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CSM3D International Limited

Shoemaster News & 2009 Release Notes


for Custom & Orthopaedic shoemakers
Volume 9, issue 3 July 2009

Welcome & News

Dear Customer,

We are delighted to welcome you to release QS9.03, the third


release for 2009. These release notes are intended for users of
Shoemaster Custom.

As a reminder, the release dates for Version 9 are as follows: Inside this issue:
QS
9.01 January - Released
Welcome & News 1
QS
9.02 April - Released
Details of new & enhanced
functions for 2009
2
QS
9.03 July - Released
Table A: Enhancements for
QS 5
9.04 October 2009

Table B: Release Notes for


For release QS9.03 work has focused on the last library. We 6
2009
have improved the general functionality of the library to en-
sure that it is as user friendly as possible. It is now possible to
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view images of the lasts stored within the library, which helps
the user during the selection process. We have also included
the possibility to quickly and easily remove last files from the
library.

Looking forward to QS9.04 we will continue to offer improve- Special points of interest:
ments and enhancements to frequently used functions.
• New last library avail-
We also invite you to take a look at the newsletters for Pat- able
tern Engineers and Shoe Designers so you are aware of all the
• Store & search for
exciting changes we have made for all our other customers.
lasts by type, dimen-
We hope you enjoy reading this newsletter and indeed using sions or shape
the new release of software.
• Improved last modifi-
Thank you as ever for your support and we look forward to cation tools for the
continuing working with you, last feather edge

Steve Hole, Graham Burns & Emma Cuckow,


Shoemaster News & 2009 Release
Notes for Custom & Orthopaedic Details of new & enhanced functions for 2009

HERE IS A SUMMARY OF THE NEW AND ENHANCED FUNCTIONS FOR 2009


FOR A FULL AND DETAILED LIST OF EVERY CHANGE PLEASE REFER TO TABLE B ON PAGE 6

QS
9.01 New & Enhanced Functions

NEW facility added for storing & searching lasts # 1998


The new last library functions provides the user with the ability to access all lasts from one
location.

The library provides access to both size &


measurement information & can be config-
ured with user defined search rules

Importing VRML lasts # 1929


A more robust process for importing VRML lasts has been implemented. This provides improved sectioning
to aid the “Autodigitise” conversion process. This makes it easier to import foot casts or full orthopaedic
lasts.

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Volume 9, issue 3
Details of new and enhanced functions for 2009

QS
9.02 New & Enhanced Functions

Improved functionality for modifying 3D feather


line # 2409
The 3D feather line adjustment function has been improved
to provide the user with easy access to the “apply” & “blend
distance” commands using the right click button.

Ability to remove last files


from the last library # 2432
Last files can now be removed from
the last library, which was imple-
mented in QS9.01

Improved orientation of browser section pro-


files # 2269
Last cross sections displayed in the browser are now viewed
from the toe, providing better visualisation for the user

Import VRML lasts # 2427


Following call # 1929 an “invert sections” op-
tion has been added to the last generate set-
tings, making the process more robust

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Volume 9, issue 3
Details of new and enhanced functions for 2009

QS
9.03 New & Enhanced Functions

Last library search filters and results can be tiled vertically # 2442
Results in the last library search window can now be displayed either horizontally or vertically.

Last images are displayed within


the last library # 2502
A new facility has been added allowing
images to be displayed of lasts stored
within the library.

Images of the last from different view-


points are stored.

The images can be scaled to different


sizes.

Improved 3D feather line modifi-


cation # 2478
Changes have been made to the com-
mand modify 3D feather line to minimise
the distortion to the last patchwork dis-
tribution and create a smoother last.

FOR A FULL AND DETAILED LIST OF EVERY CHANGE PLEASE REFER TO TABLE B ON PAGE 6

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Shoemaster News & 2009 Release
Notes for Custom & Orthopaedic
Table A: Enhancements for 2009

Process Number of Changes


9.01 9.02 9.03 9.04 Totals
Import 1 1 2

Export

Last Modification 1 1 2

Last Library 1 2 1 4

Footscans 1 1 2

Display 2 2

User Interface 1 1 2

Totals 3 7 4 14

Category of changes 9.01 9.02 9.03 9.04

Fixes 1 4 2

User Requests/ New functions 2 3 2

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Volume 9, issue 3
Table B: Release notes for QS9.03

USER REQUESTS & NEW FUNCTIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED IN BLUE

QS
Release notes for 9.01
Process Call Details

Lasts 1998 New last library for storing and searching lasts

1929 Improved last generation from Scanned VRML

Footscan 2272 Crash on exit after saving & loading a footscan

QS
Release notes for 9.02
Last modifi-
2409 Improved functionality for moving 3D feather line
cation

Last Library 2432 Ability to remove last files from the last library

2442 Search filters and results can be tiled vertically

Display 2269 Improved orientation of browser section profiles

Lasts 2427 Scanned VRMl last inverted with Autodigitise

Measures 2295 Multiple measure files generated loading last B

Display 2403 File clear supplement does not update viewport

QS
Release notes for 9.03
Lasts 2478 Last distortion when modifying 3D feather line

Last Library 2502 Lasts displayed in new library images window

Footscan 2481 Delete by rectangle does not update footscan

Display 2471 Remove the Custom product redundant toolbars

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