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  • Tech Bulletin: Third Service Pack for the Vision 2017 Product Line Now Available


    Vectorworks, Inc. has released its third Service Pack (SP3) for the Vision® 2017 product line.  This Service Pack includes multiple fixes and improvements in the following areas: 


    • Significantly faster loading time.
    • Improved light addition:  Major redesign and improvement of how the lights are rendered. You may need to adjust some of your global scene settings to account for the improved light addition.
    • Increased texture resolution or geometry.
    • Video files playback at speed.
    • Shutter and other information from conventional fixtures saved and recalled from .v3s file.
    • VRAM Monitoring.
    • Fixed Image Export to export proper area of the rendering.
    • Improvements to video capture devices.
    • Implemented video export of DMX recorded scene.
    • Implemented support for simple video capture devices
    • Enable global haze setting.


    More details about the features included in this release can be found in the below video:


    For direct access to the Online Help, click HERE.


    To request a trial copy of Vision 2017, click HERE.


    This Service Pack is available for all licenses as a downloadable updater:


    Mac OR Windows


    In addition to updating Vision, make sure to update Vectorworks 2017 to SP3 as well.

    Contact us at tech@vectorworks.net if you have any technical questions or problems during this process. Please note this Service Pack is currently available for all non-localized English versions. 

    Juan Almansa 
    Customer Success Director 
    Vectorworks, Inc.

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