Release notes

Area Functionality

Available

(Day.Month.Year)

User interface

Fixed: It was possible that new project versions could not be added.

  • New project versions can be added without problems.
  • 08.04.2021
    Release Release eVIEW AR 30.03.2021
    User interface

    Support of WebKit browsers

    The settings for the page output are now also supported by browsers based on WebKit. You get the best performance when zooming in a colored page output.

    23.03.2021
    User interface

    New sorting

    Layout spaces are sorted alphabetically.

    23.03.2021
    User interface

    Logo change

    The EPLAN logo in the header has been replaced by the eVIEW logo. If you click on the eVIEW logo, you will no longer be directed to the ePULSE dashboard, but to the eVIEW project overview.

    02.03.2021
    User interface

    Display of the role

    The "Admin" role is now displayed above the user name in the header.

    02.03.2021
    User interface

    Call up notifications

    Access your notifications by clicking the bell icon in the eVIEW header.

    02.03.2021
    Browser

    Browser compatibility

    eVIEW no longer supports Internet Explorer. Use one of the following browsers instead: Microsoft Edge, Chrome or Firefox.

    02.03.2021
    URL

    Linking to older project versions

    With the Copy link button you can copy the link to the project into your Clipboard. Through this link you always reach the most current version of the project.

    If you link to an older version of the project, you have to manually add a further parameter to the copied link. If you supplement the link or the URL with &project_version="2.0", you are forwarded to Version 2.0 of your project.

    10.02.2021
    URL

    New URL

    eVIEW can now be accessed at the following URL: https://eview.epulse.com/

    10.02.2021
    Share a project

    Changes in the user interface

    The modified user interface allows you to share projects faster with other users and to invite new users to your organization.

    10.02.2021
    Redlining

    Selecting redlinings

    If you click on a redlining in the selection area, eVIEW highlights - if it exists - the corresponding first redlining element and jumps to the corresponding schematic page in your project.

    If you are already on a schematic page on which a redlining element of the selected redlining is located, the corresponding redlining element is selected in the property window.

    10.02.2021
    Offline view

    Offline view

    The "Download" function has been replaced by the "Offline view" function. You now have the possibility to make the project available offline. Learn more about it here.

    10.02.2021
    Redlining

    New function

    You can now mark all redlinings as "read" simultaneously. Individual redlinings can be marked as "unread" anytime.

    10.02.2021
    Redlining

    Confirm deletion

    If a redlining consists of at least one redlining element or if the description of the redlining has been changed, deleting the redlining must be confirmed in an additional dialog.

    10.02.2021
    User interface

    Changed buttons

    The icons of the buttons for filtering, for adding projects and for creating new redlinings have been replaced with new icons.

    10.02.2021
    User interface

    Changed button positions

    The buttons that you use to browse through schematic pages are now located in the top toolbar.

    10.02.2021
    Greenlining

    New drawing tool "Check mark"

    The toolbar has been supplemented with the "Check mark" drawing tool. To this purpose click the corresponding icon in your toolbar and set the check mark with a click in your project.

    Then click, hold and drag the cursor to change the size of your check mark.

    19.11.2020
    User interface

    ePULSE Management Center

    The ePULSE Management Center is now part of eVIEW.

    19.11.2020
    Project overview

    Display of unread redlinings

    Unread redlinings are not only displayed for complete projects but also for folders contained in them. To provide a better overview unread redlinings are only displayed when folders are closed.

    19.11.2020
    Redlining

    Restricted editing of redlinings

    Only the creator of a redlining can edit their redlining including redlining elements and change the status from "Draft" to "Review". The describing function for a redlining can still be used by multiple users.

    Reason for the restrictions were conflicts and corresponding data loss during the editing of redlining by multiple users.

    19.11.2020
    Add project

    Modified process

    During adding no distinction is made anymore between adding a new project or a project version.

    05.11.2020
    Add project

    Notification via e-mail

    When a new project version is added, all users with whom the project has been shared receive an e-mail.

    05.11.2020
    Redlining / Greenlining

    Losses when renaming schematic pages

    As soon as you change the name of a schematic page, redlinings or greenlinings are not displayed on this schematic page anymore but are still listed in the respective overview. The missing redlinings and greenlinings are now pointed out to you in the overview.

    05.11.2020
    Folders

    Creating folders

    If you work with eMANAGE, you can create folders as well as subfolders for projects. They are displayed in eVIEW in the page overview of a project and in the breadcrumb trail.

    05.11.2020
    User interface

    User-friendliness

    eVIEW now remembers the last project selected by you and identifies it when the app is opened again.

    05.11.2020
    User interface

    Fixed: Problems occurred during the upload of a project with large layout spaces.

  • Projects can be uploaded without problems.
  • 05.11.2020
    User interface

    Information when project pages are missing

    The information is now displayed if a page of your project was not found in a project version.

