FluidDraw P6 Full version
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Software de dimensionamiento
Titulo Versión

Version 6.0i 09/19/2019

1. The project tree was sometimes not displayed correctly when the option “create unplaced objects” was enabled.
2. In the dialog “Multiple connection lines”, the maximum number of lines is now 500 instead of 16.
3. When renumbering cables, the maximum start value is now 999999999 instead of 100.
4. After editing a configurable way valve, hidden connector designations were sometimes shown again.
5. For valve labels linked to a valve solenoid, the corresponding valve’s designation can optionally be suppressed.
6. Some symbols added.

Version 6.0h 09/04/2019

1.In the Common Geometry Properties dialog you can specify whether the scaling and rotation should affect the individual objects or the outer groups and macros.
2.The description of symbols in a user library was sometimes not displayed correctly when reloading.
3.The Identcode expansion did not work correctly if a symbol in the user library had the same symbol name as a required standard part.
4.The filter criterion “Is virtual page” was not displayed correctly in the details of the evaluation for creating a table of contents.
5.In addition to the installation program, FluidDraw itself is now also digitally signed.
6.In the table of contents, the installation, circuit and location of the pages can be displayed.
7.After setting an interruption point or potential, the properties dialog opens automatically.
8.When printing and exporting, optionally only the selected pages are counted and saved in the predefined variable %TotalPages. This is mainly displayed in the drawing frame as the total number of project pages.
9.When exporting, the visible drawing layers can now be selected in the same way as when printing.
10.The export dialog can be resized for a better preview.
11.A new export feature is available for the PDF format. An overview page contains all selected project pages as thumbnails on one single sheet.
12.Page references in parts lists were sometimes lost when renaming the pages.
13.The supplied extract from the Festo Product Catalog has been updated.
14.The last opened user database and translation table are now saved even after the program restart.
15.The object browser was sometimes not updated correctly.
16.In the report editor, it could happen that columns cannot be edited.
17.The background update has been improved.
18.In the common properties dialog the bridge properties for electrical lines can be defined.
19.Fixes a display error in multi-page terminal diagrams.
20.The order of terminal positions of the assigned terminal strip is now retained when copying/pasting or duplicating the terminals.

FluidDraw P6.0g 06/05/2019

1. The identification of sub-symbols was not assembled correctly in some cases.
2. The display of predefined page variables of pages with non-unique description was not always correct.
3. If an open project is modified by another application, a question appears asking if the file should be reloaded. The project in progress is previously saved with the file extension ".bak".
4. Pneumatic and hydraulic T-distributors now have the "User-defined" designation rule instead of "Free input".
5. Renumbering projects sometimes did not work.
6. For modular products, regardless of the setting "Insert symbols with type attribute", the order code is always inserted as a text attribute.
7. In the properties dialog of several selected objects, the category "General" was not always available.
8. In the properties dialog of several selected T-distributors, interruptions/potentials and electrical connections, the possible selection of representations is restricted analogously.
9. When interactively changing the cell widths/heights in reports/tables the function is reversed while the Shift key is pressed; By default, the entire table size is changed instead of changing the neighboring cell.
10. When selecting a silencer or blanking plug in the properties dialog of several selected connectors, now it is possible to specify whether the associated terminator should appear in the parts list and the labels should be displayed.
11. The order code resolution now works non case sensitive.
12. Accelerates updating the project and object tree view.
13. Accelerates loading and saving projects with many unplaced objects.
14. For some projects, unused files "unplaced *.circ" were not deleted.
15. In the project window, a page preview is displayed as a tooltip. This can be switched off under "Options/Display".
16. The default file names or names of new project pages (noname*) are numbered consecutively, regardless of the page number.
17. Files with special national characters in the file name sometimes could not be opened.


FluidDraw 6.0f 05/17/2019


1. The window list in the ribbon menu now contains a sheet preview.
2. The first time the program starts, the system language will be set
 (if available) for FluidDraw.
3. The ribbon menu can now also be scrolled with the mouse wheel when the cursor is on the ribbon menu elements.
4. Some valve terminals have not been assembled correctly.
5. When inserting components without a symbol, the associated text now has the labeling rule "User-defined" instead of "Free input" if a part number is assigned.
6. Fixes an error when cutting out grouped objects.
7. Prevents dialogs from being opened in invisible positions and the program seems frozen.
8. "Insert symbols with type attribute" works now again.
9. Fittings and silencers are now sub-objects of those components to which they are directly connected.
10. Grapchical representation of external supply for the configurable valves corrected.
11. Configurable valves extended by pilot exhaust air (with and without connection).
12. BOM view and BOMs from version 5 take into account the global objects.
13. The dialogs of the configurable valves and cylinders show descriptions of the function in the selection boxes and as a tooltip.
14. Silencers and blind plugs have by default the marking option "Hide common components".
15. Editing the labeling of child objects within an evaluation was sometimes not interpreted correctly.
16. For several selected objects, a submenu with a preview of the components will appear (as in the jumps to references), below this will be the individual entries for the online services.
17. With the selection "All objects" selected, elements within groups can be marked with a mouse click.
18. The zoom factor was not displayed correctly on high-DPI monitors.
19. Access to the Festo online shopping basket stopped working due to a server-side TLS changeover.
20. The level of the terminals can now optionally be displayed with the designation.
21. The terminal level can now be selected when inserting several terminals and in the common properties.
22. The order of the project folders can be changed in the project tree with drag & drop while holding down the Ctrl key. You can also move the selected sheet or folder one position up or down while holding down the Ctrl key and the "Cursor up / down" key.
23. When editing the "Description" within an evaluation, the changed value was sometimes not accepted.

