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1364QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowNew Tool -'Run Parallel with'Assigned
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New Tool request:

When drawing a line it would be good to have a tool/option to ‘run parallel with’.

For example start to draw a line and choose ‘run parallel with’, select appropriate line to draw parallel with!

1368QCAD (main)SuggestionLowContext Menu - suggestionsAssigned
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I love using the context menu, speeding up my workflow indeed.

I would like to suggest that we have the added option to show only icons if desired and also that maybe an option to save and show commonly used tools!

Maybe the context menu could be configurable to show two columns, one for the normal last used tools and the othjer one for the user saved tools?

What do you think?

1371QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowMatrix - Modify, missing Flip Horizonatal and Vertical ...Assigned
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Matrix - Modify, add Flip Horizonatal and Vertical tools

1372QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowDistance Point to Point - option for 'added' distancesAssigned
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It would be useful to have an additional option to be able to count/add up consecutive distances measured with this tool ;)

1373QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowLine From Angle - additional option to select exisitng ...Assigned
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Often I find myself clicking on an existing line to determine the angle from the property editor, then copying and pasting this info into the angle field, it would be so very useful to have an additional option in the ‘Line from Angle’ tool to be able to pick an existing entity which would automatically register and fill in the angle for me,then all I would need to do would enter the length required.

1452QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowColour opacity optionAssigned
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Not sure how difficult this would be to implement but just wondered if it is possible to have an option in QCAD to change the opacity of a colour ?

related to topic: http://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=83&p=15715&sid=45f0f0679e8257f3cf98f91e4f0c4577#p15715

1470QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowDouble line tool requestAssigned
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I would love to have a ‘Double Line’ tool in QCAD.

For me this would be such a time saver when drawing out building floor plans in QCAD.

1488QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowDimension text positionAssigned
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This one is a really important one for me, as currently I am doing a lot of dimension and annotation drawings.
I would like to request an option to be added to the dimension settings for both drawing and application settings to be able to choose whether the dimension text is to the right or left side or over the top or underneath the dimension line.
This would help tremendously when a lot of dimensions are needed!

Regards

Clive

1489QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowEdit > Drawing Preferences > Dimensions: Add option to ...Assigned
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It would be extreamly useful to have an option to either use - or not use leader lines in the standard horizontal/vertical dimension line tools, some of the drawings I’m working on need the ‘standard’ looking dimensions with leader lines and some don’t. its a real pain to have to select - explode and delete all the leaders I don’t need.

Hoping for an option

Regards

Clive

1503QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowDetect duplicates within a given selection -new tool re...Assigned
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It would be so useful to have an option to be able to detect duplicates within a given selection.

1505QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowNew feature - use info tools with scaleAssigned
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When using the info tools, like the point to point measure it would be useful to be able to select a scale as well.

For example, when I scale a drawing say to 1:20, when working on the scaled drawing I can measure accurately with the measure tool in 1:20 also, without having to keep refering to the 1:1 drawing.

Regards

Clive

1632QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowOption to add bespoke dimension precision + tolerance s...Assigned
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Hi Andrew,

1. I cannot find a way of selecting individual dimensions and changing the precision lets say from 0.00 to 0.000 for these particular dimensions only without affecting all the rest of the dimensions in the drawing - could an option be added for doing this in the property editor or not?

2. Would it be possible to add an option in the drawing preferences so that automatically a symbol is added at the correct placement fo all dimensions, in this case a tolerance plus/minus symbol?

Many thanks

Clive

1647QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowAdd point / dot option for leaders Assigned
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Hi Andrew,

Hopefully you might be able to squeeze this one around your busy schedule.

Would it be possible to add in the property editor an option to change a dimension arrow to a point / filled dot and maybe also a tick?

I see you are working on some viewport stuff, I am very much looking forward to testing some of this out ;).

Many thanks

Clive

1651QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowChange thickness of arch tick for dimensioningAssigned
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An option in the drawing preferences to change the line thicknesses for arch ticks would be a huge plus, at the moment I am having to insert ‘arch tick’ blocks for this.

1697QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowDimensioning - add option for horizontal text alignmentAssigned
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Dimensioning - add option for horizontal text alignment.

Basically an option in drawing preferences to align text horizontally instead of vertically.

1698QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowDimensioning - add option to split dimensionsAssigned
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Dimensioning - add option to split dimensions.

To have an option to split the extension lines if they run over other entities.

1699QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowDimensioning - add option to insert text in the middle ...Assigned
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Dimensioning - add option to insert text in the middle of dimension.

To have an option to have text aligned in the middle of the dimension line, rather than above it.

1721QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowInsert table toolAssigned
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Hi Andrew,

I’m not sure whether this has been added or suggested already. It would be great to have a built in QCAD table tool for producing cutting lists or bill of materials etc. A dedicated table tool would be a real boost to QCAD Pro ;)

Many thanks

Clive

1722QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowOption to insert viewport at either of the rectangle co...Assigned
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Hi Andrew,

Currently the only option to insert a viewport is using the central insertion point, for better placement it would be useful to have an option to insert viewports at any of the four corners in addition to the centre.