    05.11.2020
    Roles / rights

    The Designer

    The "User" eVIEW role has been renamed to "Designer" in the ePULSE user management.

    16.10.2020
    Upload

    Uploading projects

    Projects can be uploaded into empty folders created in eMANAGE.

    09.10.2020
    Sharing projects

    Sharing projects restrictedly

    If you work with eMANAGE, you can specify up to which date a project is to be shared with another user (beta version). eVIEW supports this functionality and removes your access to the respective project after the defined time period has expired.

    The expiration is not shown in eVIEW and can only be seen and edited by eMANAGE users.

    29.09.2020
    User interface

    New view of your projects

    Your projects are now shown in a tree view.

    29.09.2020
    User interface

    Folder view

    Folders and subfolders created in eMANAGE are now also shown in eVIEW. Note that you cannot edit these folders in eVIEW. You can also not create new folders in eVIEW. These functions are only possible in eMANAGE.

    Furthermore, projects in eVIEW are not only identified by the project name but via paths as well.

    29.09.2020
    User interface Fixed: Blocks imported from the EPLAN Platform were not shown correctly by eVIEW.
  • They are now shown correctly.
  • 29.09.2020
    Download

    Downloading projects (Beta function)

    You now have the possibility to download multiple projects. A downloaded project contains schematic pages, layout spaces, devices, redlinings and greenlinings. In a downloaded project you can neither edit, delete nor change the status of existing redlinings or greenlinings. Furthermore you cannot create new redlinings or greenlinings.

    If you have a downloaded project in your project list and want to work online again, you have to log in into ePULSE again.

    07.09.2020
    Representations

    Display of the representations improved

    You can now have representations for a device displayed in a detailed overview and navigate more easily through your representations. To this purpose right-click the corresponding device in the schematic in order to open the popup menu. When you click Representations, a detailed overview is opened in the selection area of your devices.

    Or click directly in the selection area of your devices in order to have the representations of the device displayed in the detailed overview.

    17.08.2020
    Performance

    Improvement of the performance

    The performance of schematic pages with several greenlinings has been improved.

    17.08.2020
    User interface

    User-friendliness

    The user interface of eVIEW has been improved.

    17.08.2020
    Add project

    Notification of the storage capacity

    A message is issued to the user as soon as the maximum storage capacity has been reached while a backup file *.zw1 is being added.

    29.07.2020
    Redlining

    New drawing tool

    The drawing tool Appendix is available In the toolbar. This can be used to upload the image files (*.png / *.jpeg) into the schematic. The camera function is only supported for tablets.

    21.07.2020
    Share a project

    Project owner

    eVIEW supports the concept of a project owner. The project owner is no longer listed in the list of users.

    21.07.2020
    User interface

    User-friendliness

    The user interface of eVIEW has been improved.

    21.07.2020
    Redlining

    Fixed: It was not possible to view all elements of a redlining in the EPLAN Platform because a scroll bar was missing.

  • There is now a scroll bar.
  • 26.06.2020
    Installation

    Installing eVIEW on your end device

    You have the possibility to install eVIEW on your end device. To do so, open eVIEW in the Chrome browser and click on the appropriate button in the address bar. A link for eVIEW is created on your end device.

    18.06.2020
    User interface

    User-friendliness

    The user interface of eVIEW has been improved.

    18.06.2020
    Add project

    Displaying projects in eMANAGE

    When you upload a project from the EPLAN Platform to eVIEW, it will now also be displayed in eMANAGE.

    08.06.2020
    User interface

    Modification of the user interface

    The user interface was modified in line with the ePULSE design policy.

    08.06.2020
    Redlining

    Deleting redlining

    Redlining elements can be deleted via an icon in the property options of the redlining.

    25.05.2020
    User interface

    Fixed: When you moved the cursor over the Export button, the button was hidden.

  • The button is no longer hidden.
  • 25.05.2020
    Redlining / Greenlining

    Fixed: A selected redlining, redlining element or greenlining could not be displayed correctly when you zoomed into the schematic.

  • All elements are displayed correctly.
  • 25.05.2020
    User interface Fixed: If you have uploaded a project from the EPLAN Platform Version 2.9 in eVIEW, invisible handles of the macros inserted in the project can be displayed in eVIEW, although the setting was deactivated.
  • Handles are no longer displayed as of Version 2.9 Update 1. You may need to upload the project again.
  • 03.04.2020
    Functionality

    User-defined properties

    eVIEW supports user-defined properties in the parts management. This functionality is available as of EPLAN Platform 2.9 Update 1.

    03.04.2020
    User interface

    Display of e-mail addresses

    In the list of users with whom you share the project their respective e-mail address is now listed in addition to their name.

    25.03.2020
    Redlining

    Improvement of the scaling of redlinings

    Redlinings from eVIEW are scaled correctly in the EPLAN Platform.

    25.03.2020
    Performance

    Improvement of the performance

    The performance during the usage of several greenlinings has been improved.

