Pix4Dcloud/Pix4Dcloud Advanced technical release notes

 
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November 5th, 2020 - Bug fixes and improvements

Improvements

  • The volume annotation is disabled when the project has no DSM and therefore the volume cannot be calculated
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] New messages warn the user when using the AutoGCPs detection functionality if:
    • The wrong GCP file has been imported
    • The wrong coordinate system file has been imported
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Improvements to handle larger overlays

Bug fixes

  • Fixed the issue for when zooming in very quickly meant Pix4Dcloud did not display the highest ortho resolution
  • Fixed the issue for when sometimes the red and blue marks of the import overlay feature were not displayed
  • Fixed the issue when creating a field in the NDVI layer. Sometimes the '+' button was gone
   

October 22nd, 2020 - Bug fixes and improvements

Improvements

  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] New project group card in a stacked style
  • Search functionality includes folders. A project can be searched for even if it is inside a folder
  • New NDVI and DSM icons visible in editor during tiling
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Messages in the comparison mode inform users about the alignment of the project
  • The GCP tab is not available if the project does not contain GCPs automatically detected by the AutoGCPs detection functionality
  • Improved performance while uploading images

Bug fixes

  • Fixed the issue which made the NDVI layer disappear when drawing a boundary. Now it is displayed and the user can better adjust the boundary
  • Corrected text and inconsistencies in the user interface

September 28th, 2020 - Processing templates step and Crane Camera projects AutoGCPs alignment

What's new

  • Different type of computations via a template selection step
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced + CraneCamera] AutoGCP alignment for Pix4D CraneCamera projects
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced + CraneCamera] Message informing about the type of alignment used

Improvements

  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Pop up message when the GCP target size has weird values. When the GCP target size is lower than 20 cm or larger than 2 meters, a message is displayed to verify that the value is correct.
  • New icon for projects which have been shared but have no outputs

Bug fixes

  • Fixed the issue when the altitude was not properly computed in some projects until the user refreshed the browser. The right value is now displayed from the beginning
  • Fixed the issue with the 3D embeds not working for anonymous users

August 19th, 2020 - Bug fixes and improvements

Improvements

  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Timeline performance improvements for large sites (+200 datasets)
  • [Pix4Dcloud only] Add icon for new dataset button
  • Improved text visibility for projects that are processing in light theme mode
  • Improved spacing for elevation profile measurements
  • Improved user menu access for small mobiles
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced + CraneCamera] Added link to support article when a project is not well-aligned
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] 3D view is preserved when changing from one day to another. When a user is looking at the 3D view on Day1 and goes to Day2 through the timeline, Day2 will also show the 3D view

Bug fixes

  • Persists the chosen language by the user
  • Fixed the issue when creating a project in a folder (it was created in the root level)
  • Empty folders could not be deleted despite they did not contain any project or site. Now it is possible to delete them.
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Fixed the issue where invalid characters in the file imported as overlay broke the processing and the overlay was never displayed.

August 3rd, 2020 - Bug fixes and improvements

Improvements

  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Added help button in the volume comparison
  • Added link to support article when selecting the processing template
  • Pop up message when a user is reaching the end of the allowance
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  • [Pix4Dcloud only] Direct access to Pix4Dcloud Advanced trial license through the account menu for users with access to Pix4Dcloud

Bug fixes

  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Fixed the issue with having decimals in the GCP target size (it did not process)
  • Fixed the issue where units were not properly taken when sharing a project
  • Fixed the issue with the start process button which could be clicked more than once and that was causing projects to fail.
  • Fixed the issue with importing a zipped point cloud. The uploader got stuck.
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Fixed the issue when going back to the editor after using the compare mode, two orthos and two DSMs were displayed in the same project

Changes

  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Disable annotations in compare mode

July 3rd, 2020 - Processing templates, bug fixes and improvements

What's new

  • Processing template selection

Improvements

  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Overlay import allows zooming as much as needed
  • Welcome dialog has been removed and a new login icon has been added
  • Better support for Microsoft Edge browser
  • User interface improvements: better contrast in the uploader, better contrast in the drop area in the wizard, improved files view for mobile users
  • Pix4Dcloud favicon added

Bug fixes

  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Compare mode: fix to show the compare button in shared projects, fix to solve an issue with the second project not refreshing correctly
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] GCP report can be opened in Acrobat Reader
  • Fixed the issue where units were not taken properly from the account settings
  • Fixed the export button in the Virtual Inspector
  • Fix to inform the user when a .zip file is being prepared for download

June 9th, 2020 - Launch release

What's new

  • Pix4Dcloud and Pix4Dcloud Advanced are standalone products and can be purchased separately from Pix4Dmapper.
  • New UI with respect to the old Cloud platform
  • Pix4Dcloud Drive to better organize, view and filter the projects
  • Guided procedure for project and site creation
  • 2D and 3D synchronized views displaying DSM, orthomosaic, NDVI map, Point Cloud and 3D Textured Mesh
  • Markers, measurements, volume calculations exchangeable between projects and third-party software
  • Adjustable layer hierarchy
  • Sharing functionality with view and measure or edit and save rights
  • Dedicate view for downloadable input and output files
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Visualization of the evolution of the site through a timeline
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] AutoGCPs detection functionality. Our AI algorithm finds and marks the GCPs for you during the processing phase
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] CAD overlays to easily import and overlay design plans and maps. The as-built can be quickly compared with the as-designed to easily check progress and identify as-built errors
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] 2D comparison (shareable) view
  • [Pix4Dcloud Advanced] Volume comparison and monitoring report
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