Hope that makes sense.

Many thanks

Clive

1731QCAD (main)Feature RequestLowOption to place text to other sideAssigned
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Hi Andrew,

It would be good to have an option to be able to place the text to the left or right,maybe just a simple check box? please see attached screenshot to explain. In this instance (and I have to do this a lot ;)) I had to explode the dimension entity and rearrange the text manually :(

Many thanks

C;live

1154QCAD (main)Feature RequestVery LowAdd preference for round reference pointsAssigned
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This one is purely cosmetic, instead of square reference points would it be possible to have the choice of either square or round with size?

1626QCAD (main)Feature RequestVery Low'Clip to Circle' toolAssigned
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Hi Andrew,

Would it be possible to have a clip to circle tool also please?

Regards

Clive

1649QCAD (main)Feature RequestVery LowAdd configuarable format options for saving blocks to l...Assigned
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Add configuarable format options in application preferences for saving blocks to library to either dxf or dwg.

1691QCAD (main)Bug ReportVery LowIssue with Layouts after "File-Revert"Assigned
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QCad 3.19.2 Professional, 64bit, Liux Mint

Case:
1. Open some saved drawing with viewport entities on layout block (paper space). Print Preview mode is “On” automatically.
2. After “File-Revert” drawing is reopened on layout block (paper space), but now Print Previw mode is “Off” .

For example can try on “flange.dxf”

1692QCAD (main)Bug ReportVery LowIssue with Layouts. "Viewport" enteties are not highlig...Assigned
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QCad 3.19.2 Professional, 64bit, Linux Mint

Case:
1. Open some drawing with viewport entities on layout block (paper scace). Print Preview mode is “On” automatically.
2. Switch to “Black/White Mode” from toolbar and move cursor on “Viewport” enteties. This entitie is not highlighted. With other enteties all works as expected.
In “Full Color Mode” and “Grayscale Mode” no problems.

For example can try on “flange.dxf”

 356 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh Javascript exception: any time user double clicks on te ...Closed
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Javascript exception

Any time user double clicks on text, an exception is raised in the following script:

/qcad-3.0.0-rc1-prof-linux/scripts/Draw/Text/TextDialog/TextDialog.js

Fix is to comment out the line

      //bug.... simpleText.checked = textDataIn.isSimple();
 406 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh QCAD Version 3 RC2 .exe does`nt run  Closed
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Hi Andrew

I uninstalled QCAD 3 RC1 first then installed V3-RC2 seems to install ok but when I run qcad.exe it complains everytime that qcad.exe has stopped working!

Running on Windows 7 - 64bit

Regards

Clive

 797 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh QCAD hanging after loading working file Closed
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I have the german Version of QCAD 3.0.0.
After starting QCAD I load my current work file (an architecture one).
After loading I get two working Areas in QCAD and after a while the complete Software QCAD (only QCAD) is hanging. It is not possible to close the QCAD SW with the task Manager of Windows 7. Only to log out helps to Close or remove the running SW. The attachment Shows a Screen copy. The view is when you see through milky glasses to QCAD.

I bought this SW a few days ago and then this happened. I have spend a lot of time to generate my Project and now this.

Is there any one who knows what the Problem is?
Is that a Problem of thw QCAD SW or can be the problem my current work file (generated with QCAD on my Notebook). Note, Problem happens on my work Station. I have started to work on my Notebook, but i found out that the Screen is to small to work with QCAD. So i moved the SW to my work Station. (Both working with Windows 7) This to get more Details abou the handling and whathappens before.

Would be great to get a quick Response or better a working solution for my Problem. When you need more details please let me know.

[Edited by Admin for profanity]

 799 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh Detect duplicates not working properly Closed
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Task Description

Windows 7-64
3.0.9
Detect duplicates tool not working properly.
Selecting this tool causes program to lag endlessly and malfunctions.
To reproduce bug:
1. Select all entities.
2. Select duplicates tool.
3. Nothing happens.
4. Select duplicate tool again and...bug!

 900 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh Using text in 3.1.2 freezes QCAD Closed
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Placing text in a drawing using 3.2.1 causes the application to freeze.
Please see topic:
http://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=33&p=8355#p8355

 904 QCAD (main)Bug ReportHigh Crash when inserting some blocks from part library Closed
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Tested on Linux Mint-64
Inserting some exsisting blocks or newly user created blocks makes QCAD quit!
Permissions were checked and also tested by submitting new blocks to new folder...but problem remains.
See related topic:
http://www.qcad.org/rsforum/viewtopic.php?f=33&p=8387#p8387

 395 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium wrong text origin when pasting scaled text and graphics Closed
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Text origins are not properly scaled when pasting text and graphics at a scale other than 1:1

 518 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium Unable to use Library browser properly in RC4 Closed
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Hi Andrew

In Ubuntu 11.10 and Windows 7 everything so far is working ok in QCAD apart from the Library browser!

