New and Improved Interface:

  • PDFs are loaded directly into the software for faster loading and switching of layers and separations.
  • New Workflows and Job Wizard functionality to simplify the inspection process for print production or press operators. 
  •  Ability to view Inspection Reports directly within the software without an external PDF Viewer.

New and Improved Functionality- All Inspection Modes: 

  • Improved speed when loading PDF and AI files with new multi-threaded rasterizing.
  • Improved file loading speed for multi-page PDFs and booklets. 
  • Ability to specify a default directory to save inspection reports.
  • Automatic report file-name generation (combination of Product ID and Lot if entered).
  • Ability to specify a default directory to save image views.
  • Ability to rotate images in the Master/ Sample Panels after inspection. 
  • Ability to navigate through multi-page files after inspection. 
  • New color-coded buttons for difference levels in the Difference Details panel.

New and Improved Functionality - Graphics: 

  •  Ability to locate the difference in view easily in the overview panel to identify on the physically printed sample.
  • Repeats are identified by row and column numbers.
  • Improved visibility of Repeats in Overview panel by removing Number overlay. 
  • New quicker inspection mode for press-sheet inspections (One-to-One).
  • Ability to right-click and select an alternate shape for artworks with multiple dielines with the same color. 
  • Ability to scan automatically directly into the software without a scanner interface. 

New and Improved Functionality - Barcode: 

  • Improved speed for barcode detection with new multi-threaded inspection.
  • Improved the speed of detection of EAN/ UPC barcodes.
  •  Support for Code 32 barcodes. 
  • BWR is supported for all barcode types (exception: Laetus Pharmacode). 
  • Bar Width Reduction (BWR) is displayed in inches as well as millimeters in the report. 
  • Ability to select the following parameters to include when grading barcodes: Data Structure, Quiet Zone, Narrow Bar, Wide to Narrow Ratio.  
  • Option to fail grading if Bar Width Reduction (BWR) is out of specified range. 
  • Parameter added to adjust narrow bar measurement to not include BWR (INI file setting). Default: BWR is included in the measurement.

New and Improved Functionality- Braille: 

  • Unified English Braille (UEB) added to Braille library. 

Bug Fixes 

  • TIFF file with JPEG compression loads properly (sample specific). 
  • Improved display of colors in loaded TIFF files.
  •   Colors in TIFF files no longer over-saturated (sample specific). 
  • Repeats are no longer distorted/ skewed when "Correct distortion, rotation and skew" is enabled (sample specific). 
  • Marquee and Trim region modes apply to all pages (All Pages Unsorted action) when an inspection is run from a separate page other than the one on which the region mode was applied.
  • Crop/ Trim/ Media Box selection applied correctly to pages after pages are reloaded and changed prior to inspection. 
  • Overprint is applied correctly to all pages in the Master/ Sample Panels after being enable/ disabled.
  • PDF file loads correctly with or without Enable Overprint (sample specific). 
  • Master and Sample Information panels do not display in the Inspection View (after being opened and not closed previously). 
  • Ability to group (include/ exclude) multiple differences even if the differences are not selected in the difference list. 
  • Inspection View (Forward) icon no longer displays after a failed multi inspection. 
  • Ability to apply marquee and trim to all, even, or odd pages.
  • Golden Master image is labeled on the inspection report when the Master is included in the report. 
  • Error message explaining lack of Multi Inspection support for Braille Compare (Glue Dots) clarified. 
  • Region Mode is set to Full Page by default.
    o Image Padding no longer enabled by default when creating a new profile. 
  • Profile names display correctly when containing ampersands. 
  • Graphics profiles can be imported on Macintosh systems.
  • Barcode Inspection results are consistent between Macintosh and PC systems (sample specific). 
  • BWR displayed with four digits after the decimal point in inches instead of three. 
  • German Braille translation displays correctly (sample specific).
  • Bulgarian Braille detected correctly (sample specific). 
  • Ability to use the tab key in the User Editor form to add information.
  • Audit Trail events listed in proper chronological order when sorted by date. 
  • Audit Trail description for Full Name edit corrected to indicate that the Full name was edited.
  • Audit Trail description for Compare (Glue Dots) no longer references app data folder. 
  • Temporary directories deleted upon exiting the application. 
  • TIFF files on Macintosh load properly (sample specific).
  • Quit button to exit application no longer grays out on a Macintosh (specific scenarios). 
  • Correct profile names listed in the inspection report for standard (not admin) users. 
  • Application no longer crashes when saving a Single to Many inspection report after previewing first. 
  • Inspection reports can be overwritten when saving a new report directly from Report Options window. 
  • Objects aside from the dieline no longer disappear when marking dielines or hiding dieline separations (sample specific).
  • Updated license server library to fix licensing issues and to allow for Licensing Key Manager option.
  • Ability to modify the Standard options (Brightness, Contrast, and Gamma) on the Scan360. 
  • Last-selected Scan360 profile is maintained in Profile drop-down (does not revert to default).
  • Preview window zooms into scanned image correctly (Scan360). 
  • Embossed Braille region detected when selecting an action after re-launching the application (specific scenario – user exits application, re-launches application, changes the action prior to loading the files). 
  • New printed Braille validation tool (background color removed to eliminate noise).  
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