2020.3 Notes

  • Fixed publishing from Connectors for model names with spaces in them

  • Progress bar now appears in lower right corner of View

  • Fixed Sun Study performance with new dynamic skies

  • HDR texture support for thumbnail service

  • Added material CSV mapping

  • Added Reset UI option to restore default View panels.

  • Added Movie Tool to View to record Sun Studies

  • Assets dropped from the Content window are instances

  • Added Section Tool to View

  • Added Material Mapper using the CSV files

  • Grasshopper Connector is now part of the Rhino Connector install package

  • Default brushes in Paint Tool for grass and trees

  • Tools in View are now available in Create as well

  • Send to View from the Connectors will place the projects in /Users/<current user>/Sent To View folder

  • Path autofill in Connectors is fixed

  • Added Erase to the Paint Tool

  • Minimum specs posted to Documentation for View

  • ISO control now in the camera toolbar

  • Section Tool allows for sections to be named/saved with the project

  • Send to View working with View installed from Launcher

  • Section Tool toggles light modes

  • Support for Rhino Materials

  • Corrects for motion blur quality levels in Movie Tool

  • Flood fill supported in Paint Tool

  • Sun Study and Movie Tool sync the TOD

  • Sign In dialog for View is simplified for login

  • Added a scatter brush to the Paint Tool

  • Added Splash Screen for View

  • Adjusted where the tools live in the right side toolbar

  • Preview is no longer a scaled PT window giving better visual quality

  • View can run without a Collaboration server

  • Basic sky is now tied to the Sun Study for Create and when running without a Collaboration server

  • Material and Sky browsers now support multiple libraries/paths to source data from

  • Updated Content/Asset browser at the bottom of View’s window

  • New Property pane in View

  • Uninstall cleanup for SketchUp files

  • Clean up of paths for recently opened documents

  • Mount issue for missing vegetation is resolved

  • Removed the Physics menu by default in View

  • Preferences now save in View

  • Fixed scroll wheel in/out to keep the same stepping values

  • Sky loads all the time now for new documents or existing

  • Revit dialog cleanup for Publish

  • Fixed jaggies for some materials

  • Update to new RTX Render options panel

  • Skies can be changed

  • View has its own icon now

  • Fixes for base materials

  • View startup has a splash screen now instead of a long wait

  • Shadows and glass now fixed

  • Materials update with live sync

  • Paint Tool brush follows the cursor properly

  • View links to the documentation page now

  • Select Parent now works in the stage view

  • Scrollable view for list of cameras

  • Clear camera list in View when opening a new project

  • Create meshes not shapes in View for the Create menu

  • Fixed links to help in View and Connectors

  • Sun Study time is now the correct date/time from the Date/Time dialog

  • Recent list works for View now

  • Hot key for brush size in Paint Tool

  • Material Browser listens for updates/changes appropriately

  • Layers option added to Advanced menu in View

  • Do not export Autodesk materials by default

  • Support Autodesk materials

  • Do not export hidden geometry from SketchUp

  • Rhino supports blocks as USD instances

  • View progress bar working again

  • Fixed crash pressing F7 in View

  • Fixed crash double-clicking sky

  • Default UP axis is Z for new USD’s in View

  • Use DLSS for Draft in View

  • Fixed Date/Time changes

  • Import for OBJ and FBX work from the Content browser in View

  • Fast Navigation is OFF by default in View