HighDesign Development Making Great Progress

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is that a beta I smell?

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Thank you for the update. It is always nice to hear what the progress of the next version is.

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macitect wrote:
> [quote="Andrew"]Hello, some news about the development of HighDesign:...[/quote]
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> Nice to finally hear something official. Very glad of the news, Andrew, it looks
> very exciting. However, you're still not indicating a time frame for release.
> Are we still looking at months or is this now down to weeks?
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> [quote="Andrew"]...and can't wait to share the final product with you!![/quote]nor
> can I...
Um, months or years...? ;-)

Anything to report Andrew? Sure would be nice to have a timeframe for the next release.

Oh - and why does the quote function not work on this forum anymore?

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any ß-test in view in the future ???

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Are you still with us?
what's new?
development problems?
Give us a sign!

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no or scant communication with its user base is what makes one not to trust a software company.

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Hi,
In January the first public beta version of the new major release of HighDesign will be available for external testing. Some minor features could still be not 100% ready, but interested beta testers will appreciate the huge progress in the development and the new exciting features and improvements.

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A great Christmas present - thank you! May I wish you and your team and all our friends here on the forum a happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year.

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that is most exciting news, Giovanni, about the v2 beta in Jan… I am very much looking forward to the testing of this fantastic looking upgrade… the interface is definitely looking good from the screenshots… can't wait for the new year :-)

cheers from Oz
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the prospect of a new and more capable version of HD is really exciting. even though I do most of my documentation with sketchup + layout having a good cad program at hand is fundamental and I think HD can be it.

I am a veteran of minicad – later renamed to vectorworks – and used to love it before it became a bloated and expensive app. HD's ease of use remind me of minicad as well as the fact that one can organize a drawing by way of sheets and layers (in MC and VW this feature goes by the name of layers and classes).

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I'm ready for the beta... lots of work in the pipeline...

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+1 @alex :-)

I know the feeling… not hat I have a lot at the moment but have a kitchen I am working on which is giving me grief :-)

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[quote="[ILEXSOFT]giovanni"]Hi,
In January the first public beta version of the new major release of HighDesign will be available for external testing. Some minor features could still be not 100% ready, but interested beta testers will appreciate the huge progress in the development and the new exciting features and improvements.[/quote]
Half way through the month now... release coming? Is it here that we express interest in being beta testers?

Looking forward to it!

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It is getting on toward the end of January now. Any additional news on the beta release for the next version?

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oh I can envision dragging a window symbol from one drawing to another...

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