With 9.12.3, BCF Live Connector comes with a freshly updated UI to improve usability:
- Viewpoints have been relocated from the bottom of Live Issue Details to the top for easy access.
- Communication has been renamed to Comments.
- Coordination values, Comments and Components are now shown in their own tabs in Live Issue Details view.
- Zoom functionality has been added to viewpoints in Live Issue Details view.
- Arrow navigation added to viewpoints.
- Scroll bar and search tool is shown when there are numerous values in Coordination tab and Filter.
- Sorting issues according to Sync Status and Link columns is now possible.
- Conflict Resolution dialog has been improved, and is no longer shown for offline local changes.
- Laggy behavior experienced with large SMC projects in combination with the Link-column in BCF Live View has been greatly improved.
- Projects list is now sorted alphabetically and case-insensitive.
- Thumbnail size control has been added to resize viewpoints in BCF Live thumbnail view.
- Issue title and Index number are shown at the bottom of the thumbnail in BCF Live view.
- All buttons in Live Issue Details view's Coordination tab are sorted in alphabetical order.
- All buttons in BCF Live view's Filter dialog are sorted in alphabetical order.
- It is now possible to filter according to creation and modification date.
Solibri Developer Platform
- Added support to get component information which allows custom views and custom rules to easily use custom information.
- Added support for Constructive Solid Geometry (CSG) operations.
- Added support for Result decision state.
- Enumeration Parameters now return actual data value instead of display value.
- Parking rule specification document has been updated.
Changes to resources
- COBie UK Resources updated to v3.4.40 to take into account Uniclass 2015 January 2021 table updates.
- Categorized classifications are sorted before uncategorized classifications.
- Global Z coordinate value are shown in Info view and the same can be used in Filters and ITO as well.
- Layer and Geometry Information are now shown for IfcTransportElements.
- Fixed an issue where fully transparent parts are shown as opaque.
- Resolved an issue with distance between two components giving wrong results.
- Resolved an issue where support for property references in custom rules were not working.
- Resolved an issue where curtain walls and slabs shows incorrectly in certain models.
- Fixed an issue with Mark As Ready button changing size after sync in Live Issue Details view.
- Fixed an issue with selected issue counts were not cleared after removing issues in Live issue Details view.
- Resolved an issue where global X, Y, and Z- coordinate values were indicated incorrectly as 0 when the object did not have geometry.
- Resolved an issue where BCF Live connector was failing to export viewpoint in some cases (related to duplicate components).
- Resolved an issue where it was (incorrectly) possible to add the same components multiple times in the Live Issue Details view.
- Resolved an issue where location and snapshot from an existing (selected) issue were copied to newly created issue.
- Resolved an issue where certain types beams were incorrectly displayed.
BCF Live filtering
Currently, not all server vendors support filtering fully:
- Aconex, and Trimble Connect: No filtering support.
- StreamBIM: No support for filtering according to creation and modification dates.