duration
  • Create coordinate system via circle center and plane
  • 2D: text search & highlight
  • Fly through
  • IP protection (IPP):
    • IPP: alienate BREP, save as BREP or tesselation
    • IPP: remove unvisible parts
    • IPP: remove unvisible triangles
  • several performance related improvements - we are getting significantly faster again:
    • multi-core sectioning
    • multi-core rendering
    • faster compression
    • support for instancing, import & export

3DViewStation Desktop v2017.1 Release

14-11-17gnikol

We have released a new 3DViewStation Desktop version V2017.1 with a series of enhancements, described below. The new version is available for download now.

  • File formats:
  • Import 3D:
    • Catia V5_6 R2017
    • Creo 4.0
    • Inventor 2018
    • Parasolid v30
    • Acis 2017.1 (R27)
    • CPIXML
    • FBX
  • Import 2D:
    • Catia V4 Drawings
    • Catia V5 Drawings
    • Catia V6 Drawings
    • Creo Drawings
    • NX Drawings
    • SolidEdge Drawings
    • Solidworks Drawings
  • Export 3D: 
    • 3MF - useful for 3D printing
    • FBX - useful for VR/AR gaming engine based systems
    • 3DVS Fully shattered
  • Functions:
  • Settings search bar
  • Import options for layer handling 
  • Validate coordinates to avoid inaccuracies if geometries are positioned far from the origin
  • Node name replacement
  • play views animated: settings for transition and display duration
  • Create coordinate system via circle center and plane
  • 2D: text search & highlight
  • Fly through
  • IP protection (IPP):
    • IPP: alienate BREP, save as BREP or tesselation
    • IPP: remove unvisible parts
    • IPP: remove unvisible triangles
  • several performance related improvements - we are getting significantly faster again:
    • multi-core sectioning
    • multi-core rendering
    • faster compression
    • support for instancing, import & export
    • smaller files
    • own memory management

Kisters 3DViewStation WebViewer 2017.0 News Video

04-04-17gnikol

We have done a new video showing the news of Kisters 3DViewStation WebViewer version v2017.0.  Available here as MP4 or on YouTube.

Kisters 3DViewStation v2014.2 release

24-11-14gnikol

We have done a new 3DViewStation version V2014.2 with a series of enhancements, described below. The new version is available for download now. Impressions see here.

Fileformats:

  • import of Catia V5-6 2014 (R24)
  • import of Creo 3
  • import of Inventor 2015
  • import of SolidEdge ST7
  • import of 2D-PDF
  • import: load structure only + load selected parts/assemblies later
  • export of 3D-PDF: new template with views carousel
  • export of 3D-PDF: PMI to feature associativity
  • export of 3D-PDF: associative part list
  • export markups as PMIs to i.e. 3D-PDF, JT
  • export optimization for tesselation, BREP, custom created & modified assembly structures
  • vector export to SVG

Features:

  • fire up standard application for unknown file formats
  • license activation for seat licensing
  • PMI section views: activate section function for such views
  • re-tesselate geometry without re-loading it (BREP mode)
  • analyze: clash detection (as is)
  • analyze: multiple sections in same direction
  • modeltree: create new node, delete node, move node
  • allow to save 3DViewStation application settings as profiles

 

Kisters 3DViewStation Desktop V2014.1 release

10-07-14gnikol

We have done a new 3DViewStation version V2014.1 with a series of enhancements, described below. The new version is available for download now. Impressions see here.

Fileformats:

  • import of Catia 2D drawings (as is)
  • import of Inventor BREP
  • import and export of 3DVSXML
  • export of 3D-PDF using templates
  • export section curves as SVG

Features:

  • 30 days trial mode for evaluation (without license file)
  • undo various operations
  • print, 3D + 2D, incl. large format
  • exact compare of assemblies (besides quick compare)
  • highlight PMI associated feature
  • explode parts into faces
  • more methods to create coordinate systems, points
  • move point to point
  • use 3DViewStation as standard PDF viewer, launch 2D-PDF app on demand
  • default reading mode: "prefer geometry" instead of "prefer tesselation"
  • last release supporting Windows XP

 

3DViewStation V12.0 release

16-05-13gnikol

We are pround to announce our 3DViewStation V12.0 release. These are the most important changes:

  • significant performance increase in 3DVS-loadtimes:
    5 GB Catia as 3DVS in 1s, 20.000 parts SolidEdge as 3DVS in 1s.
  • significant performance increase in native CAD and standard fileformat reading mode
  • new importers: NX 8.5, Rhino
  • new exporter: JT, VRML
  • section: define section plane by clicking on a face of an object
  • improvements on filtering-function:
    added filtering by object-type, i.e by plane or wire
    filtering by color: allow to select multiple colors
  • display boundingboxes of all objects in one step
  • annotations and markups are now associated with geometries
  • delete annotations via backspace key
  • improved handles to move and rotate objects

With the current set of functions and features the 3DViewStation is the perfect tool for usage in sales, marketing, review processes, change management, work preparation and technical documentation.

 

3DViewStation V11.4 Release

02-01-13gnikol

Mid december we released V11.4 of our 3DViewStation Desktop version. It ships with several new features and enhancements, i.e.:

  • new importers: Catia V5 R22, Catia V6 2013, Solidworks 2013, SolidEdge ST5
  • new importer: 3D-PDF, for U3D and PRC, Tesselation and BREP
  • volume calculation (BREP mode)
  • surface calculation (BREP mode)
  • multiple clicks on object select next higher assembly level in tree
  • define multiple search paths incl. recursions
  • define floating format precision
  • define default render-mode
  • improved handles to move and rotate objects

With the current set of functions and features the 3DViewStation is the perfect tool for usage in sales, marketing, review processes, change management, work preparation and technical documentation.

3DViewStation V10.5.2 release

09-11-12gnikol

V10.5.2 of the Kisters 3DViewStation has been released. Updated support for Catia V5 R22, Catia V6 2013, SolidEdge ST5. Please download from here: https://viewer.kisters.de/en/Downloads.html

3DViewStation V11 overview

13-02-12gnikol

For all, who prefer to get an overview before they download and install a new software: follow this link to a brief overview over the first V11 release (english language).