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OST - On-Screen Takeoff 3.9.0.06 (8/15/2013)

Reference Number: AA-01847 Views: 2725 Created: 02/09/2018 12:29 pm Last Updated: 02/22/2018 10:43 am 0 Rating/ Voters

On-Screen Takeoff

New Features

  • Windows 8 compatibility
  • MAC compatible using Parallels or Boot Camp
  • Multi-Condition takeoff with Area, Linear and Count conditions
  • Area Takeoff – Single Click and Drag (Rectangular area takeoff)
  • New Enhanced Secure Licensing method – No Dongle Key required
  • Automatic Continuous Linear
  • Automatic AutoCount Trigger
  • Auto Magnify - Magnifying tool while drawing Area takeoff
  • Combined Style Set and Library dialog
  • Option to turn off dimension lines between selected takeoff objects
  • Option to suppress the adjust Overlay dialogs when selecting a new overlay
  • Option to display Count objects at a different size than their dimension
  • Back and Forward buttons cycle through viewed pages not zoom levels

Changes

  • Change Auto Compress default to Once a week
  • Change default auto-update to weekly for new installations. Existing installations retain current settings
  • In Metric takeoffs, the Auto Dimension Lines round off to the millimeter
  • In Metric takeoffs, the condition height on the condition list rounds off to the millimeter
  • In Metric Takeoffs, Takeoff increments default to 10 mm
  • In Metric Takeoffs, Page Size defaults to A0 (841 x 1189)

Fixes

  • Performance (Speed) improvements
  • Improved Interactive-Mode performance in SQL
  • Canceling a new Condition does not show Save verification
  • Changing the height in interactive Bids does not cause databases to disconnect
  • An interactive bid retains its connection if a second bid from a different QB database is connected to a second bid in the same OST …‏
  • User is now able to Uncheck "Set as Curved Segment" in Advanced Condition Properties (after the Condition is saved)
  • Enhanced PDF viewing capabilities
  • Program allows a new Bid to be created with a lower bid number than specified in Next Bid No under Tools > Options (if the number is available)
  • Takeoff Tooltip length expanded to include long Condition names, Area names and Quantity combinations
  • Delete takeoff is disabled when Bid is locked by any means
  • DWG images can be converted to tiff
  • AutoCount preview window displays selection when using DWG images
  • Changing an Alternate name in QB to a name longer than 50 characters is allowed (Interactive Bids)
  • View window can be opened when the page includes a Typical Group and an Area takeoff object with grid and backout

Digital Production Control

New Features

  • Windows 8 compatibility
  • MAC compatible using Parallels or Boot Camp
  • New Enhanced Secure Licensing method – No Dongle Key required

Fixes

  • Budget Tab graph updates after importing DPC changes
  • Timestamp updates when an entry is changed in the Notes tab
  • Timecard time is retained after synchronizing (updating) the Bid in SQL databases
  • Sending a Bid Package retains Project manager and Foreman on Cover Sheet
  • Bids Tab displays correct Projected data
  • Project Manager’s email can be updated from the Cover Sheet
  • Projected Hours are calculated differently when Earned Hours is “0”
  • Grouping codes in the Budget Tab recalculates each line’s Projected data
  • Switching from takeoff mode to DPC mode with DPC only license is possible when a typical group has no markers
  • Change default selection in Budget Tab to Hours (DPC)
  • Change default auto-update to weekly for new installations. Existing installations retain current settings


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