Altium Limited, a global leader in Electronic Design Automation, native 3D PCB design systems (Altium Designer) and embedded software development toolkits (TASKING), has released the version of its professional printed circuit board (PCB) and electronic system level design software, Altium Designer. In this release, we’ve packed in powerful technology to automate your documentation process and enhance your high-speed design workflow.This new Altium Designer release continues to deliver new features as well as enhancements to the software’s core technologies, while also addressing many issues raised by customers through the AltiumLive Community’s BugCrunch system. Along with delivering a range of new and exciting features that develop and mature the existing technologies, it also incorporates a large number of fixes and enhancements across the software as a whole, helping designers continue to create cutting-edge electronics technology.
11409 Added support for the SOLIDWORKS 2016 parasolid file format.
12701 Fixed a critical issue in the PCB Editor where arcs were being multiplied during interactive routing, or track modification (BC:6843).
12625 Fixed an issue in the PCB Editor where the 3D Lock option was not being taken into account properly for rigid flex designs.
12708 Fixed an issue of duplicated leasing of on-demand licenses, which was otherwise possible when the software startup time took more than 20 seconds.
12525 Fixed an issue where 3D Body Height Rule checking was not considering the real height of a STEP model.
12628 Fixed an issue where pads of components – with Alternate Parts in a defined Variant – were being incorrectly displayed in Draft mode on the generated assembly drawing.
12522 Fixed an issue where special strings in footprints were not being correctly displayed as converted, after generating a footprint comparison report.
11988 Fixed an issue where special symbols – in the User Name or PC Name – were causing a constant exception during PCB Collaboration (after connecting to an Altium Vault and opening a PCB file).
12513 Fixed an issue with the incorrect rotation of the QFN and PQFN STEP models in the IPC Wizard (BC:6692).
About Altium Ltd.
Altium Limited is an Australian multinational software corporation that focuses on 3D PCB design, electronics design and embedded system development software.
Altium Designer, a unified electronics design environment links all aspects of smart systems design in a single application that is priced as affordable as possible. With this unique range of technologies Altium enables electronics designers to innovate, harness the latest devices and technologies, manage their projects across broad design ‘ecosystems’, and create connected, intelligent products.
Name: Altium Designer
OS: Windows 7even / 8