Corel Painter 12 Service Pack 1

Corel Painter 12 Service Pack 1

The following issues were addressed in Service Pack 1:

  • A new option was added to the Performance Preferences to control Multi-core usage.
  • Changing your OS font size no longer hides palettes (PC only).
  • Creating drop shadows on collapsed layers no longer crashes the application (Mac only).
  • Cubic Interpolation setting is maintained when switching brushes.
  • Documents will now display maximized on second monitors (Mac only).
  • Double-clicking the Grabber Icon zooms to fit the screen.
  • Restored File Recovery functionality to the crash report feature (Vista and Windows 7 only).
  • Tool cursors in the Mixer Panel are updated to reflect the selected tool.
  • Launching as User on Mac no longer crashes the application (Hot Fix 1).
  • Layouts are maintained when importing a PC-created workspace on Mac (and vice versa).
  • Application launch speed was improved.
  • Painting on a layer that contains a floating object using a Real Wet Oil brush no longer crashes the application.
  • When dragging panels to the center of the workspace, they will no longer automatically snap to the upper-left corner .
  • Paper settings can be adjusted when the Apply Surface Texture dialog box is open.
  • PSD files with long layer names will open correctly.
  • Playing back a script that contains text no longer crashes the application.
  • Real Watercolor speed was improved.
  • Right-clicking to change a brush no longer results in random strokes and the preview is now updating correctly.
  • The application launches correctly on Mac 10.7 (Hot Fix 1).
  • The corners of the Color Triangle now report correct values.
  • The online help includes updates to the following chapters: Preferences, Workspace Tour, and Selecting, Managing, and Creating Brushes.
  • The Property Bar is maintained after closing the Toolbox and re-launching the application.
  • The Single Pixel Cursor can be used in conjunction with the Brush Ghost.
  • The Temporal Color palette is maintained when using a PC-created workspace on Mac (and vice versa).
  • Workspace customizations are maintained on dual montiors (PC only)
  • The Ruler tool arrow position now corresponds with the inputed value.
  • The current color no longer shifts when switching between the Brush and the Eraser tools.
  • Dropping layers while Real Wet Oil strokes are not fully dry no longer crashes the application.
  • Adding and or switching layers while Real Wet Oil strokes are flowing no longer crashes the application.
  • Applying an effect or drop shadow to Real Wet Oil strokes while they are flowing no longer crashes the application.
  • Dropping layers by clicking the Layer Commands button or from the Layers options menu produces the same result.
  • Zooming in on a large-sized brush no longer crashes the application (Mac only).
  • Applying the “underpainting” effect no longer crashes the application.
  • Saving a resized Clone no longer crashes the application.
  • The Layout Grid Panel no longer obscures the Enable Layout Grid control.
Application Version Number of Initial Release

Version Number Hot Fix 1
English Mac Only

Version Number with Service Pack 1
Corel Painter 12

English 12.0.0.502
Japanese 12.0.0.609

English 12.0.0.503 All Languages 12.0.1.727

v12.SP1 07.27.11