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  1. Yes, but it happened with SP1 and the original release of VWA2018 as well as SP2. I'd have to go back to VWA2017 for a stable release, and I doubt I'd get a refund from Service Select. The problem doesn't happen all of the time – sometimes it takes an hour before the OIP behaves this way, sometimes longer, but today it was after only 15 minutes. If I save the file the OIP recognises the object selected, but then I have to save constantly, for each selection. A restart can help, but not for long. A ridiculous waste of time.
  2. I had it happen on VWA2018 SP1 until I uninstalled the application, discarded old preferences and reinstalled. Still plenty of other bugs in VWA2018 for me – undos, and OIP failing to show info on selected items – but this 'Error loading Vision Library' dialogue has now been fixed.
  3. peterhill

    Undo issues

    Brian that sounds absolutely maddening. I have found that, if, when I have the undo problem, I immediately redo (command Y), then I usually don't lose all that work. It has to be immediately after the undo. I still have to go back and replace the item, or relocate it or whatever I wanted to undo in the first place. Yes it's ridiculous that your work around is necessary But for me this has only started in VWA2018 – it was never an issue with VWA2017. If I had already had your problems last year I would be very wary of the upgrade.
  4. peterhill

    Undo issues

    Do you mean VW2018 SP1? That's what I have. Yes the Object Info palette does the same for me. It shows no info until I save, then it often shows the info on the object. If it doesn't work after a save I have to move the selected object - then the OIP shows the object, but of course I have to move the object back to its original position. And if I use the undo command to move it back in position then I might get the behaviour that you mentioned earlier, that it jumps back to a random post in the undo history. Restarting the computer helps for a short while, then the behaviour happens again. I can't work for more than three-four hours without it happening. This is on a new file started in VWA2018, as well as files updated from VWA2017. Frustrating. For me VWA2018 is the buggiest release ever. I wonder if anyone at vectorworks is listening?
  5. peterhill

    Undo issues

    Same with me. I had no problem with 2017, but 2018 and now 2018 with SP1 on mac 10.13 this happens a lot. I reset preferences. I have reinstalled VW2018. Still happens - random jumps back 5-10 steps. Undo preferences doesn't seem to affect the behaviour. iMac Retina 5K, 27-inch, Late 2015 Core i5 3.2 GHz Memory 24 GB AMD Radeon R9 M390


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