1.In Win 7-64 I can run the browser and make a new folder, but when I try to set the permissions/open the folder - browser crashes.

2.In ubuntu 11.10 I first uninstalled RC2 then installed RC4. QCAD program runs ok but this time when I try to open up the browser (not a new folder)I get an error message stating that I do not have permissions to open the first file (vehicle -I think!)in RC2? If I select OK in the warning window the warning just keeps on repeating the same message for the next and subsequent files until I quit it.

 653 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium crash on some file operations may be Qt related Closed
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On file open selection from main menu or on output to PDF Qcad crashes

error:

I/O error : No such file or directory
/usr/share/mime/inode/directory.xml:1: parser error : Extra content at the end of the document

 727 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium 100% CPU Usage with 3.0 Final Version. Closed
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I am continuing my testing on version 3.0 Final.

I noticed that, with 3.0 Final open, the service “syslogd” (on OSX Leopard PPC) does get CPU consumption up to 100%, making the machine unusable.

This has never happened with the RC2 version.

It’s possible to have a copy of RC2 while they investigated the problem? Unfortunately I have not kept a copy.

 1243 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium Printing / PDF Export: points offset Closed
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Hi !
im’ trying the 3.9.6 base version, and i have found a problem in printing/exporting..

To replicate the bug:
Try to draw a simple form, for ex a circle, and draw a center of this circle using POINT function.

Now if you make a print preview, then CENTER the circle in the page and try to export to pdf or print, the circle and the POINT (center) are ofsetted !!

i have try to make the same operation with 3.9.5 and i have no problem !!!

 1347 QCAD (main)Bug ReportMedium Point style bug. Closed
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Hi !
i have find another strangeware about points.. if you set a different point style in program options, on the display the style is correct, but when you try to print or export the drawing, the points are printed as default “point” (little black circle).

 201 QCAD (main)Performance IssueLow unable to move/dock command line Closed
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Cannot move/dock command line to right hand pane!

Regards

clive

 207 QCAD (main)Feature RequestLow command line: shortcut for activation Closed
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Unable to use space bar to focus on command line to type in commands etc as in Version 2. Need to click in the command line first in order to do so - much easier to use press space bar!

 359 QCAD (main)Feature RequestLow Bigger lineweights Closed
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Task Description

Currently lineweights seem to be available up to 2.11mm,how about extending the range for some bigger lineweights!

Regards

Clive

 366 QCAD (main)Feature RequestLow Draw circles tangent to other entities Closed
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Hi Andrew

It would be useful to have an option in the Circle tools to be able to draw a circle tangent to other entities such as lines/circles etc.

Regards

Clive

 416 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Line weights and types are unclear in property editor i ...Closed
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In V3RC3 (on Windows 7 -64)

In property editor lineweights and line types choices are unclear, e.g 0.00mm is reading as ... (3 dots only)

Also the lineweights are reading as m not mm!

Line types are very unclear too!

Regards

Clive

 451 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow No Help function at all now Closed
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Nothing happens at all when clicking on Help!

Used to open before with limited info but now nothing.

3 RC3 - Win 7 -64

 457 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Print page set up! Closed
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Windows 7 - 64

Via - edit>drawing preferences or Application preferences>print page set up, it seems to make no difference setting the page orientation to either “Portrait” or “landscape” because when you go to print preview the set up you previously set doesn`t overide and set the orientation “set buttons” in print preview, so you have to manually set the orientation for the page you want to print from here (in print preview) regardless of the previously “preferenced” set up.

regards

Clive

 460 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow doubleclick/select truetype font problems Closed
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truetype fonts are more difficult to use than regular fonts. The do not select easily.

 471 QCAD (main)Feature RequestLow Feature request -to make the Library browser "dockable" ...Closed
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It would be very useful to be able to “dock” the library browser in the main QCAD window.

 481 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow data points display as either a dot (.) or a plus sign  ...Closed
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data points display as either a dot (.) or a plus sign (+) on output to pdf or printer. There appears to be no constancy or control over the behaviour. Any way it could be forced to behave like Qcad-2 (i.e. line-weight controlled dot (.) ???

 488 QCAD (main)Feature RequestLow Font preference for dimensions Closed
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It would be nice to have a selectable fonts for dimension text.

 489 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow Application Preferences - Show Crosshairs not work. Closed
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In the “Preferences Panel” → “Graphics View” the checkbox “Show Crosshairs” not work. If it’s checked or unchecked the result is the same.

 522 QCAD (main)Bug ReportLow  View > toolbars is only accessible by right clicking. Closed
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Andrew

In Windows 7-64, the view > toolbar options are only available by ‘right clicking’ in the main menu somewhere. They are not included in the view ‘drop down’ menu!

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