CorelDRAW® Technical Suite X6 and CorelDRAW Technical Pack for Graphics Suite X6 – Service Pack 2

CorelDRAW® Technical Suite X6 and CorelDRAW Technical Pack for Graphics Suite X6 – Service Pack 2

The enhancements and improvements included in Service Pack 2 are described in the following sections:

Corel DESIGNER, CorelDRAW and Corel PHOTO-PAINT

XVL Studio 3D Corel Edition

XVL Studio 3D CAD Corel Edition

Corel DESIGNER, CorelDRAW and Corel PHOTO-PAINT

Enhanced and improved application features

  • Spot colors no longer show with incorrect names or are displayed in black.
  • Transformations applied to embedded bitmaps in Corel DESIGNER X6 and CorelDRAW X6 are now preserved and re-applied when editing the bitmap in Corel PHOTO-PAINT X6.
  • Mirrored text is now displayed correctly in a table when setting the margins to 0.
  • External symbols with styles/style sets assigned are updated correctly.
  • Placing a symbol from an external library using a style with the same name, but different properties no longer causes the application to crash.
  • Grid settings using decimal points (i.e. 12.5 mm) are now displayed correctly in the drawing.
  • Older barcode files are now recognized as Barcode objects in Corel DESIGNER X6.

File Import/ Export

  • CGM (v4) export:
    • ActiveCGM profile: All line types are now displayed correctly in the ActiveCGM browser.
    • Bold formatted text now maintains the correct font weight.
    • Text styles applied to text objects no longer result in duplicated characters.
  • CGM import:
    • CGMv4 - ATA GREX profile: Arcs are no longer displayed as closed curves.
    • CGMv4 - ATA GREX profile: Files can now be opened in Corel DESIGNER.
    • CGMv4 - MIL-D profile: Files can now be opened in Corel DESIGNER.
  • DSF import: Micrografx Designer files that contain multiple spot colors now open correctly in Corel DESIGNER.
  • DWG import: Hatch fills are maintained.
  • PDF import:
    • PDF files that contain CCITT fax compression on images within PDF can now be opened.
    • PDF objects are now imported as valid objects.
  • SVG export:
    • Callouts with halo (page color) are exported without warnings.
    • SVG files that contain text are now displayed correctly in Google Chrome.
    • Export and SVG round-tripping (importing SVG files exported from Corel DESIGNER X6 and CorelDRAW X6) has been improved.

XVL Studio 3D Corel Edition

  • Unicode support added.
  • 3DConnexion input devices are now supported in XVL Studio.
  • Enhanced cross-section tools to support multiple section planes (e.g. wedges, quarter cuts).
  • Cut geometry can be deleted from the model.
  • Additional note format settings.
  • Added new Markup shapes.
  • Improved Trace lines.
  • General performance improvements.

XVL Studio 3D CAD Corel Edition [Optional Add-On]

Enhanced Illustration Settings

  • Enhanced vector fill function: Can fill all parts, selected parts or specified shells.
  • Option added to delete shapes that are smaller than a specified percentage of the image size.
  • Option added to remove duplicate lines.

NEW: 3D PDF

  • 3D PDF can now be imported into XVL Studio 3D CAD.
  • 3D models can be exported to 3D PDF.
  • Exported 3D PDF files can include any of the following animations:
    • Process animation
    • Disassembly animation
    • Key frame animation

3D CAD import

  • 3D CAD import now supports 3D PMI and views.
  • Updated 3D CAD file format support for:
    • Autodesk Inventor (*.iam, *.ipt)
    • CATIA V5 & V6 (*.CATProduct, *.CATPart)
    • Parasolid (*.x_b, *.x_t)
    • Solid Edge (*.asm, *.par, *.pwd, *.psm)
    • SolidWorks (*.sldasm, *.sldprt)

Process Animation enhancements

  • New functions: Auto-create Camera, Order and Path.
  • Simple mode for process animation panel.
  • Enhanced process animation editing tools.
  • Enhanced process alerts.