FluidDraw 6.0e 04/05/2019


1. Selection of multiple objects with enabled selection „connectors“ was sometimes very slow.
2. Memory leak fixed.
3. The 30-day test version could sometimes not re-open saved files.
4. When exporting reports and tables, no additional separator is output at the end of the line.
5. In reports, the new properties "Object type" (object-type) and "Drawing layer" (drawing-layer) are available for evaluation and filtering.
6. In reports, the "Connector type" (connector-type) and the "Page" (page) are available for evaluation of connectors. The page is also available for conduction lines.
7. When evaluating connectors, now the outputted identification consists of the component identification and the connector identification. The individual identification of the connector is available via the new property "Connector identification" (connector-designation).
8. When the page of a component is displayed in an report, the complete designation consisting of sheet number and designation is now output.
9. An error has been fixed that sometimes the set value of a filter criterion was not accepted directly.

FluidDraw P6.0d 03/20/2019


1. When inserting potentials and interruptions, you can specify in advance whether an associated label is to be displayed.

2. Designation of potentials and interruptions now correctly react under "Selection" to "Component designation" instead of "Attribute texts".

3. Straight lines could sometimes not be selected.

4. The editing of parts lists and reports did not work for some characters assigned as keyboard shortcuts.

5. Some predefined standard shortcuts were not always executed correctly.

6. When importing version 4 circuit diagrams, mirrored circular arcs were sometimes not correctly displayed.

7. The ribbon now contains a list of currently open windows.

FluidDraw P6.0c 03/11/2019


1. Undo/Redo sometimes had no effect on cable and terminal strip assignments.

2. The symbol preview of „insert from Festo catalog“ was not always refreshed correctly.

3. Project templates were sometimes not treated correctly when added to „manage templates“ manually.

4. Designation rules as well as connector properties can be edited in the „common properties“ dialog.

5. Multiple connectors can be selected in order to edit their properties at the same time.

6. Supplied extract from the Festo Product Catalog has been updated.

7. New drawing frames can be created directly from within the management dialog.

8. Paper size is considered when distributing valve terminals to multiple pages.

9. New connector fitting is available for pneumatic connectors in addition to blind plugs and silencers.

10. Sometimes, unnecessary global objects were created when inserting objects from catalog.

11. Newly created custom title blocks could not be opened again.

12. Some template folder paths were not stored correctly.

Version 6.0b 02/21/2019

1. In the options dialog, the default font can be chosen from a drop-down list.
2. When resetting to defaults, the preview in the manage templates dialog did not work.
3. Terminal strips and cables were deleted from projects even if they were still referenced.
4. Fixes an error when editing several terminals in the common object properties dialog.

Version 6.0a 02/15/2019


1. Suppresses an error message regarding database access to the Festo catalog at program startup. 2. The ribbon menus (ribbons) can be customized by configuration dialog. 3. Custom menu shortcuts can be assigned to the menu commands. 4. The file verification of encrypted files did not work properly 5. Drawing frames that contain attribute names with certain special characters have not been saved correctly. 6. Prevents accidental overwriting of the supplied drawing frames. 7. When the context menu is opened by right-clicking, the underlying object is selected, if no other objects are already selected. 8. The selection of the default translation table in the options dialog now works correctly. 9. When inserting components from the Festo catalog, order codes can now also be entered manually. 10. Program texts for different languages corrected and added. 11. Changes in the template dialog were not applied if no file was selected. 12. The last project was loaded at program start even if FluidDraw had previously been closed without an open project. 13. When folding marks were switched on, the page division was incorrectly positioned. 14. The manual page division was sometimes not adopted if the drawing frame was changed in a parent node. 15. Fixes an error when exporting DXF polylines. 16. Version 5 custom drawing frames are displayed by default in the template dialog. In addition, frame files in CIRC format as well as any projects can be imported as drawing frames. 17. When inserting symbols into user libraries, the uniqueness of the symbol name is now checked. 18. When deleting or renaming symbols in user libraries, it is now checked if there is a reference in the corresponding user database. 19. Editing project templates from the managing dialog is now possible. 20. Parts lists that contain global objects were sometimes not updated. 21. Global objects of valve terminals or maintenance units were not automatically deleted when the sub-objects were deleted. 22. For the ident code expansion, the parent object was sometimes not set correctly. 23. The settings for warnings and automatic connection can now also be set for hydraulic connections. 24. In the options dialog, the preview windows for objects and pages in the object browser can be switched off. 25. Fixes an error in the context menu of the template dialog. 26. The default path for single files of version 5 can now be set in the options dialog. 27. Resetting the single-digit reference designation did not work. 28. Page attributes and predefined page-specific variables were sometimes not updated correctly. 29. Images in table cells are now behind the grid lines. 30. When converting a single Version 5 page to the new format, sometimes the original file did not close properly.

Version 6.0 vom 22.11.2018