    04.03.2020
    User interface

    User-friendliness

    The user interface of eVIEW has been improved.

    12.02.2020
    Browser

    Browser compatibility

    The Microsoft Edge browser is not yet supported by eVIEW. A warning message is displayed as soon as eVIEW is displayed in this browser.

    12.02.2020
    Versioning

    Notification of a new version

    If you open an older version of an EPLAN project or if a new version of a project was uploaded, a message is displayed in eVIEW.

    28.01.2020
    Colors

    Colors optimized for red-green visual impairment

    The colors for page and device symbols have been improved in the corresponding overview. Page types are now easier to differentiate for people with a red-green visual impairment.

    28.01.2020
    Add project Fixed: As soon as you have uploaded a backup file (*zw1) with a file name that already exists, an error occurred.
  • A corresponding notification is now displayed.
  • 28.01.2020
    Redlining

    Notification of status change "Removed"

    When you assign the status Removed to a redlining, the author of the redlining will receive an e-mail notification.

    20.01.2020
    Redlining

    Drawing polygons

    Drawing a polygon has been simplified: As soon as you place the third corner point, a circle appears on the first corner point. When you click in this circle, the polygon closes automatically.

    20.01.2020
    Redlining

    Commenting on status changes for redlinings

    You can comment on status changes for redlinings. Create a redlining, click the Change button and select a status for the redlining. As soon as you select a status, the comment field appears.

    20.01.2020
    Redlining

    Marking a redlining as "unread"

    You can now manually mark a redlining as "read" or "unread".

    As soon as a user creates a redlining, it is displayed as "unread" in the redlining selection area. When you click the redlining, the unread mark disappears. You can restore it anytime and mark the redlining as "unread".

    20.01.2020
    User interface

    Switching device representation

    When you select a device, you can represent this device in different ways and switch between the representation types. You can either switch the representation type in the properties sidebar, via the popup menu or via the report pages.

    This functionality is available as of EPLAN Platform 2.8 Hotfix 3. You may need to upload the project again.

    20.01.2020
    Redlining / Greenlining

    Improvement of the redlining and greenlining functionality

    Redlinings and greenlinings can now be edited irrespective of the zoom level. The size of the corner points for scaling redlinings and greenlinings remains unchanged.

    20.01.2020
    Color scheme

    Selecting a color scheme for schematic pages

    You can modify the color scheme for schematic pages. Choose between the following color schemes: Color, Black and white or Grayscale. Images are also adjusted according to the selected color scheme.

    20.01.2020
    User interface

    Marking pages as favorites

    Using the star icon, you can mark pages as favorites and filter your project by this criterion. Your favorites are independent of project versions, which means that if you upload a more recent version of the project, your favorites are retained.

    20.01.2020
    Organizations

    Creating a new organization

    You can create new organizations in eVIEW. To do so, go to your account settings and click Create new organization.

    20.01.2020
    User interface

    Improvement of the 3D preview

    The 3D preview for layout spaces has been improved. You can now easily zoom and rotate the layout space.

    20.01.2020
    Message

    Correlation ID

    A correlation ID is displayed in some error messages. By means of this ID, problems are easier to track. For example, this correlation ID is displayed when problems occur during the upload of a project (*.zw1).

    20.01.2020
    User interface

    Modifiable selection area

    The width of the page and device selection area as well as of the redlining and greenlining selection area can be modified individually.

    20.01.2020
    User interface

    Navigation bar in EPLAN Platform

    The navigation bar is now also displayed in the EPLAN Platform. This way you can switch between the project overview and the redlining overview.

    20.01.2020
    Add project

    Adding backup files

    It is possible to add a backup file (*.zw1).

    20.01.2020
    Help system

    Online help

    You can access the online help via the Help button.

    20.01.2020
    User interface

    Opening a project

    When you open a project, the last page opened is displayed.

    20.01.2020
    Add project

    Modifying the comment

    You can modify the comment.

    20.01.2020
    User interface

    Displaying additional properties

    Additional properties for the item are shown in eVIEW: Attributes and free properties as well as properties that depend on the part type.

    These additional properties are available when uploading a project as of EPLAN Platform Version 2.8 Hotfix 3.

    20.01.2020
    Add project Fixed: If you rotate images in your EPLAN project, their rotation angle is lost during adding to eVIEW and the images are displayed in their original representation.
  • The rotation angle is no longer lost during adding in EPLAN Platform 2.8 Hotfix 4. You may need to add the project again.
  • 20.01.2020
    Add project Fixed: EPLAN projects cannot be added if they contain images with a control character in the file name.
  • Such images are now ignored.
  • 20.01.2020
    Add project

    Fixed: Problems may occur during adding of a project from EPLAN Platform Version 2.8 Hotfix 2 due to a changed URL for the ePULSE homepage.

  • Adding is now possible.
  • 20.01.2020

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