Difference between revisions of "Release notes/0.47"

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Inkscape uses UniConvertor to import Computer Graphics Metafile (CGM) files. Text objects are not supported as of UniConvertor 1.1.1.
 
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* The new '''Text > Convert to Braille''' extension recodes English (or just Latin letters) text to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Braille Braille] code created for visually impaired people.
  
 
=User interface=
 
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Revision as of 14:58, 4 March 2008

Inkscape 0.47

(not released yet)

Tools

Node tool

  • [helper path display - johan]
  • on-canvas mask/clip edit - johan

User Interface

Native File Dialogs for Windows

The windows builds of inkscape now have Windows-native file dialogs to keep consistency with other windows applications.

Import/Export

Corel DRAW files import

Now Inkscape can import more Corel DRAW files of following types:

  • Corel DRAW Compressed Exchange files (CCX)
  • Corel DRAW 7-X4 Template files (CDT)
  • Corel DRAW Presentation Exchange files (CMX)

Text objects are not supported as of UniConvertor 1.1.1.

sK1 files import

Inkscape uses UniConvertor to import sK1 files. Text objects are not supported as of UniConvertor 1.1.1.

CGM import

Inkscape uses UniConvertor to import Computer Graphics Metafile (CGM) files. Text objects are not supported as of UniConvertor 1.1.1.

Extension effects

New and improved effects

  • The new Text > Convert to Braille extension recodes English (or just Latin letters) text to Braille code created for visually impaired people.

User interface

Masks and clipping paths

[johan]

Previous releases