Changelog

LAND4 for use with ARCHICAD® 25

 

# Changelog

## [25.04.04] – 2024-02-15

 

### Improved

  • LANDSurface Update Palette hidden.

 

### Fixed

  • Bug causing LandXML to export coordinates wrong.
  • Bug causing LANDSurface update error.
  • Bug causing LANDSurface body to not be visible in 3D when composite is added.
  • Volumetrics Surface triangulation bug.

    ## [25.04.01] – 2023-10-13

    ### Added

    • LandXML import/export.
    • Drape function (Archicad objects, Column objects, polylines/splines and Spot Levels).
    • Interpolation of Spot Levels on existing Ridge Line.
    • Split Ridge Line tool.
    • Trim Ridge Line Tool.

      ## [25.03.41] – 2023-04-27

      ### Improved

      • License check progress bar removed.

       

      ### Fixed

      • SOSI Import elevation bug.
      • Fill Default Settings bug.
      • Bug related to Ridge Line Selection Settings menu.
      • Bug related to Spot Levels Category Dependent Settings in MVO.

      ## [25.03.39] – 2023-03-30

      ### Fixed

      • Bug causing SOSI Import X-Y axis rotation error.
      • Bug related to SOSI Import Unit error (ENHET line – SOSI file).

      ## [25.03.38] – 2023-03-23

      ### Added

      • LandXML import button added to File Group Palette.

       

      ### Fixed

      • Bug resulting in crash when creating MESH from LANDSurface (relevant only to the German ARCHICAD 26 GER Build 4034).
      • Place Spot Level text with separate input bug.
      • Bug related to Category popup not showing the selected element’s category.
      • Bug related to Category delete button enabled for the wrong user.

      ## [25.03.36] – 2023-02-23

      ### Added

      • Detail distance parameter.

       

      ### Improved

      • Point reduction at Mesh conversion.

       

      ### Fixed

      • Bug prompting license notification every hour.
      • License server crash on Windows.
      • Bug related to Area ID in Volumetric Stamp.
      • Grouped Ridge Lines bug.
      • Adding a Spot Level to a Contour Line bug.

      ## [25.03.33] – 2022-12-21

      ### Added

      • SOSI Import (along with linked metadata).
      • Level Line Text Setting: Now possible to control the number of nodes along Level Lines placed over a LANDSurface.
      • Rule: LANDSurface can only be moved to another story if all objects linked to that LANDSurface are selected and added.

      ### Improved

      • Overall processing speed.
      • LANDSurface to Mesh conversion tool.
      • MESH to LandSurface tool function.
      • MVO settings.
      • Create Ridge Line function simplified and improved.
      • LANDSurface Update Palette function.

       

      ### Fixed

      • Bug in MESH to LANDSurface tool.
      • Composite Update bug (from Archicad 26 and forward).
      • MVO Category bug.
      • Bug in UNDO function.
      • LANDSurface Settings Classification bug.
      • Category bug and CRASH solved (when two categories are named the same).
      • Bug when placing Fall Line to another story.

      ## [25.03.17] – 2022-05-12

      ### Added

      • LAND4 Composites.
      • “Keep focus in height input”-button, Contour Lines.
      • Warning when trying to delete Category containing LAND4 elements.
      • New category: ”Uncategorized”.
      • New functionality: Hide LANDSurface edge in 2D.
      • Height Reference Level menu, MVO.

      ### Improved

      • Contour Line Tool.
      • Create LANDSurface function using the Magic Wand improved for different geometries.
      • Surface modelling below project level 0 improved.
      • Elevation Palette: Now possible to break dependencies when editing interdependent Spot Levels.

       

      ### Fixed

      • Bug in Category Settings layers structure fixed.
      • Bug causing problems with copy/paste of Ridge Lines and Contour Lines between projects fixed.
      • Copy to Category function crash fixed.
      • Error messages when deleting a Ridge Line or Contour Line fixed.
      • Create MESH function bug fixed.

      ## [25.02.66] – 2021-12-20

      ### Added

      • New LAND4 menu, under the LANDSurface Settings/Classification and Properties – introducing two new properties: Horizontal Projected Area and Analytic Surface. Both can be added to the Schedules calculation.

      • Horizontal Projected Area and Analytic Surface parameters (see above) will update also for older projects.

      ### Improved

      • Installation process – old files are now deleted automatically from the installation folder, and a message will let the user know if ARCHICAD is open during the installation process.

      • The LAYER in the LAND4 Object Settings is now linked to the LAYER set in the Categories Settings.

      • Spot Level copy/pasted from another project, is now placed in the Category selected in the pick box.

       

      ### Fixed

      • Bug causing crash when copy/pasting a Ridge Line created using the Create SL on a Slope function.

      • Bug causing problems with creation of Ridge Lines on other stories than Ground Floor.

      • Bug creating Spot Level duplicates when Ridge Line/Contour Line was copy/pasted.

      • Bug causing problems with deletion of Spot Level linked to a Ridge Line.
      • Pipette/Syringe layer bug. Using these tools will now follow the LAYER of the objects involved in the process.

      • Mac Version, only: Bug causing crash when Ridge Line connected to a LANDSurface was edited 

       

      ## [25.02.61] – 2021-11-08

      ### Improved

      • Copy to Category function.
      • Ridge Slope Function.

       

      ### Fixed

      • Bug causing problems with Spot Level TEXT when using Teamwork. 

      ## [25.02.60] – 2021-10-12

      ### Improved

      • Automatic update of Spot Level texts.

       

      ### Fixed

      • Text update issue with Grouped Spot Levels.

      ## [25.02.59] – 2021-10-04

      ### Added

      • Warning message when manually trying to modify Ridge Slope.

       

      ### Improved

      • Ridge Slope Function: Projection of straight segment parent Ridge Line.
      • Automatic update of Spot Level texts from older versions of LAND4.

       

      ### Fixed

      • Fill Tool bug causing problems with area text for Fills representing LANDSurfaces.
      • Dependent Spot Levels text bug showing 0.00 in height when dependent. Caused by Ground Floor elevation set to another level than 0.
      • Copy to Category function bug causing elements copied from one Category to another to interfere with the old Category when used to create a surface.

       

      ## [25.02.55] – 2021-09-03

      ### Added

      • Auto-scan of Spot Levels when opening and migrating a project. 
      • Warning message when trying to delete or modify an interpolated Spot Level without breaking depencencies. 

       

      ### Improved

      • Import/Export function: Data structure more flexible. 
      • Ridge Line function when working with Ridges and Splines in an open/closed circuit. 
      • Category Import/Delete function – warning message added.
      • Copy to Category function.

       

      ### Fixed

      • Thickness parameter bug in LANDSurface Default settings.
      • Spot Level text bug.  

       

       

      ## [25.02.50] – 2021-07-23

      ### Release, Windows and Mac OS